> http://ln.hixie.ch/?start=1111339822&count=1
> 
> "And now everyone is talking about Ajax as if it's some sort of new
> technology, despite the fact that people have been using it for years."

Having implemented similar stuff myself at work 5 years ago I have to
say I agree.
Sometimes good ideas aren't perceived as such if there's not a big name behind.
(even by open source supporters)