12 Sep 2011

Google's Ta Da Moments

Over at Technology at Burningbird:

Google has become all that is arrogant conceit. It believes it can do anything better than anyone else. It has dropped any pretense of seemingly wanting to work with others, and pretends its work is open, as long as it "gives" it all away when it's finished.

Google has created a replacement for HTTP (SPDY), RDF and semantics (schema.org and Microdata), a video format (WebM), WebP a new image format, and is now about to release its replacement for JavaScript: Dart.

And then there's the continuing saga of HTML5.