Wednesday, August 2nd, 2006

Securing Access to Ajax Proxy Servers

Category: Java, Security

A little over a week ago, we linked to a blog by Sun Ajax guru Greg Murray (creator of jMaki) discussing his small Ajax server-side proxy framework for Java, called (creatively enough) XmlHttpProxy. Greg’s back with a new blog discussing five different options for securing server-side Ajax proxy servers: 1. Token Based Restriction – Limit Read the rest…

Posted by Ben Galbraith at 11:33 pm
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Build an RSS Feed Reader using Ajax and PHP

Category: Ajax, PHP, Programming

ScratchProjects.com has posted both Part one and Part two in a new tutorial series, this time with a focus on creating a RSS feed reader by combining PHP and Ajax. In Part one they lay the foundation, explaining how the tutorial will work, what the parts are, and what the parts do. Then, it’s on Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 9:56 am
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A Primer on Microsoft Atlas

Category: Atlas, Tutorial

So you’ve been reading up on the boatload of Ajax solutions out there and, with the countless number, it hard to keep track sometimes. A little while back, Microsoft tossed their own hat into the ring with Atlas, an offering to make life easier for ASP.NET users to get in on the Ajax fun. But Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:34 am
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2.8 rating from 54 votes

Tuesday, August 1st, 2006

PHPClasses.org Ajax Upgrade

Category: PHP, Usability

PHPClasses.org, a useful tool for locating PHP classes, has upgraded its search. There are a couple of Ajax goodies. Search results appear as a set of tabs – Packages, Reviews, Forum, etc, and the results for each tab are obtained via remote calls. Likewise for result pagination. There’s also a Suggestion/Auto-Completion feature in the search Read the rest…

Posted by Michael Mahemoff at 8:54 pm
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3 rating from 36 votes

Surveying open-source AJAX toolkits

Category: Articles, Toolkit

In this new article from InfoWorld today, they look around the web and take stock of some of the more well-developed, strong Ajax toolkits around – six to be exact – and give an overview of them all. If you want to add AJAX to the magic collection of buzzwords supported by your Web site Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 5:50 pm
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2.6 rating from 31 votes

Simple Ajax Quiz using Atlas

Category: Atlas, Tutorial

Been wondering how to get Atlas and Ajax to play nicely together, but just don’t know how to get started? Well, this quick tutorial might be a good place to start. They show (complete with code) how to create a simple quiz for your site. As my first article on Code Project, I’d like to Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 11:06 am
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Cross Domain XHR with Dojo

Category: Dojo

The Dojo Toolkit can now do cross domain XHR using an iframe proxy. There is detailed documentation here thanks to James Burke. Example < View plain text > javascript dojo.require("dojo.io.*"); dojo.require("dojo.io.XhrIframeProxy");   dojo.io.bind({     iframeProxyUrl: "http://some.domain.com/path/to/xip_server.html",     url: "http:/some.domain.com/path/to/api",     load: function(type, data, evt, kwArgs){         /* do stuff Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:53 am
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3.4 rating from 33 votes

BJAX with Greasemonkey in Firefox and IE

Category: Examples, Firefox, IE

On the heels of my post about BJAX (Browser Extensions plus AJAX), I received a flood of requests asking for an example of how to build such an extension. In response, I’ve put together a Greasemonkey script that demonstrates how to add a simple Ajax widget to a third party web page. The example isn’t Read the rest…

Posted by Dietrich Kappe at 9:07 am
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Rich Internet to Soon Replace Static Pages

Category: Articles, Web20

According to the new article on the Tekrati.com site today, ZapThink is suggesting that rich internet applications based around the technologies of Ajax, Flash and Java will be replacing any and all static web sites/applications and portals. Demand for Rich Internet Applications (RIAs) and more sophisticated user interaction is increasing dramatically, and enterprise spending on Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:43 am
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3.2 rating from 21 votes

CSS: The Tech Ajax Forgot

Category: Ajax, CSS

The shifting sands of time can make people forget things, things they once knew and loved, things they couldn’t live without….things important to Ajax too. Michael Mahemoff reminds us of one such thing in his new post – CSS. CSS is as important to Ajax as Asynchrony and XMLHttpRequest. Which is to say, it’s very Read the rest…

Posted by Chris Cornutt at 8:24 am
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