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NewsBrowser vendors win war with W3C over HTML and DOM standards Pin
Kent Sharkey28-May-19 7:45
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Mark_Wallace28-May-19 8:55
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Chris Maunder29-May-19 6:19
adminChris Maunder29-May-19 6:19 
Mark_Wallace wrote:
we used to be able to view all web pages perfectly well

I have a very, very different view of "back then".

"Back then" we used to have to bend ourselves backwards and tie ourselves into knots to ensure that our sites worked on IE and Mozilla and Safari and then Opera and then Chrome. And then IE evolved and we had standards and quirks mode. And different rendering modes. The box model was the least of our problems, and what you ended up with was hacks on hacks on hacks. And lots of tables.

It was horrible and a massive time suck.

To the general web users, however, "things worked". Because we worked so frickin' hard to make it work.
cheers
Chris Maunder

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NewsMicrosoft looks ready to add another Windows 10 Edition, Home Ultra, to its list Pin
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NewsGoogle makes mobile-first indexing the default for all new domains Pin
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NewsGDPR one year later: Slow compliance, lax enforcement Pin
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NewsBreathtaking View of SpaceX Starlink satellite ‘train’ triggers wave of UFO sightings Pin
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NewsBurnout is making us worse at our jobs, according to the WHO Pin
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NewsGoodbye YouTube Gaming App, we barely knew ye Pin
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