19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Apr 19

RIP HTML5 <hgroup> Element

The hgroup element is being removed from the HTML5 specification. Craig discusses the reasons you never used it...
Web
Ricky Onsman, Apr 18

Win Free Tickets to Web Directions Code

Win free tickets to Web Directions Code
19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Apr 08

Blink: Chrome's New Rendering Engine

Google is forking Webkit to create their own independent rendering engine named Blink. Is this a good thing or a disaster of biblical proportions for the web? Craig discusses Blink further.
13 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Apr 05

What's New in Firefox 20

Craig looks at a number of great new features for developers and users in the latest release of Mozilla's flagship browser.
19 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Apr 01

Micropulses: a New Threat to Internet Security?

A new technology could reveal your personal information regardless of encryption protocols or other safeguards. Craig looks at how micropulses could compromise online security as we know it.
32 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Mar 27

What Looks Like IE11 but Smells Like Firefox?

"IE11 will impersonate Firefox!" claim the headlines. Craig reports the latest user agent controversy and why it never has and never will affect your well-coded web sites and applications...
4 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Mar 22

Adobe Shuts Browserlab

Adobe has closed their online browser testing service with immediate effect. Craig may not understand the reasons, but at least a number of alternatives with free introductory offers are available.
23 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Mar 18

Microsoft Pushes IE10 Updates to Windows 7

Internet Explorer 10 is being rolled out to Windows 7 as part of the automated Windows Update. Craig discusses whether this finally ends the tyranny of previous editions.
22 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Mar 14

Goodbye Google Reader

Google Reader will disappear from the web on July 1, 2013. Craig climbs on his soapbox and asks Google to listen to his plea!
11 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Mar 11

What's New in NetBeans 7.3: HTML5!

Craig looks at the new HTML5, CSS3 and JavaScript editing features in the latest edition of the ever-popular NetBeans IDE.
19 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Mar 08

5 Reasons to Reject the WebKit Monoculture

Could Microsoft and Mozilla follow Opera and adopt WebKit? Would this provide a single, universal platform which ends cross-browser compatibility woes? Craig thinks not...
8 COMMENTs
Web
Mark Harbottle, Mar 06

Podling - NEW Product From SitePoint…

Introducing Podling – “Social Glue For Teams”, a simple decentralized discussion platform we built for ourselves at SitePoint, Flippa and 99designs that we're opening up to you …
3 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Mar 06

Oh Look - a Dead WaSP

The Web Standards Project is no more. It has ceased to be. It has expired and gone to meet its maker. But the vision lives on.
5 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Mar 01

Browser Trends March 2013: IE Drops Below 30%

Craig takes his monthly look at the winners and losers in the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. IE's total market share has dipped under 30% and the combined total for IE6 and 7 has fallen below 1%.
16 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 26

IE10 Final Arrives on Windows 7

The final gold release of IE10 has finally arrived on Windows 7. Craig discusses why you should upgrade and predicts the rapid death of IE9.
9 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 25

What's New in Chrome 25

Chrome has reached a quarter century -- in version numbers. Craig looks at a number of new features over and above the usual bug and security fixes.
5 COMMENTs
Mobile
Craig Buckler, Feb 22

Game-On: Designing Webpages for Consoles

Could the next generation of game consoles provide a viable way for home users to access the web? Craig looks at the challenges which could face web developers very soon.
15 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 20

What's New in Firefox 19

Craig takes a look at the new features for users and developers in the latest version of Mozilla's flagship browser.
27 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 13

Opera Switches to the Webkit Rendering Engine

Opera is dropping their Presto rendering engine and will be using Webkit in all desktop and mobile browsers. Craig discusses the implications.
33 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 08

Introducing the New HTML5 <main> Element

There's a new HTML5 element for you to play with. Craig looks at what the <main> tag will do for you and your pages.
10 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Feb 04

Browser Testing Becomes Easier with modern.IE

Testing up to five versions of Internet Explorer is not easy. Fortunately, Microsoft has provided a new resource to help ease the pain of cross-browser development.
7 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Feb 01

Browser Trends February 2013: IE10 Becomes the Fastest Growing Browser

Craig takes his monthly look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. IE10 may be growing faster than Chrome, but it has some work ahead to catch up.
41 COMMENTs
Programming
Craig Buckler, Jan 25

What is the Best Programming Language to Learn in 2013?

Are you missing out on hot new technologies which guarantee fame and fortune? The reality may be a little more mundane, but Craig provides some great advice for choosing a programming language.
3 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Jan 23

Introducing the jQuery Plugins Registry

The jQuery team have launched a new Plugin Registry; a facility which is long overdue. Craig takes a first look at the resource...