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[_] Application UI Technology

Andy Gale ajgale at
Thu Dec 31 16:04:57 GMT 2009

On Thu, Dec 31, 2009 at 3:36 PM, Philip Coombes
<philip.coombes at> wrote:
> Hi all and a Happy New Year also!
> I am about to get involved in a project that will have a user interface
> to a server back-end. Normally I would do this using regular xhtml, css
> and javascript (with mootools) but in this case it may not be the most
> appropriate as there will probably need to be several quite custom
> controls needed and the target audience will be of the more traditional
> type who would be expecting a standalone application.

Have a look at Adobe Air. It's all the rage and apparently also quite
nice to develop with.

Andy Gale