Tag Archives: WebKit

CSS table, WebKit, Blink and the missing pixel with width 100%

Old saying: If you never tried to center vertically a text, you know nothing about CSS CSS tables¬†are the main instrument that¬†browsers, since¬†IE8 included and above,¬†make available to perform basic typographical¬†operations such as center¬†a text vertically inside of a container without knowing the height of the container nor¬†the bulk of the text in terms of … Continue reading CSS table, WebKit, Blink and the missing pixel with width 100%

The Next Challenge of the Web is Us

ForwardJS keynotes of Christian Heilmann¬†(@codepo8)¬†addressing the growing complexity of frontend development technologies and how important it is that we keep the initial barrier low to make the web accessible to new developers and publishers as well. Many new IT users land directly on smartphone with they’re closed apps environments, how can we bring the web to these new users?

How Browsers Work: Behind the scenes of modern web browsers

In the years of IE 90% dominance there was nothing much to do but regard the browser as a “black box”, but now, with open source browsers having more than half of the usage share, it’s a good time to take a peek under the engine’s hood and see what’s inside a web browser. Well, … Continue reading How Browsers Work: Behind the scenes of modern web browsers