Make Something Similar To Time-Machine In A Webpage?

Dec 17, 2009

I want to implement something similar to MAC OS X Time Machine in terms of having time-line on the page side and then clicking on a specific day will pull a page from the server.

I have good experience with Ruby on Rails. I'm less experienced with GUI design and was wondering what in your opinion is the optimum way to do something like that. Couple of ideas came to mind:

- Use Adobe Flex (or maybe Silverlight?)

- Use JQuery (or similar JavaScript library)

- Use something like Objective JavaScript

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