Tags: browser

Responsible Web Components

Extending the wheel, instead of reinventing it.

Webiness

What the web is(n’t).

Just what is it that you want to do?

Progressive, not regressive, enhancement.

Celebrating CSS

Here’s to the next twenty years.

Web Components

Hopes and fears.

Security for all

I want the web to be delivered over https:// but we might be in for a rough period of transition.

Seams

There is a crack, a crack in everything. That’s how the light gets in.

URLy warning

Chrome is testing a new way to burn the village in order to save it.

Browsiness

It’s a wide, wide web.

Notes from the edge

Thoughts prompted by the Edge Conference in London.

Continuum

The web is not a platform.

Playing TAG

A meet’n’greet with the W3C’s Technical Architecture Group.

Icon fonts, unicode ranges, and IE8’s compatibility mode

A tricksy browser issue raises a dark spectre from the past.

The ghost of browsers past

Delving into old-fashioned parsing rules.

CERN and the line-mode browser

Two days in geek paradise.

Double tap delay

That’s 300 milliseconds of my life that I’m never getting back.

Placehold on tight

Getting consistent browser behaviour for the placeholder attribute.

The main issue

An email to the HTML working group.

The test

What’s the first thing you do?

Dealing with IE again

Some clarification.

Dealing with IE

The hacks we shouldn’t have to do.

Relations

Apple’s lack of developer relations for Safari needs to change.

RoboHornet’s nest

For shame, Microsoft.

Secret src

Hammering out the issues around standardising responsive images.

South by CSS

Talking to the browser makers about vendor prefixes.

Prix Fixe

Hyperlinks relating to CSS vendor prefixes.

Detection

Smart defaults are important, especially when it comes to server-side sniffing.

Mobilism transcription

A searchable record of the mobile browser panel.

Mobilism browser panel

Hats off to the conference, and hats off to the browser vendors who showed up.

Questioning mobile browsers

Got a question you’d like to ask of Opera, Nokia or RIM? Let me know.

Respond

Another way of ensuring Internet Explorer gets your layout styles.

Windows mobile media queries

Solving that pesky Windows Phone 7 problem.

The design of datalist

Have your combo-box cake and eat your select fallback too.

Understanding

Read what Ben Ward has written.

Safari askew

A problem with the Top Sites feature in Apple’s browser.

Zoomfusion

Reports of the death of liquid layouts have been greatly exaggerated.

Hyphen Nation

Battling the emdashculation of the internet.

Source

The importance of transparency.

Browsers on the Move: The Year in Review, the Year Ahead

Liveblogging a talk by Michael Smith at XTech 2008 in Dublin.

Web Fundamentals

Speaking and listening at Fundamentos Web 2007.

Opera in London

Despite some technical hitches, I gave a pretentious little talk.