Tuesday, 01 November 2011 07:51
We have seen it before and most likely we will see it again in the future.
A highly advertized technology like Silverlight strongly promoted by Miscrosoft as the next major thing in Web Development is slowly dying, leaving its early adaptors with a bitter taste considering the steep learning curve and the high overall investment assosicated with it.
Of course, it is not only Silverlight that goes down the sink, Flash constitutes a similar story and they both resemble pretty good similar stories of the past like for example Clipper, Dbase, Powerbuilder, MFC, ActiveX, Aplets, Servlets, Object Databases, Front Page etc etc etc....
Take a look at the extremely interesting infographic :
Via: HTMLGoodies HTML5 Development Center