"AJAX, rich Internet UIs, mashups, communities, and user-generated content
often add more complexity than they're worth. They also divert design
resources and prove (once again) that what's hyped is rarely what's most
All hail the mighty one.
Perhaps Mr. Nielsen would rather we return the user to a clunky,
non-contextual, individual page refresh era. RIA has made tremendous
improvements in user experience and is not as dangerous as he would
have us believe.