Zeldman: Accept Microsoft’s terms, or else?

In his blog, Jeffrey Zeldman defends version targeting. As most people probably know by now, there is a proposal out there which involves IE8 basically requiring that you opt-in to its standards compliance. Needless to say, most people think this is a really, really bad idea. Apart from Zeldman's attempt at dismissing criticism as "ingrained…

Site compatibility: No content for you!

An interesting type of "browser discrimination" can be found at linie888.dk. This was first reported as a bug through our bug tracking system, and I decided to look into the problem. I opened my source viewer and braced myself for a lengthy session of code analysis. …

On the fly “Drag to scroll” in Kestrel

By enabling the opera:config setting "ScrollIsPan" in Kestrel (this does not work in versions prior to 9.5), you will be able to drag the page around to scroll. But did you know that it is also possible to do drag-scrolling "on the fly"? On Windows, at least, you simply hold down Ctrl+Alt, and then click…