The Swiss government has been seeking for years to convince the Japanese of the benefits of a bilateral trade accord. Japan is Switzerland's third-largest trade partner after the United States and the European Union. There seems to be
behind achieving free trade agreements
with the USA
now with Japan.
Functionality currently still covered by Web Crossing Express will move towards James. Whitebeam, Flash and the new OpenLaszlo are the other ideal candidates for further integration.
"Customers are calling for integrated software solutions that enable them to create, manage and deliver a wide range of compelling content and applications from documents and images to audio and video,"
said Bruce Chizen, chief executive officer of Adobe.
"By combining our powerful development, authoring and collaboration software along with the complementary functionality of PDF and Flash Adobe has the opportunity to bring this vision to life with an industry-defining technology platform.
Safari 1.3 supports HTML editing, both at the Objective-C WebKit API level and using contenteditable and designMode in a Web page. The new Mail app in Tiger uses WebKit for message composition. You can write apps that make use of WebKit's editing technology and deploy them on Panther and Tiger.
The DOM Exposed
The entire level 2 DOM has been exposed a public API in Objective-C. This means various holes have been filled in Safari's DOM level 2 support. In addition to exposing the DOM to Objective-C, the JS objects that wrap DOM objects can also be accessed from Objective-C, allowing you to examine and edit the JS objects themselves to inject properties onto them that can then be accessed from your Web page.
Safari 1.3 on Panther now supports XSLT. 10.3.9 includes libxslt, and Safari uses this excellent library to handle XSLT processing instructions it encounters in Web pages.
"Recognize that the user interface complexity is usually an order of magnitude more complex then the complexity in the problem domain. Don't brush it under the carpet in favor of getting a perfect model of the problem domain. Usually modeling the business problem is, in fact, much easier than modeling the sophistication that eventually gets kludged into the interface facing the humans." from
guidelines when building web applications
at moving in the right direction by negotiating a free trade agreement with the USA. After all, we're not a member of the EU for reasons. One of them being Freihandelsneutralität - a new chapter in the concept of
Update: 10.06.2005, 17:05 -
Swiss aim to start free-trade talks with US
. The government has charged the economics ministry with initiating dialogue with the United States aimed at concluding a bilateral free-trade agreement. Economics Minister Joseph Deiss will travel to Washington next month for exploratory discussions.
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