Archive for October, 2011

Intel’s Parallel Extensions for JavaScript

Intel’s Parallel Extensions for JavaScript

| October 8, 2011 | Comments (0)

Intel’s Parallel Extensions for JavaScript, code named River Trail, hooks into on-chip vector extensions to improve performance of Web applications. Details of Intel’s attempt to get on the JavaScript juggernaut emerged last month at its developer event. The prototype JavaScript extension offered by Intel is intended to allow JavaScript apps to take advantage of modern parallel […]

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Adobe buys Nitobi

Adobe buys Nitobi

| October 5, 2011 | Comments (0)

As it kicked off its yearly developer event, Adobe announced that it had acquired Nitobi Software, maker of PhoneGap open source software for cross-platform mobile application building with HTML5 and JavaScript. In a blog, Nitobi CEO Andre Charland pledged to pursue donation of the PhoneGap code to the Apache Software Foundation ”to ensure open stewardship […]

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