A term for those cool new Google Apps: Ajax

Darren points to a cool article from Adaptive Path that gives a new term for the cool apps Google has been building lately: Ajax (Asynchronous Javascript and XML).

Sure, XMLHTTP async calls are something web developers have been doing for a while, but Google's "iPodded it"[1]. I'm looking forward to those Client Callbacks in Whidbey, especially if the Javascript is cross-browser.

Some cool graphics to tempt you over to the Adaptive Path article:

Adaptive Path has an  rss feed available, highly recommended:

[1] Oh, am I getting into the term coining excitement? Looks that way:
iPodd(ed) v: to leverage existing credibility and slick design to popularize an existing technology.


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