Tangential comments about Software Development

Sunday, May 06, 2012

Flattened Software

My latest micro-site goes live tomorrow. What struck me as I uploaded it was that it's a set of files, each of a different extension, each written in a different language. Hasn't software got flat?
  • .html web page
  • .css style sheet
  • .js functionality in JavaScript
  • .ashx web handler in C#
  • .json persistent storage and transfer format