Navigating HTML5 and competing standards bodies

The nice thing about standards is there are so many of them to choose from.That old chestnut, attributed to any number of different parties, hasbeen in circulation since long before there was an

Published on: January 18th, 2012 Serdar Yegulalp

What should you do with your Flashed-based Web site?

Despite recently saying that Flash was "critical" for mobile communication, Adobe has announced it will no longer continue to develop Flash for mobile devices. For some, the writing has been on the wall

Published on: November 11th, 2011 Joseph Fieber

Five reasons SMBs should give Joomla a chance

There are numerous Web content management systems available out there to serve the needs of companies large and small, including numerous free and open source options. One that's figured prominently in the news

Published on: September 19th, 2011 Katherine Noyes

Adobe Muse offers code-free interactive Web design

Adobe has unveiled Muse, a new Web design program that lets print-oriented graphic designers create and publish standards-based websites without having to write code or work within restrictive templates. The software, which employs

Published on: August 16th, 2011 Jackie Dove

QuoteFix — a great way to rectify messaging flaws

When it comes to e-mail etiquette, I'm old-school. For example, I always use plain text instead of styled text or HTML when composing messages. But perhaps my most old-school habit is that I

Published on: October 12th, 2010 Dan Frakes

HTML 5 adaption raises new security issues

When it comes to new security issues, the security team for the Firefox browser have the new version of the Web HyperText Markup Language, HTML 5, foremost on the mind. "Web apps are

Published on: August 24th, 2010 Joab Jackson

Why HTML still isn’t the perfect Web language

Last week I applauded the decline of Flash and other proprietary RIA (rich Internet application) platforms, particularly with HTML5 promising improved support for interactivity and multimedia. Not everyone agreed with me. And like

Published on: May 18th, 2010 Neil McAllister

Hackers deface hundreds of ISP’s customers’ Web sites

Hackers have managed to deface several hundred Web sites hosted by Network Solutions, the company said Tuesday.In a blog posting, the Internet service provider described the incident as a "limited attack on websites

Published on: January 21st, 2010 Robert MacMillan and Gregg Keizer

Rejected content never really dies

Even if you don't read the New Yorker magazine, you know about the cartoons. Often doused with irony, sometimes so highbrow you're embarrassed to admit you don't get the joke, they constitute the

Published on: February 2nd, 2007 Shane Schick