WARNING: This page is archived and not updated. Please bear in mind any information may be incorrect and any code may not work. Use at your own risk.
James Gardner: Home > Blog > 2007 > Google Gears

Google Gears

Posted:2007-05-31 15:01
Tags:Web

Google today launched a new product called Google Gears which is an open source plugin available for Firefox, IE and others which enables pages to store data offline via a simple API. It uses an SQLite database for the storage and has a sync API.

It provides a half-way house between full desktop applications like Joyent Slingshot and XULRunner and traditional web applications.

(view source)

James Gardner: Home > Blog > 2007 > Google Gears