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Google

A publicly-traded company primarily offering a web portal. Originally a search engine in the 1990s and early 2000s, Google expanded to online messaging, e-mail services, web video, mobile phones and so forth. Google monetizes its operations primarily through advertisements. It was founded in 1998. See also: Yahoo.
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Built-in support for Google Web Toolkit (GWT) and the Yahoo User Interface (YUI) library.
Among the confirmed presenters are Guido Van Rossum (Google software engineer and creator of Python programming language) in Beijing; Chris DiBona (Google open source programs manager) in London; Mark Stahl (Google data APIs tech lead) in Madrid, Spain; Bruce Johnson and Joel Webber (co-creators of the Google Web Toolkit) in Mountain View, Calif.; Bret Taylor (group product manager for Google developer products) in Mountain View; Lars Rasmussen (Google Maps senior engineer) in Sydney, Australia; and Greg Stein (Google engineering manager and chairman of the Apache Software Foundation) in Tokyo.
Randr's goal is to rid the software of a "1000 paper cuts." They will also be integrating in the Google Web Toolkit (GWT), Google's Visualization, and refactoring for mobile devices using Google's mobile development tools.
It's an HTML 5 app, built on Google Web Toolkit. It includes a rich text editor and other functions like desktop drag-and-drop (which, for example, lets you drag a set of photos right into a wave).