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Encyclopedia Of Molecular Biology Vol 1-4

ByBenjamin Grömer

If this all sounds eerily familiar, it’s because the same trick has been tried before. Several other technologies use a plug-in to stretch the bounds of the browser, including Java, ActiveX, Shockwave, and (most successfully) Adobe Flash. Although all these alternatives are still in use, none of them has become the single, dominant platform for rich web development. Many of them suffer from a number of problems, including installation headaches, poor development tools, and insufficient compatibility with the full range of browsers and operating systems. The only technology that’s been able to avoid these pitfalls is Flash, which boasts excellent crossplatform support and widespread adoption. However, Flash has only recently evolved from a spunky multimedia player into a set of dynamic programming tools. It still offers far less than a modern programming environment like .NET.

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Publication Date
Apr 23, 2018
Language
English
ISBN
9780244683009
Category
Computers & Technology
Copyright
All Rights Reserved - Standard Copyright License
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By (author): Benjamin Grömer

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PDF

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