5 Steps to Next-Generation Web Applications
Good overview from Jim Rapoza at eWeek on all the converging technnologies of the Web:
"The next generation of the Web is marked by dynamic, interactive, open and highly flexible applications that not only go beyond the capabilities of classic Web applications but also exceed the features of desktop applications.
In short, this next generation of Web applications is bringing us much closer to a future of the Web as an operating system. And now is the time for businesses to get ready for the latest change in Web technology. "