Archive for January, 2010

Mobile Web Apps: The End of App Stores?

January 28th 2010

Earlier this week Google released Google Voice as a web application. It’s a toned down version of the application that originally got submitted to the App Store but stirred controversy. If you never heard of it before, the application got pulled down from the App Store for “unknown” reasons, Google complained to the FCC, then […]

CSS3: rgba color values!

January 14th 2010

RGBA actually stands for (R)ed (G)reen (B)lue (A)lpha and is used to define colors in your CSS. As you must already know, colors are composed of various amounts of red, green and blue to form the final color. In CSS you can now specify the opacity of the desired color, that’s what the alpha channel […]

CSS3 properties: shadows!

January 7th 2010

Here’s a new series of post in which I’ll introduce you to new CSS3 properties. You might already know about them but have you tried them? Or know how to use them? Stay tuned and be ready when we can widely use them or start right now as it degrade gracefully. In this article, I’ll […]

prettyPhoto 2.5.6: Bug fixes (only!)

January 5th 2010

Allright, I’ll be very honest with you. I introduced some bugs in prettyPhoto 2.5.5. Luckily those I’m aware of just got fixed! I fixed: A bug where the loader icon wouldn’t display properly; A bug where the videos would still play when prettyPhoto was closed; A bug where prettyPhoto wasn’t displaying properly upon re-initialization. If […]