Need for a Richer Browser

Jon Udell writes: “We clearly need more advanced widgetry to help us deal with a range of data types and to guide us through sophisticated interaction scenarios. In some cases, this machinery will be deployed using one or another flavor of pure RIA (rich Internet applications). Hitting the sweet spot will require hybrid applications that leverage the simplicity, familiarity, and general-purpose utility of the browser, while using RIA technologies selectively where they can deliver the most bang for the buck.”

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Rajesh Jain

An Entrepreneur based in Mumbai, India.