Thursday, December 9th, 2010

New Version of qooxdoo out the door. v1.3 == New Features, v1.2.2 == Bug Fixes

Category: Qooxdoo

The Open Source JavaScript framework qooxdoo just shipped two new releases 1.2.2 and 1.3. While the first one is a regular bugfix release, the latter one includes substantial improvements across almost the entire range of the framework. Some highlights of the 1.3 release: New virtual List widget to visualize even huge data sets with supports Read the rest…

Posted by Rey Bango at 11:43 am

3.1 rating from 8 votes

Friday, December 18th, 2009

The Maturation of a Framework; qooxdoo reaches 1.0

Category: Qooxdoo

From the moment I saw qooxdoo, I felt they had an excellent & very polished set of functionality as well as insanely rich UI controls but I never took the time to look at the commitment that the team had put into this project. So when qooxdoo project lead Andreas Ecker buzzed me to tell Read the rest…

Posted by Rey Bango at 8:27 pm

4 rating from 65 votes

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2009

Qooxdoo 0.8.3; New widgets, layouts, and utilities

Category: Qooxdoo

Qooxdoo has a new 0.8.3 release that includes a lot: New Form Handling Unified Selection API Advanced Data Binding New FlowLayout New FlashWidget New ThemedIframe Global Error Handling and more … Take a look at the detailed release notes to learn more, and then have a play in the playground to see it at work.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:48 am

4.1 rating from 66 votes

Tuesday, April 7th, 2009

Qooxdoo Jumps into Taskspeed FTW (on IE)

Category: Performance, Qooxdoo

The Qooxdoo gang have created tests for Taskspeed with some surprising results: On IE qooxdoo is by far the fastest framework. Across browsers and frameworks, qooxdoo gained the highest ranks on all versions of IE (i.e. 6, 7 and 8), and made its lowest mark coming out third on Firefox 3.0. This exceptional IE performance Read the rest…

Posted by Ben Galbraith at 9:19 am

4 rating from 67 votes

Tuesday, March 10th, 2009

Qooxdoo Inspector and 0.8.2 Release

Category: Qooxdoo, Utility

Andreas Ecker from the Qooxdoo team wrote to us about the recent 0.8.2 release, which includes a bunch of good stuff, including: * Inspector, a cross-browser debugging tool a la Firebug * Tons of improvements and bugfixes over the previous version * Tested for all common browsers, including betas like IE8 * Optimized packaging and Read the rest…

Posted by Ben Galbraith at 6:00 am
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4 rating from 37 votes

Monday, March 9th, 2009

Big qooxdoo Update: Live Debugging, Sizzle, Data-Binding

Category: Qooxdoo

qooxdoo 0.8.2 was released last Friday with a some big enhancements, the two most prominent being the new live debugging Inspector application and the integration of John Resig’s Sizzle selector engine into the framework: This release was originally planned as a smaller Bugfix release but at least two features go way beyond just bug fixing. Read the rest…

Posted by Rey Bango at 11:58 am

3.8 rating from 46 votes

Tuesday, December 23rd, 2008

Qooxdoo 0.8.1 and Playground

Category: JavaScript, Qooxdoo

Following close up on the 0.8 release, the Qooxdoo team wrote in to let us know about their new 0.8.1 release: It’s a maintenance and bug fix release, with 250+ bugs fixed, but also some interesting novelties especially on the tooling and application side. Among the interesting changes is a first step towards a new Read the rest…

Posted by Ben Galbraith at 10:44 am
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3.6 rating from 36 votes

Thursday, January 17th, 2008

Qooxdoo 0.7.3 Release

Category: Qooxdoo

Quooxdoo 0.7.3 has been released, and although it is primarily a maintenance release, they did sneak it: Cross-browser logging features based on Firebug Lite A source-code validation utility similar to JSLint, executed by a simple “make lint” Re-worked feedreader to demonstrate best practices for application development Early preview of the next-generation build tool generator2. The Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:43 am

3.9 rating from 34 votes

Tuesday, September 11th, 2007

Qooxdoo Tech Talk Presentation

Category: JavaScript, Library, Qooxdoo

The first of our recorded sessions from The Ajax Experience (East coast coming!) is now live. You can view the presentation on qooxdoo, with Andreas Ecker, Project Lead of qooxdoo and Derrell Lipman, qooxdoo Team Member. qooxdoo is a comprehensive and innovative Open Source JavaScript framework. In this session, you’ll learn how to leverage qooxdoo Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:48 am

3.8 rating from 38 votes