IE7 Beta 2 is out for developers to test

IE7 Beta 2 is now available for developers to begin testing. I’ve been suggesting on the web standards group mailing list that people need to begin looking beyond 2005 and start coding for IE7 and 2006. That doesn’t mean you design for IE7 and hack for Firefox. No, it means you can begin using more […]

Microsoft IE7 updates the select box

Microsoft has just announced IE7 will handle the select input as a modern browser should. It will now allow developers to use z-index to avoid overlapping and perhaps more artistic forms. Søren Madsen put together the utopia of form design, something every designer should look at and dream of possibilities. SELECT element in IE7 – […]

Standards-based jobs available! Do you know CSS, XHTML, and how to use the <dl>?

Ok everyone. If you are ready to enter the high-falootin’ lifestyle of the standards-based web developer, let me know. I know a few places in California looking for qualified programmers. Filling the Vacuum Other standardistas have been talking about the new web professionals, those who know how to create valid, accessible web sites. And those […]

@media 2006

The blogs are buzzing with news of the @media2006 conference in London. I was one of the lucky attendants last year and I can tell you it was worth every penny. The discussions were great, the people were great, the food was… well it was England after all! Seriously, don’t hesitate to attend this conference. […]