Editor’s Note: This article sure is a popular one! The Fetch API is now available in browsers and makes cross-origin requests easier than ever. Check out this Hacks post or the link above to learn more. XMLHttpRequest is used within many Ajax libraries, but till the release of browsers such as Firefox 3.5 and Safari […]
This is a screencast of a demo that I gave at the open video conference in NYC on June 19th, 2009. The demo itself was created by the ever wonderful Paul Rouget. Download .ogv or .mp4 version. A version hosted on blip.tv.
This demo is by Olli Pettay (smaug) with help from Austin King. A common limitation on the web today has been a rich file upload widget for web applications. Many sites use Flash or a desktop helper applications to improve the experience of uploading files. Firefox 3.5 bridges one of these gaps allowing a better […]