Daniel Lemire is a computer science professor at the University of Quebec (Canada). His research is focused on software performance and data engineering. He is a techno-optimist.
Google Web Toolkit – Build AJAX apps in the Java language
There might be hope for Java after all. Google just published is AJAX-based web toolkit in Java. Cross-browser compatibility is a major pain with AJAX, but this toolkit solves it all. Or so says Google.