Now we Know About KnowNow

by David Sims

Related link: http://weblog.mercurycenter.com/ejournal/2001/02/14



Rohit Khare, known to us for his work with the W3C, dropped out of his PhD program last year to found KnowNow with Adam Rifkin. At a presentation on the first day of O'Reilly's P2P conference, Rohit unveiled some of the details of his project. One interesting aspect: a persistent connection between the browser and the server, enabling a javascript-based mini-server to operate at the client end. Dan Gilmour of the San Jose Merc has more details.