Posts Tagged ‘xulrunner’

Third Party iPhone Apps

Apple is said to be wrestling with the idea of allowing third party apps. In reality they are deciding if they should aid developers. I think it’s pretty clear there will be hacks to get third party software on there. The question is if Apple will bless the efforts or not. Come on Steve… release […]

Open Source Joost

You all know about Joost (formerly “The Venice Project”) by now right? You know it’s based on XULRunner right? Well it’s using a ton of open source stuff, and it displays it rather proudly. You can see it all by visiting their open source site. They use a lot of open source.

The Venice Project

I got an invite to the much-talked-about Venice Project a few weeks ago, and managed to take it for a spin a few times. GigaOm among others like Engadget and BusinessWeek have also mentioned it. A few noteworthy things: It’s running on Mozilla’s XULRunner! Confirmed by Allan Beaufour. Video quality is extremely good, and buffering […]

XULrunner vs. Dashboard

Daniel Glazman says: Forget Konfabulator, forget Dashboard, forget Tcl/Tk. XULrunner will kill them all. As usual, it’s not planned to kill them. It’ll be just a side effect of the existence of XULrunner. I agree, but with an exception. Konfabulator, and Dashboard have much better management of widgets than XULrunner appears to have (I’ve yet […]

XUL Runner First Impressions

Downloaded XUL Runner (mentioned a while back) today to just check it out, and have a few notes. I’m not bashing anyone or the project. They are just things that I feel are incorrect, could be better, places for improvement. It’s not even at it’s first production release. Takes most products several releases to get […]

XUL Runner

I wanted to comment on this the day I got back from vacation, but have been busy. Way to cool! I can’t wait to get a chance to play with this. I’m hoping a few things happen when this step is done: Simple IDE – And I really do mean simple. Start with Composer/NVU as […]