Appcelerator Buys Aptana
Jeff Haynie, Appcelerator's CEO, explains how Titanium works:
Fore more information, take a look at this InfoQ interview with Matt Quinlan, Vice President of Community Development at Appcelerator.
Considering all the programming languages Appcelerator supports, Aptana is a perfect match with their IDEs for the Web, Ruby, and Python. Aptana's Studio 3 has been in beta for over half a year and InfoQ talked to Trish Ridgway from Appcelerator to learn more about the future of Aptana Studio:
We are on target to release a refresh of Aptana Studio 3 Beta within the next 2 weeks and we are targeting a General Availability release of Studio 3.0 during Q1 2011.
InfoQ: Paul Colton, CEO of Aptana, mentioned that they "have subsumed RadRails [..] as well as Pydev [..] into a singular product". Does this mean that the two IDEs are based on a common infrastructure for dynamic languages, or is the support for the two languages still two completely separate entities?
InfoQ: Support for PHP has also been re-introduced, are there plans to support even more languages?
More details on the acquisition can be found in the Appcelerator announcement.
Brandon Holt, Preston Briggs, Luis Ceze, Mark Oskin May 21, 2015