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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RE: SMTP should be ditched as well..
by ghen on Fri 13th Nov 2009 08:00 UTC in reply to "SMTP should be ditched as well.."
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1) confirmation of delivery
--- you know if it was accessed and when - The occasional 'send message receipt' confirmation some current email clients provide you with is flaky and can easily be circumvented - this could not be.

And that's a wanted feature?
You must be one of those marketing guys!

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