David Baron explains why xhtml2 died

David Baron recently blogged on his impression of why xhtml2 died. It's not a pretty thing.



Playing with CSS3

CSS3 offers some serious opportunities for mis-use with the transform and transition properties. Likewise, there are serious opportunities for really visually cool renderings.

As far as I can tell, only Firefox3.1+ (v3.5b) (Gecko 1.9.1b4) and Safari4b support the transforms, and only Safari4b supports transitions. Both browsers use proprietary prefixes for the draft properties; -moz- and -webkit-.

Programming images on the fly

I've had a little project on the back burner for quite a while. It's really for my design associate, so it's not something I really know much about; graphics. The ultimate goal is to take a bit of text, and turn it into a tricked up, glowing, lined, and drop shadowed image with an alpha channel. For getting my feet wet, I'll settle for making an image of the font's name, in that font face.

Now any of you graphic whiz-bangs can open up Photoshop or the GIMP, and go to town. The issue is, how do you automate it?

In a hurry?

This is an international non-paid support forum. Our members live and work all around the world, and none of them work for CSSCreator forums. Many will have quite different waking and working hours from your own. As a rule of thumb, allow at least 24 hours of a work day before bumping. Do not count weekends.

6 years old

The CSS Forum is now 6 years old. Thanks to everyone who has participated over the years.
Here's some rather humorous links to the site back then via the Wayback Machine.

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