His technical background allowed him to quickly grasp the working of Shindig, an implementation of the OpenSocial
standard, upon which SciVerse Applications are built.
Globant was also one of a handful of international companies to develop software for OpenSocial
, a Google-led effort to create a programming interface to allow social networking software to interact across multiple websites.
FatWire Gadget Server is built on the OpenSocial
/ Google Gadget standards so that any compliant third-party gadgets can be incorporated alongside FatWire gadgets on FatWire sites, while gadgets built with FatWire Gadget Server can be incorporated into any OpenSocial
/ Google Gadget standard-compliant webpage.
apps; a field guide to working with the MySpace platform.
Chris Cole, Chad Russell and Jessica Whyte's BUILDING OPENSOCIAL
APPS: A FIELD GUIDE TO WORKING WITH THE MYSPACE PLATFORM (0321619064, $44.99) belongs in any developer's library and tells how to install and work with the MySpace Developer Platform.
* You can define your own profile questions for incoming members, and you can enable your members to customize their profile pages with their own design, choice of widgets, and OpenSocial
Google is also a force in the OpenSocial
consortium, which is trying to develop a commonly accepted toolkit for connecting the social Web.
Publishers can leverage some of this basic connection info from all major social sites through Facebook Connect or Google's OpenSocial
using an API infrastructure already in place.
Released in private beta in June 2008, zembly is the world's first social programming environment specifically designed for creating and hosting social applications targeting the most popular platforms on the web including Facebook, Meebo, OpenSocial
, the iPhone and more.
Released in private beta in June 2008, zembly is a social programming environment designed for creating and hosting social applications targeting platforms including Facebook, Meebo, OpenSocial
and the iPhone.
, which established a common set of standards for developers to write programs for social networks.