This book is designed to acquaint non-techies with the “need-to-know” technical aspects of Internet applications. There will always be a back end, a debugging methodology, and security concerns, so the concepts in this book will never be rendered obsolete no matter how rapid the evolution of the technologies.

There it is. You are now initiated into some of the deepest secrets of web applications. You have become familiar with the terminology, events, and requirements called into play by an Internet startup. Next time you find yourself in a business meeting that touches on some technical aspects of your company’s latest web application ...

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