GWT developer community news
Bret Taylor, Product Manager
GWT developers have been energetic in the past few weeks. A few examples: Ryan Dewsbury created GWT-powered gpokr, a cool multiplayer no-limit Texas Hold’Em implementation with real-time chat. Our favorite office time-waster is Mark Roth ‘s GWT Hang Man. Another developer has also started work on a more ambitious photo-sharing site called myNetImages, built with GWT. Check out the GWT Site blog for a nice collection of links and information.
Some more great info and of course the links work on the Google blog for the things these guys created and some other great stuff made by the communnity further down in the original post which is a must read. I read somewhere that Google lets all its employees have one day a week to work on whatever they want. What a great concept
Google Checkout and AdWords
Gavin Chan, Associate Product Marketing Manager
We are seeing a lot of excitement and questions about how Google Checkout works with AdWords, so we thought we would answer some of them here. Here are a few of the more common questions we’re hearing:
You will have to click over if your interested in reading what he Gavin Chan has to say about the subject which I reccommend you do if your interested in Google Checkout and or Adwords
MTV HIghlights from the Google Video Blog
Highlight: MTV Networks
MTV Networks is an awesome global media company known for brands such as MTV, Nickelodeon, Comedy Central, and TV Land. Now on Google Video, you’ll be able to find your hot, cultural favorites such as Chappelle’s Show, Jackass, Punk’d, Laguna Beach, South Park, and Dora the Explorer.Be sure to click on the link to watch them all.
Blog Feeds Provide New Security Threat
Steve at Global Advanced Media askes How on his weblog are we going to fix this one? Just keep turing off java, flash and every other cool web service that makes the net great? I wonder if this is fixed with the new patch i will have to ask as question on the wordpress developers blog.Anyone reading this that thinks they know please comment with a source.
Britneys Blog is reporting the launch of Opera 9 I can not believe it is already out
Opera Software today released Opera 9, its newest Web browser for PCs. You can download it free in more than 25 languages for Windows, Mac, Linux and other platforms from www.opera.com. Opera 9 enhances the way you access, share and use online content by including innovative widgets – fun, small and useful Web programs – and support for BitTorrent, the popular file distribution technology. Even while adding these improvements, Opera 9 maintains the security and speed millions of Opera fans have come to expect.