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Julie C. Meloni is the technical director for i2i Interactive www.i2ii.com, a multimedia company located in Los Altos, California. She's been developing web-based applications since the web first saw the light of day and remembers the excitement surrounding the first GUI web browser. She has authored several books and articles on web-based programming languages and database topics and you can find translations of her work in several languages, including Chinese, Italian, Portuguese, Polish and even Serbian.