This is the useful bits of info I shared in a talk I did at The Digital Pond in London last night. A talk, as a blog post. I’ll re-visit this at some point and make it more of a blog post than transcribed talk. HTML5 Forms There’s a load of new form elements that came in HTML5. Here’s most of them. Each has a slightly different way of entering data and looks slightly different in the browser. file text url checkbox hidden tel email range number search date password radio color time <input type=”email” /> Mobile devices make good use of these, changing the keyboard layout to… Continue reading
A site I started building a while went live. Enjoy. Speciality Breads Interesting, this. If you want a comment to appear in compressed CSS (in Codekit’s YUI mode at least), open is like /*! comment */. Notice the ! ? Magic. Useful for licenses that need to be in the code, wherever it is. Less Than Bang, the podcast I do with Tom Ashworth is alive. Go give it some love. And a listen. Notice that little ad to the right? I know I’ve spoken a lot about them being silly and returning… Continue reading
As a response to sexism, everyone and their dog is ranting about how our industry is broken. It’s not. People are broken. I’m sure every industry has the same issues, we just have far more ways to find out about it. People in the building industry don’t have the same casual access to Twitter that we do, we hear much less about the issues, but we know they’re there.
What use is ranting going to do? We all know there are prehistoric-idiots out there. Giving fuel to their fire isn’t gonna help. We know they’re idiots, we know to ignore them. Don’t give them they attention they crave.