Sunday, October 22nd, 2006

Dojo 0.4 Release Upon Us

Category: Announcements, Dojo

The Dojo team is eyeing a full release for Tuesday at The Ajax Experience (a lot of the team will be here!). Today they put out which will probably be the final release candidate, so baring any issues in testing we will be ready. Dojo 0.4 Features GFX Library Internationalization infrastructure dojo.debug.console: console logger, improved Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:45 pm

3.9 rating from 32 votes

Friday, October 20th, 2006

ASP.NET Ajax Beta Released

Category: .NET, Announcements

Scott Guthrie of Microsoft announced the first beta release of the new ASP.NET Ajax framework (formerly Atlas). There are some significant changes including: $() is now $get(): This means that you can play nice with libraries such as prototype. It is really interesting that Microsoft took this step instead of saying “screw it. why should Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 1:14 pm
1 Comment

3.7 rating from 38 votes

Thursday, October 19th, 2006

Backbase Struts Edition

Category: Announcements

Java folk. Still writing Struts applications and want to spice them up with some Ajax? Backbase has released a Struts edition that tries to help you out: The Struts Edition provides a comprehensive AJAX development framework to ajaxify Struts-based applications. It combines the richness of AJAX on the client with the maturity of Struts on Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:53 am

3 rating from 13 votes

Wednesday, October 18th, 2006

IE 7 Released

Category: Announcements, Browsers, IE

If you have not been playing with an early release to test your sites, maybe now is the time. IE 7 has been released to the wild and you can download it here. The first word came from the IEBlog: Today we released Internet Explorer 7 for Windows XP. I encourage everyone to download the final Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:34 pm

3.7 rating from 19 votes

Thursday, October 12th, 2006

OnForce Ajax Server Monitor

Category: Announcements, Utility

OnForce has released an initial release of an Ajax Server Monitor. There are two components, the Ajax Server Monitor, which displays real-time CPU, memory, and MySQL server data, and the COMET System Command Streamer, which pulls output directly from normal system commands to the browser. The software is currently working in PHP 5, with the Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:42 am

4.1 rating from 25 votes

Instantiations GWT Designer

Category: Announcements, GWT

Googles GWT toolkit came flying out of the gates. We instantly saw interest, and many components were getting created. It fit the need of the “I am a Java developer but I don’t want to learn JavaScript” profile. Vendors are getting behind GWT too. One example is the new GWT Designer from Instantations: GWT Designerâ„¢ Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:20 am

4 rating from 33 votes

Tuesday, October 10th, 2006

Helmi Technologies releases Open Source Java Ajax Platform

Category: Announcements

Helmi Technologies launched “its beta Open Source RIA Platform for creating enterprise-class AJAX RIAs”. The platform is in the style of “you will not need to learn JavaScript”. Instead, Java developers stay in Java land, put their hands over their ears and shout LA LA LA LA. The Helmi Open Source RIA Platform allows Java Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:33 am

2.9 rating from 38 votes

Monday, October 2nd, 2006

TIBCO GI 3.2: Open sourced, and Firefoxed

Category: Announcements, JavaScript, TIBCO, Toolkit

TIBCO has made a big announcement today. They have unveiled TIBCO General Interfaceâ„¢ version 3.2, beta edition which will provide developers with an open source licensing option and newly added functionality including support for Firefox 1.5. There are also other new features such as: New Matrix control: Grids and Lists, Trees, Tree-Grids and Tree-Lists, Built-in Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:02 am

3.7 rating from 45 votes