Ajax stands for "Asynchronous Javascript and XML".

What AJAX seems to be is a way to use javascript without actually learning or writing javascript, or at least not very much javascript.

Browser dependent javascript idiosyncracies are transparently handled by a good ajax package.

Ajax is a way of getting interaction into web pages without continual page refreshes. This is my view of things as I lauch into learning this new technology.

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Ajax notes / tom@mmto.org