Flash -vs- Applets
joecr at linuxmail.org
Wed Nov 15 16:06:12 MST 2006
Hill, Greg wrote:
> I still hate both of them (Flash and Java applets). Ajax is fine if
> it's used properly (as in, it only affects small sections of the page,
> not the entire page). It's overused in many cases, though. Flash is
> fine for animation (a la Homestarrunner.com), you know, the thing for
> which it was designed. Anything beyond that is annoying. I'm not sure
> why Java's open-sourcedness would make applets any less annoying.
The only real problem I have with www.homestarrunner.com is they use
flash for the navigation.
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