Safari Dashboard Mess

There has been a lot of ranting and raving about Safari 2.0 and its extensions to HTML while I’ve been away. Dave Hyatt (one of the lead developers of Safari and also one of the driving forces behind Mozilla) has been blogging about this for the last week or so. I wanted to add my ...

Joel on Microsoft APIs

One of my favorite blogs is Joel on Software. He wrote a great article about How Microsoft Lost the API War. Near the end of it he gets to the web and he writes what I’ve been saying for at least the last few years: It’s not that Microsoft didn’t notice this was happening. Of ...

Firefox 0.9 is out

Get it while it is hot

WMP10 == Spy Ware?

I downloade Windows Media Player 10 beta a few days ago. I like it but as soon as I start it I see that my download goes from 0 to about 40kb/s. As soon as I close WMP it goes down to 0 again. I have no idea why it is behaving this way. Does ...

WHAT WG Spoiler?

David Hyatt wrote in the WHAT WG mailing list: Our slider implementation (Safari) assumes a default precision of integer, and default min/max values of 0/100 respectively if omitted. I propose that these defaults be added to the specification so that it’s clear what values should be used if the values are omitted. This most likely ...

Home of the Brave

While we are at it. Here is another classic verse, this time by Mr. Lif on the track “Home of the Brave” from the album “Emergency Rations”. Headline: Bush steals the presidency He needs the backing of the media what could the remedy be? The country’s headed for recession reminiscent of the Great Depression Are ...

Hypocrites

Immortal Technique said it in Obnoxious: like pro lifers, that support the death penalty and don’t talk about war, when niggaz know that your pus a fucking hipocrit draft charger like George Bush

Network Borked

Since I was upgrader from 8/0.8 MBit/s ADSL to 13/13 MBit/s VDSL my network has been really crappy but today it hit an all time low. Take a look at this packet loss!

What a Mess

It seems the Mozilla Foundation is doing another blunder.

Hot of the presses

I’ll get back to these when I have more time but I feel that these are really important things so I’ll just post the links for them now. The minutes from the W3C Workshop on Web Application and Compound Document are now online. Day 1. Day 2. These are still drafts and they will most ...