This week's book giveaway is in the OO, Patterns, UML and Refactoring forum. We're giving away four copies of Refactoring for Software Design Smells: Managing Technical Debt and have Girish Suryanarayana, Ganesh Samarthyam & Tushar Sharma on-line! See this thread for details.
I would like to create "desktop" application that is started similarly as www.WebEx.com directly from web browser. Do you know what technology is employed into WebEx to achieve this goal in all web browsers (Internet Explorer, Safari, Fire fox) ? It is not simple Java Web Start. What are other options for me instead of JWS ?