Prototype JavaScript Framework – For Dynamic Web Applications

Prototype is a JavaScript Framework that aims to ease development of dynamic web applications. Featuring a unique, easy-to-use toolkit for class-driven development and a great Ajax library. In addition to the useful library functions, it is responsible for  introducing the “$” as notation within JavaScript. Prototype supports Internet Explorer (Windows) 6.0+, Mozilla Firefox 1.5+, Apple Safari 1.0+, and Opera 9+.

Prototype is implemented as a single file of JavaScript code, usually named prototype.js. It is distributed standalone, but has close links with projects such as Ruby on Rails, Rico and

Initially written by Sam Stephenson; Prototype is released under MIT License. You can find further information, demo & download on Prototype Website.

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