[uf-rest] AHAH and AJAX

Ryan King ryan at technorati.com
Fri Nov 18 13:34:28 PST 2005

On Nov 18, 2005, at 1:25 PM, Tantek Çelik wrote:
> On 11/18/05 1:23 PM, "Ryan King" <ryan at technorati.com> wrote:
>> On Nov 18, 2005, at 12:18 PM, Larry Staton Jr. wrote:
>>> On 11/18/05, Dr. Ernie Prabhakar <drernie at opendarwin.org> wrote:
>>>> I finally had time to look at this -- very cool!  You are  
>>>> probably be
>>>> the first ahah-enabled site on the web!
>>> Thanks, Ernie. I suspect more sites will implement ahah in the
>>> near-future as it seems much easier to implement than AJAX.
>> Actually, a lot of sites that supposedly use AJAX actually already
>> use AHAH (see technorati.com).
> So is AHAH then just a particular flavor of AJAX?

In common usage, yes. Like all good acronymns, AJAX quick transcended  
its derivation.

Ryan King
ryan at technorati.com

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