2011 Open Source Awards Winner news: Open Source JavaScript Libraries

by Julian Copes | Nov 2011 | Open Source

 

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Packt Publishing is pleased to announce that jQuery has won the Open Source JavaScript Libraries category in the 2011 Open Source Awards.

Packt Open Source Awards 2010

 

The Open Source JavaScript Libraries Award features JavaScript libraries of pre-written JavaScript controls which allow for easier development of RIAs (Rich Internet Applications), visually enhanced applications or smoother server-side JavaScript functionalities.

 

Open Source JavaScript Libraries

 

Results

Winner: jQuery

1st Runner up: Dojo Toolkit

2nd Runner up: Sencha (Ext JS)

 

Prize Fund:

Winner: $2,500

1st Runner up: $1,000

2nd Runner up: $500

 

The Open Source JavaScript Libraries Subcategory Winners

 

Best JavaScript Library for plug-ins: jQuery

Best JavaScript Library for Effects and animations ability: jQuery

Best JavaScript Library Community: jQuery

Best JavaScript Library for Performance: jQuery

 

Congratulations to jQuery and commiserations to the Open Source projects that took part in the finals for this category but just missed out.

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