From time to time we will be featuring What Was Not Said, in which we, in the spirit of the Jon Stewart and the Daily Show, fill in the blanks creatively in an interview of some industry notable. In our inaugural edition we feature Charles Fitzgerald, Microsofts general manager for platform technologies in his remarks from the CNET story – Microsoft gets hip to AJAX.
Here is what Charles said:
Here is what Charles could have easily added:
“But then Firefox, Google Mail and Yahoo Flickr changed all that. So now we are back in, keeping our finger in the AJAX business pot. We are making sure we can put our proprietary stamp on the direction it takes. Atlas, our latest take on AJAX, will be grafted onto Visual Studio 2005 and ASP.NET. Cant discuss what it exactly will be – but think of it in the grand, “polluting-the-standard” tradition of J++ and J#.”