Linked by Kroc Camen on Thu 12th Nov 2009 19:30 UTC
Google Google have created a new HTTP-based protocol "SPDY" (pronounced "Speedy") to solve the problem of the client-server latency with HTTP. "We want to continue building on the web's tradition of experimentation and optimization, to further support the evolution of websites and browsers. So over the last few months, a few of us here at Google have been experimenting with new ways for web browsers and servers to speak to each other, resulting in a prototype web server and Google Chrome client with SPDY support."
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BallmerKnowsBest
Member since:
2008-06-02

In the page, they are again asking for community work on this. They have reached a point where ........


So you'd rather that Google closed the code and released it as part of a proprietary product instead? Interesting approach to open source advocacy.

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FunkyELF Member since:
2006-07-26

So you'd rather that Google closed the code and released it as part of a proprietary product instead? Interesting approach to open source advocacy.


Or even worse, completing the product in-house without any feedback and then releasing it as open source.

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