Tag: Safari

Keeping Safari a secret

I didn’t become a Mac user until 2006, so stories like these are interesting to me. I didn’t realize that Safari ended up being the ‘unveiling’ that it did, and if you were in the industry it was an imagination-sparking time when you heard about these engineers career moves. So, secrecy. We weren’t under physical […]

Posted: January 16, 2013

Google Chrome Leapfrogs Internet Explorer as the Web’s Top Browser

Google Chrome Leapfrogs Internet Explorer as the Web's Top Browser. This is kind of amazing. Firefox has been ubiquitous in my surroundings for years now, but we never saw a headline like this as a result. I find this fascinating because when I talk to family and friends and mention Chrome, no one is using […]

Posted: May 23, 2012

Hyphenation arrives in Firefox and Safari

Hyphenation arrives in Firefox and Safari | Fontdeck Blog. This is good news.

Posted: August 18, 2011

Slow Performing Firefox Add-ons

Slow Performing Add-ons :: Add-ons for Firefox. Firefox has been all over the news lately with the release of Firefox 4, the latest version of what was once my eye-opening favorite browser. Lots of browser talk focuses around performance. Every time a new browser version comes out many of the intro paragraphs for reviews mention “OMG […]

Posted: April 04, 2011

More Web Inspector Updates

I love WebKit. The Web, without a doubt, looks better in WebKit. At a high level it’s got pristine standards support, at a low level the actual renders simply look superior to other engines out there. But that’s only the half of it. As I was working the other day I took a second to […]

Posted: April 16, 2010

Comparing Safari 3.1 and Firefox 3 Beta 4

I took a week to give Safari 3.1 a fair shot for Web development, here are my results.

Posted: March 24, 2008

Will the iPhone Affect the Mobile Web? How?

What affect (if any) will the iPhone have on the Mobile Web?

Posted: July 02, 2007

Apple Rekindling the Browser War or Trying to Help?

What struck me about WWDC07 this year was the announcement regarding Apple making Safari available on the Windows platform. I had always wondered if that would ever happen, especially after the establishment of The WebKit Open Source Project, but honestly didn’t expect it at this point in time.

Posted: June 18, 2007

Installing and Running WebKit in Linux Using Qt

Running WebKit in Linux is quite easy now that it has been ported to Qt. This article is a walk through on installing WebKit in Ubuntu Feisty 7.04.

Posted: April 23, 2007