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Re: Yahoo! introduces mobile XForms

From: Erik Bruchez <ebruchez@orbeon.com>
Date: Tue, 8 Jan 2008 15:05:39 +0000
Cc: public-forms@w3.org, "www-forms@w3.org" <www-forms@w3.org>
Message-Id: <B3C66D3D-A3EA-4F67-82EC-1F88C6251805@orbeon.com>
To: "Steven Pemberton" <steven.pemberton@cwi.nl>

Here is the Yahoo! page of interest for developers:

   http://us.beta.mobile.yahoo.com/developers

And here is one of the interesting bits from the doc:

"Mobile Widgets support forms that allow users to send information  
back to a server. The language is based on XForms, which is more  
versatile
than the HTML forms many developers are familiar with."

You go Yahoo! ;-)

-Erik

On Jan 8, 2008, at 2:43 PM, Steven Pemberton wrote:

>
> "Admittedly, their marketing folks wouldn't describe it that way,  
> but essentially that's what was announced today. (documentation in  
> PDF format, closely related to what-used-to-be Konfabulator tech)  
> The press release talks about reaching "billions" of mobile  
> consumers; even if you don't put too much emphasis on press releases  
> (you shouldn't) it's still talking about serious use of and  
> commitment to XForms technology."
>
> http://dubinko.info/blog/2008/01/07/yahoo-introduces-mobile-xforms/
>

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