You probably picked up this book because of the buzzwords Ajax, REST, and patterns. You will probably read this introduction and skim through the pages. But I want to stop you from skimming through the pages, at least for a moment. I want you to read this introduction and then decide whether you want to buy the book.
Here are the things you need to know about Ajax:
Ajax is an acronym, and the ramifications of the acronym are immense.
We are at the beginning of building the next generation of web applications.
You are still reading, and that means I still have your interest, which is a good thing. ...