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Evolution of Microsoft Windows

Posted: January 31, 2007 in Cool Finds
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With the release of Windows Vista, I saw this nice post about the history of Microsoft Windows, so I thought to show the evolution of Windows through screen shots:


Multi-Browser Testing

Posted: August 25, 2006 in Cool Finds, Thoughts
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Being a web developer for some time, the first rule in developing a good web application is to test the appearance and the usability of the application (or the web site). When I started developing my first web application, I was heavily using Internet Explorer as my favored browser, and almost everyone I know as well. Mozilla Firefox did not exist yet, and Netscape was losing ground to IE. These factors combined made me unconsciously (and unfortunately) target my web application towards IE users. The pages were full of VBscript code, and other IE-specific functionality that would not work on any other browser. At that time, it was fine, and no one complained.