Ajax in English

Been hearing a lot about Ajax lately? This one doesn’t clean household products. It stands for asynchronous Javascript and XML. Actually, XML is not required in the Ajax approach. Been to Google Maps? You’ve been exposed to Ajax. It’s nothing that requires an antidote.

I’ve posted a new article in the InformIT Web Design Reference Guide that explains what it is and provides links to examples. It’s everywhere … thanks to the folks at Adaptive Path. The company didn’t create the process, but rather brought it to the forefront. [ Read more… ]

Ajax isn’t a technology. It’s really several technologies, each flourishing in its own right, coming together in powerful new ways.