Stephen Downes

Knowledge, Learning, Community
Joel Spolsky serves up another hit, this time an insightful analysis of the future of Web 2.0 applications. In a nutshell: something like C for browsers, a pre-compiled framework that supports extended Javascript operations and runs in your browser. Yes, Javascript - not Java or any other 'sandbox' type language. And Google has two choices: be the company that makes this and gives it away, or be the company that is always playing catch up with its browser based applications.

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Stephen Downes Stephen Downes, Casselman, Canada
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Last Updated: Jul 03, 2022 4:40 p.m.