Aurelio De Rosa, Aug 19
How to Test Your Site Locally with Modern.IE
Modern.ie is a great way to test your existing websites. But did you know you can also use it to test local, in-development sites? Aurelio De Rosa explains.
Jacco Blankenspoor, Aug 08
A Downloadable Feast? A Review of Hemingway's Desktop App
Web app Hemingway made a splash earlier this year with its unique take on improving your writing. Jacco Blankenspoor takes a look at the new desktop version
Craig Buckler, Aug 06
Browser Trends August 2014: Massive Mobile Migration
Craig takes his regular look at the web browser usage charts provided by StatCounter. The desktop market may be in a summer slump but mobile is moving fast.
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Jul 25
CSS Variables Land in Firefox 31
Craig takes a look at native CSS variables, which can now be used in Firefox 31. Has the technology become redundant before we can use it?
Tim Evko, Jul 17
What's New in Chrome 36
Google has updated its Chrome browser to version 36. Here's a look at what's new in the release for users and developers.
Craig Buckler, Jul 04
Is Your Browser Your Next IDE?
Mozilla is placing a web editor directly inside the Firefox development tools. Craig discusses whether it's a great idea or a return to browser bloat?
Shaumik Daityari, Jul 03
How I Set Up My Development Machine
From operating system to web browser to version control software, Shaumik Daityari explains how he sets up a new machine for development.
Craig Buckler, Jul 03
Browser Trends July 2014: Apple Pips the Competition
Craig takes another look at the browser usage charts from StatCounter. Chrome grabbed the headlines recently but iOS devices are enjoying a summer surge.
Design & UX
Elio Qoshi, Jun 28
5 More Killer Firefox Addons for Designers
Elio is both a talented designer and a Mozilla devotee. Here combines his loves to give you his favorite Firefox addons for designers.
Jacco Blankenspoor, Jun 24
There is No Best Size for a Website
With responsive practically becoming the standard, it’s harder than ever to define the best size for a website. Here's a look at the right approach
Craig Buckler, Jun 09
Browser Trends June 2014: Chrome's Ascent Continues
Craig takes his monthly glance at the browser usage charts provided by StatCounter. Can any vendor counteract Chrome's meteoric rise?
Bruno Skvorc, May 28
MySQL Management with Packaged Apps
Learn about ChromeMyAdmin - a packaged app that lets you manage your MySQL/MariaDB database directly from any instance of your Google Chrome browser
HTML & CSS
Russ Weakley, May 23
Inspect Element: Troubleshooting CSS in the Browser
Russ Weakly shows an easy way for beginners to debug their CSS in the browser.
Design & UX
Ada Ivanoff, May 21
5 Free Web-Based Photoshop Alternatives
If our files live in the cloud, why can't our applications too? Ada looks at five free Photoshop alternatives that need nothing more than a good browser.
Craig Buckler, May 09
Browser Trends May 2014: Chrome Exceeds Expectations
Craig takes another glance at the StatCounter browser usage charts. The past few months were stable so why has Chrome enjoyed another sudden growth spurt?
Craig Buckler, May 06
Firefox 29: Mozilla's Biggest Browser Upgrade Since 2011?
Firefox 29 has been released and it's the most significant upgrade to any browser in a long time. Craig looks at whether all the changes are for the best.
Craig Buckler, Apr 14
How to Test Browsers on Virtual Machines from Modern.IE
Testing multiple versions of Internet Explorer is possible from any OS including Mac and Linux using free VMs from modern.ie.
Craig Buckler, Apr 08
Is Today the Beginning of the End for IE8?
April 8, 2014 marks the end of support for Windows XP. What does this mean for developers who are still supporting Internet Explorer 8.0?
Craig Buckler, Apr 07
Browser Trends April 2014: Signs of Stability
Craig takes his monthly look at the StatCounter browser usage charts. Have we reached an equilibrium point where no vendor can disrupt the market?
Craig Buckler, Mar 26
What's New in Firefox 28
Craig looks at the new features in the recently-released Firefox 28. End users may not get too excited, but Mozilla has shipped a few HTML5 goodies.
Craig Buckler, Mar 07
Browser Trends March 2014: Chrome's Mobile Aspirations
Browser usage charts provided by StatCounter. Chrome makes a big jump in mobile usage, while IE continues to drop overall across almost all versions.
Amit Diwan, Mar 04
15 Useful and Lesser-Known Firefox Add-ons
We go beyond Firebug and other popular add-ons to present 15 lesser-known Firefox extensions for web developers.
Craig Buckler, Feb 28
What's New in Chrome 33
Chrome 33 has some great new features and improvements, including Custom Elements, new APIs, and much more.
Craig Buckler, Feb 11
What's New in Firefox 27
A review of new features in Firefox 27, including developer tools improvements and CSS upgrades.