Gears

Licence: BSD License
Version 0.5.21.0 | Release Date: 2009-05-28 | Download

new to gears 0.5:
* An updated version of the embedded SQLite engine, which should significantly improve performance in database-intensive applications.
* The Geolocation API now will use WiFi antenna data to provide more accurate position data.
* Added new methods to LocalServer to store and retrieve blobs by URL.

0.5.21.0 specific:

* Drag & Drop support for dragging files into a web page and letting the web page act on those files
* Image thumbnailing
* Blob builder API, which allows script to build binary blobs, including valid multi-part-form-encoded blobs that contain binary file parts, which can then be uploaded using Gears.HttpRequest

Version 0.4.24 | Release Date: 2008-10-22 | Download

Version 0.4.24 contains an enhanced implementation of the Geolocation API. This new version uses WiFi access point signals to return significantly more accurate results, making it a lot more useful on laptop computers.