Web database Archive

New WD for browser database standard

At the start of a new year, I wish the best to you in 2010. The browser database standard that is advancing through W3C, called Indexed Database API, has recently been updated. A new working draft will soon be available. You can read the frequently updated, latest and greatest version or get to a stable

WebSimpleDB gets thumbs up from major browser vendors

Microsoft and Mozilla declared their intention to advance WebSimpleDB and their preference for it over WebDatabase(which itself is getting renamed to WebSQLDatabase) and WebStorage. WebDatabase will be frozen in terms of its current API and likely stay at the SQL dialect of SQLite 3. WebSimpleDB has taken on the mandate of the WG to create