Archived posts, June 2005

Safari Wishlist

A breakdown of problems and missing features in the current versions of the Safari web browser.

Posted on June 2, 2005 in Browsers

Div Mania

How to avoid overuse of div elements.

Posted on June 3, 2005 in Quicklinks, CSS

Intel inside… the Mac

Apple moves from PowerPC to Intel x86 processors.

Posted on June 6, 2005 in Mac, Quicklinks

Ten questions for Russ Weakley

The roles are reversed for a change.

Posted on June 6, 2005 in Interviews, Quicklinks

Universal Child Replacement

Child selection without the child combinator -- and it works in IE.

Posted on June 11, 2005 in CSS, Quicklinks

Impressions from @media 2005

My impressions from the @media 2005 web standards and accessiblity conference.

Posted on June 11, 2005 in Accessibility, Web Standards

Standards and Accessibility - navigation lists

Comparing screen reader output of tables and unordered lists for navigation.

Posted on June 13, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

JavaScript and Accessibility

Should we tell screen reader users to turn JavaScript off?

Posted on June 13, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks, JavaScript

The bullhorns and short-term thinking

Web developers, disability organisations, and screen reader makers need to work together.

Posted on June 13, 2005 in Accessibility, Quicklinks

Why accessibility?

Please share your very best business arguments for accessibility. Now.

Posted on June 14, 2005 in Content Management, Accessibility, Quicklinks

Zoom for Low Vision

Gez Lemon implements an alternative stylesheet for low vision people.

Posted on June 15, 2005 in Quicklinks, Accessibility

Web standards vs. Accessibility

Web accessibility is not just for screen readers or blind people.

Posted on June 16, 2005 in Web Standards, Accessibility

Accessibility and a society of control

Andy Clarke on why he doesn't believe in making web accessibility required by law.

Posted on June 16, 2005 in Quicklinks, Accessibility

The role of government in web accessibility

Andy Clarke follows up on his post about legislation and web accessibility.

Posted on June 19, 2005 in Quicklinks, Accessibility

Validity and Accessibility

Why is the WCAG working group lowering the importance of validity?

Posted on June 20, 2005 in Web Standards, Accessibility, Quicklinks

Falling in love with CSS

Web developers and designers talk about their passion for CSS.

Posted on June 20, 2005 in Web Standards, CSS, Quicklinks

Customising custom corners and borders

How to create your own images for my Transparent custom corners and borders technique.

Posted on June 21, 2005 in CSS

Six JavaScript features we do not need any longer

Modern JavaScript can get rid of some bad practices from the past.

Posted on June 21, 2005 in JavaScript, Quicklinks

WaSP Accessibility Task Force

One step closer to better web standards support in assistive technology.

Posted on June 23, 2005 in Web Standards, Accessibility, Quicklinks

To-do list for the WaSP ATF

Some things I would like the Web Standards Project Accessibility Task Force to take a closer look at.

Posted on June 26, 2005 in Accessibility

Beginner's Guide to Moderating a Usability Study

Good advice for usability testing.

Posted on June 26, 2005 in Usability, Quicklinks

Colorblind Barrier Free

How to make figures and presentations that are friendly to colour blind people.

Posted on June 26, 2005 in Quicklinks, Accessibility

XHTML and error handling

A discussion on whether XHTML should have draconian error handling or not.

Posted on June 27, 2005 in (X)HTML, Quicklinks