Linked by Thom Holwerda on Sat 19th Jan 2013 14:22 UTC
Opera Software This is actually pretty big news - both exciting and tragic at the same time. Opera has revealed Opera Ice, its next mobile browser, to PocketLint. This new browser represent a big shift in both user interface as well as rendering engine, since it has a new, unique interface, as well as a new rendering engine... New to Opera, that is, as it's a WebKit-browser.
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by PresentIt on Sun 20th Jan 2013 01:01 UTC in reply to "RE[4]: ..."
PresentIt
Member since:
2010-02-10

Not only formal standard bodies can facilitate cooperation, but it's the only thing that can ensure an open web.

What about HTML5? Parts of it are ready already. But as you may notice, doing things properly takes time.

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by Laurence on Sun 20th Jan 2013 12:37 in reply to "RE[5]: ..."
Laurence Member since:
2007-03-26

What about HTML5? Parts of it are ready already. But as you may notice, doing things properly takes time.

I wouldn't call most of the stuff in HTML5 as a dynamic, interactive and multimedia rich language done well.

The problem with W3C isn't that they're perfecting the language - which takes time. It's purely politics.

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by PresentIt on Sun 20th Jan 2013 13:07 in reply to "RE[6]: ..."
PresentIt Member since:
2010-02-10

The bottom line is that things need to be done right, and the W3C ensures that this happens.

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by lucas_maximus on Sun 20th Jan 2013 21:36 in reply to "RE[6]: ..."
lucas_maximus Member since:
2009-08-18

The thing I find frustrating is that HTML 5 and other new web tech has all been lumped together. Which really muddy the waters.

While some of the newer tags are useful, for describing content, the main thing I want to use is CSS 3.0.

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