9 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Nov 19

Average Page Weight Increases 30% in 2012

Total web page sizes have reached a bloated 1.25Mb. Craig cites the primary reason for the obesity epidemic...
21 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Nov 15

IE10 Lands on Windows 7

Windows 7 users can now install IE10. It may be a release preview, but it's a full browser which replaces IE9 on your PC. Craig provides the download...
21 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Nov 07

Internet Explorer 10: the Review

Craig reviews the final release of Microsoft Internet Explorer 10. Has it caught the competition? Can it halt IE user migration? Does it offer a compelling reason to switch back?
1 COMMENT
Web
Alex Walker, Nov 05

Four Big Ideas from Web Directions South 2012

Web Directions South 2012 has been and gone. After two weeks of rumination, here are the talks that I'm still thinking about.
PHP
Craig Buckler, Nov 05

100,000 Snooping Native Apps vs Mobile Web Security

A recent security report claims 26% of native smart phone applications access users' personal data including contacts and emails. The arguments for native app vs mobile web continue...
8 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Nov 01

Browser Trends November 2012: Entering Equilibrium?

Craig takes his monthly look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. Have we reached a point of market stability? Can any other browsers take on the top five?
7 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Oct 26

Microsoft Windows 8 Arrives

Microsoft Windows 8 has been launched and is commercially available today. Love it or loathe it, many of you will be using the OS on a daily basis for the next few years.
1 COMMENT
HTML & CSS
Mick Gibson, Oct 25

Jump Start Your Web Dev Learning in a Weekend

Web
Carla Eaton, Oct 23

Phone Booths to Cockroaches: the Evolution of the Wireless Hotspot

25 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Oct 22

IE10 for Windows 7: Why the Delay?

Internet Explorer 10 will not be available on Windows 7 when it's released with Windows 8 later this week. Craig discusses the fallout caused by Microsoft's bombshell.
8 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Oct 19

Microsoft IE10 and its "Do Not Track" Default Settings

Microsoft has announced that IE10 will enable "Do Not Track" by default; a decision which has outraged corporate America. Craig looks at both sides of the debate.
9 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Oct 15

Browser Vendors Join Forces on WebPlatform.org HTML5 Documentation

Will WebPlatform.org become the definitive source of all web developer documentation? Craig looks at the ambitious project from the W3C, Google, Apple, Microsoft, Mozilla, Opera and other vendors.
12 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Oct 12

Firefox 16: What's New and Why it was Pulled

Firefox 16 is out. Or, more specifically, Firefox 16.0.1 has been released following a slightly embarrassing security issue. Craig looks at the surprising number of updates and new features.
19 COMMENTs
JavaScript
Craig Buckler, Oct 05

Introducing TypeScript -- JavaScript on Steroids

Craig looks at Microsoft's new TypeScript langauge which transcompiles into native JavaScript. Are you tempted by the syntactical sugar?...
26 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Oct 01

Browser Trends October 2012: the Calm Before the Storm?

Craig takes another look at the desktop and mobile browser usage charts. Has Chrome reached saturation point? Can IE10 reverse Microsoft's downward trend?
11 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Sep 26

Happy 10th Birthday Firefox!

Mozilla's Phoenix project was released to an unsuspecting public on September 23, 2002. Craig looks back at the early years of the decade which gave us Firefox.
6 COMMENTs
HTML & CSS
Craig Buckler, Sep 24

W3C Announce HTML5 2014 Delivery Plan

HTML5 will become a W3C Recommendation in 2014. HTML5.1 will arrive in 2016. Craig looks at the plan and discusses why it's meaningless to web developers.
4 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Sep 17

Perhaps Your Site Isn't Illegal in Europe?

Has the EU cookie law been defeated? Craig discusses Silktide's challenge against the UK's Information Commissioner's Office.
20 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Sep 14

5 Reasons Why Zuckerberg Has Not Killed HTML5

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has claimed HTML5 was the biggest strategic mistake the company made. Craig provides five reasons why the "HTML5 is dead" headlines were plain silly.
1 COMMENT
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Sep 12

Microsoft Opens the Windows Store to Developers

Windows 8 will have its own App Store. Craig looks at the monetization and promotional opportunities it offers web developers.
56 COMMENTs
Entrepreneur
Craig Buckler, Sep 07

To www or Not to www -- That is the Question

Do you prefer your domain name with or without the www? Does it matter? Does anyone care? Craig looks at both sides of the argument.
16 COMMENTs
Java
Craig Buckler, Sep 05

6 of the Best Free Web Development Apps for Android

Craig looks at a number of native Android apps which make web development possible on your smartphone or tablet.
23 COMMENTs
Programming
Craig Buckler, Sep 01

Browser Trends September 2012: Chrome's First Loss

Craig takes his monthly look at the browser usage chart to discover that Chrome has posted its first ever loss. A statistical blip or has the browser plateaued?
12 COMMENTs
Web
Craig Buckler, Aug 31

Could You Be Sued for Bugs in Your Application?

Would you continue your programming career if you could be sued for coding errors? Craig looks at legislation being considered in the UK and Europe.
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