Not surprised, but still somewhat stunned by this news. Bots Now Outnumber Humans on the Web | WIRED.
Intro When the iPhone concept started taking shape at Apple, installed apps were not given much consideration. No plan existed for an installed app marketplace because the WebKit-based iOS Safari mobile browser would be able to do all the work,* thus allowing web apps to be written in a unified standard. And that unified standard… Read More Three Steps to a Fullscreen Web App on iOS Safari
Can’t wait until this is available on iOS Safari mobile. From your browser you can now upload pictures and videos from the camera as well as sounds from the microphone. via Android 3.0 Honeycomb is first to implement the Device API | David Calhouns Blog.
ARRIS Group, Inc. has released their Moxi 2.0 DVR software and it’s got a WebKit build powering its interface. With browsers showing up in hardware appliances we’re fast-approaching the day when the term “web developer” may become an anachronism, supplanted as the web stack becomes the world’s unified user interface standard. Moxi software release 2.0… Read More DVR Powered by WebKit
This is a novel approach to solving a problem I’ve others mention on more than one occasion. All the various W3C html specs mandate a value for the src attribute of the tag. The W3C spec does not, however, specify that said value must be URI. Rather, it may be the actual encoded MIME data… Read More Stopping “Dev Only” Assets in their Tracks