Fresh from the Labs: Google Gears

Fresh from the Labs: Google Gears. Google takes a bold step in offering an application that will enable web applications to work offline. I can’t wait to see it in action…

Google Gears (BETA) is an open source browser extension that enables web applications to provide offline functionality using following JavaScript APIs: Store and serve application resources locally; Store data locally in a fully-searchable relational database; Run asynchronous Javascript to improve application responsiveness.

The Legend of Bo

The Legend of Bo. I was a huge Bo Jackson fan growing up. This article reminded me as to why I liked him as much as I did: he was a great guy who did amazing things on the field, and never let it get to his head. (via Jeff Croft)