Web Socket Protocol

Web Socket is a new protocol, standardised in RFC 6455, attempting to bring the best features of HTTP & TCP together.  More specifically, it aims at being Connected & full-duplex (as TCP), allowing server to call-back clients and universal (as HTTP). This wasn’t done without pain.  Web Socket has a non-trivial handshake process, done over … More Web Socket Protocol

Microsoft’s jQuery contributions as official plug-ins

A quick note about Microsoft’s contributions to jQuery (namely XYZ):  they are now official plug-ins! We’ve read several months ago about the contributions of Microsoft to jQuery, that is, Globalization, Templates and Data Linking. Those plug-ins bring a programming model relatively close to Microsoft WPF (or Silverlight) but quite in line with jQuery.  It also … More Microsoft’s jQuery contributions as official plug-ins