The Bull Og

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I'm impressed with Laszlo/OpenLaszlo but by the time you teach engineers the required markup and corresponding attributes to render forms correctly, why not just teach them CSS? I know the answer to my own question (portability) but as I sat in a session for hands-on exposure to OpenLaszlo, I couldn't help but marvel at the amount of syntax one would have to know in order to implement a non-trivial application. It looks like ColdFusion.

That having been said, a Laszlo representative did a demo for at their Laszlo booth. Did you know that Click-Shirt is powered by OpenLaslzo? Slick interface!!!

And, they used (maybe even coined?) today's second new buzzword of the day:

Webtop
A modular way to deploy multiple RIA/AJAX applications