Archived posts, January 2007
The first ever Geek Meet Gothenburg will be held on February 8, 2007. Come and chat about modern Web development.
The Swedish language sites of Volvo, Saab, BMW, and Honda reviewed and rated for visual design, content, technical quality, and accessibility.
Please stop lurking and post a comment. Tell me who you are and what you want to read about!
Screenshots from 8 browsers on 4 operating systems showing the effects of CSS applied to form controls.
Apple’s new iPhone looks like a fantastic PDA/mobile Web browser, but what about its lack of keys with tactile feedback?
Bruce Sterling notes that teensy teensy horrid little text is hard to read. Visit his blog and tell me if you find it ironic.
A new version of the W3C CSS Validator has been released. CSS 2.1 is now the default profile.
A list of all elements and attributes currently included in the HTML 5 specification (which is a Working Draft).
Alan Cooper describes how lack of interaction design makes software and high-tech products hard to use.
Seven accessibility mistakes that even well-intentioned developers make, and some advice on how to avoid them.
The new W3C HTML Working Group, who will create the next version of HTML, will be initially chaired by Microsoft’s Chris Wilson.
Molly asks Bill Gates about Microsoft’s commitment to Web standards and gets no real answers.
Microsoft has decided to make the jobs of many Web professionals a lot harder by using Word instead of IE to render HTML in Outlook 2007.
The Safari team posts their response to the new W3C HTML Working Group Charter, and proposes several important changes.
A simple PHP script that randomizes an optional number of items from an array and creates an HTML list item for each of them.
Two collections of downloadable quality fonts, most of them free to use without restrictions.
My answers to a few questions asked by Jonathan at lab:kloud9.
Jeffrey Zeldman updates his excellent introduction to Web standards. A must read for anyone serious about Web design.