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HTML5 Touch Events specification is now a web standard

In recent years there was (and still is) a dramatic decrease in sales figures of traditional PCs like desktops and laptops, at least in the consumer market. So mobile devices seem to be the future for end users. With the … Continue reading

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Animate.css – Ready to use CSS3 animations

Animate.css is a bunch of open source (MIT Licence) animations in the form of a single CSS file which you can add to your website or web application to add some nice looking animations. There is no JavaScript required for … Continue reading

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The web starts to blink: Chrome drops WebKit as its rendering engine – announces Blink

Recently, concerns arised that WebKit could become the new IE6 (the majority of web developers optimized and tested only for compatibility with IE6 before the great browser wars). As it turns out, these concerns will not fullfill, as the world’s … Continue reading

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Chrome 25 for Developers – Speech API and Shadow DOM

The Chrome Team recently released Chrome 25. For developer, the new version offers support for the Web Speech API – which allows developers to add speech recognition features to their applications Support for Shadow DOM which allows to build encapsulated, … Continue reading

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Eclipse Orion 2.0 released – browser based web IDE

Version 2.0 of the browser based IDE for web development Orion has been released. It offers a prototype of Projects with filtering and SFTP integration. There is now the ability to embed the editor and shell into other applications. The … Continue reading

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WebStorm 6 – HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript IDE now with TypeScript, CoffeeScript and Dart support

JetBrains revently released version 6 of their web development IDE WebStorm. WebStorm is a subset of the popular IntelliJ Java IDE. It offers support for HTML, CSS and JavaScript and is probably today’s most complete HTML5 / JavaScript IDE. The … Continue reading

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Internet Explorer 10 for Windows 7 released

Up until now, Internet Explorer 10 was only available for Windows 8. That changed today, as Microsoft released IE10 for Windows 7. IE10 is more secure than it’s predecessors and has a better support for web standards (HTML5, CSS3). Additionally, … Continue reading

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