Learn about the features that put Silverlight in direct competition with Adobe Flash, such as rich support for 2D drawing, animations, and media playback. Best of all, experience the plumbing of .NET and the design model of WPF through Silverlightall of the same .NET technology that developers use to design next-generation Windows applications.
The main focus of Pro Web 2.0 Application Development with GWT is an analysis of a full-fledged Web 2.0 application called GWT College Bound. This book is for people who are looking to get beyond small proof-of-concept sample applications and want to see what the guts of a full-fledged GWT application should look like.
Pro Zend Framework Techniques provides a clear guide to building a custom content management system (CMS) with the Zend Framework, showing how to utilize the many different aspects of the framework as part of the process.
While Web 2.0 was about data, Web 3.0 is about knowledge and information. Scripting Intelligence: Web 3.0 Information Gathering and Processing offers the reader Ruby scripts for intelligent information management in a Web 3.0 environment.