• Amazon introduces web apps to its Android app store

    Posted August 14, 2013 - 12:00 am

    Amazon’s foray into the App Store marketplace recently gained a new feature which could help boost its offerings. They are now making HTML5 Web Apps first class citizens by placing them right next to other Android Apps in their App Store.
  • 9 programming tools for maximizing HTML5

    Posted October 13, 2012 - 8:00 am

    HTML5 is gaining steam. Here are nine development tools for tapping into the best the standard has to offer
  • Adobe readies Web dev push

    Posted September 24, 2012 - 1:55 pm

    The Adobe Edge set of design and animation tools embraces HTML5 to address the modern Web
  • The week in iOS apps: music and mystery

    Posted June 30, 2012 - 7:03 am

    This week's roundup of iOS apps features mystery, music, and multitudes of recommendations about the best places to eat, dine, and shop locally.
  • Review

    Adobe Dreamweaver CS6 review: mobile app development, the HTML 5 way

    Posted June 23, 2012 - 7:04 am

    In Web page design, the popularity of Adobe's Flash multimedia platform is nose-diving, while HTML5 is skyrocketing. That transition is causing websites and website designers to find better ways of incorporating motion and interactivity, and Adobe's new Dreamweaver CS6 ($399 as a stand-alone program, as of 6/1/2012; also part of Adobe's Creative Suite 6) provides an array of tools to serve up HTML5-based designs on smartphones, tablets, and desktops.
  • Learn Vim with online game Vim Adventures

    Posted June 16, 2012 - 3:35 pm

    The Vim text editor is not the only piece of ancient software still popular today. After all, Microsoft Word was first released in 1983, a full eight years before Vim. But today's Word bears little resemblance to its original version, while text editor Vim looks and feels almost the same. And yet, Vim has a vibrant community of developers and evangelists working to keep it alive and kicking, with projects like the game Vim Adventures to bring new users into the fold.
  • Adobe Edge: 4 things you need to know

    Posted August 1, 2011 - 9:15 pm

    While you shouldn't expect Adobe Edge to replace its Flash standard anytime soon, it will act as a gateway for the company to start using HTML5.
  • Mobile Developers Still Choosing Android Over iOS

    Posted June 8, 2011 - 10:34 am

    More than 5,000 iOS developers are in San Francisco for Apple's big party at the Worldwide Developers Conference, but a new report says the hippest place to be is the Android Market. The study, from Bluevia and Vision Mobile, found that 67 percent of developers code for Android, while iOS trails at 59 percent.
  • Google upgrades Web toolkit, Eclipse plug-in

    Posted May 3, 2011 - 6:05 pm

    GWT 2.3 adds more HTML5 capability, while Google Plugin for Eclipse features integration with Google services
  • Review

    Browser wars, 2011

    Posted April 25, 2011 - 5:22 pm

    Which browser is best for security, speed, and compliance with web standards? To find out, we ran the new versions of Chrome, Firefox, Internet Explorer, Opera, and Safari through a battery of benchmark tests. Here's how they stack up.
  • Mobile, cloud are changing application development

    Posted April 14, 2011 - 12:32 pm

    Development technologies such as HTML5 are becoming more prominent in enterprises, but Java and .Net still dominate, Forrester report shows
  • Microsoft previews Internet Explorer 10

    Posted April 12, 2011 - 5:03 pm

    The next-generation browser has a heavy emphasis on HTML5 and offers CSS3 capabilities and accelerated graphics
  • What's still missing in the HTML5 spec

    Posted February 23, 2011 - 1:30 pm

    Multimedia capabilities and WebSocket support are among the missing pieces -- and don't expect a standard video codec
  • IE9 and Chrome 7 Top Early HTML5 Tests

    Posted November 2, 2010 - 2:51 pm

    The newly released sixth preview of Internet Explorer 9 best handles the forthcoming HTML5 standard, followed by Google's Chrome 7 Web browser, according to recent early tests by the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C).
  • With IE9, Microsoft Is Betting on the Power of Chips, HTML5

    Posted April 13, 2010 - 4:41 pm

    Microsoft vows that Internet Explorer 9, now in its early "platform preview" stage, will help businesses better utilize Windows and hardware with GPU-powered HTML5 for richer video and graphics. All businesses, that is, except those running Windows XP, which will not be supported by IE9.
  • Run Quake II in your Browser with HTML5

    Posted April 2, 2010 - 9:38 pm

    Google encourages its engineers to 20 percent of their time working on projects that aren't necessarily in their job descriptions. The corporate philosophy that spawned Google products like including Gmail and Google News has perhaps had its greatest achievement yet: an HTML5 port of Quake II.
  • Google and Adobe cozy up on Flash for Chrome browser

    Posted March 30, 2010 - 4:17 pm

    Some observers pan the move, noting Google's support for Flash rival HTML5.
  • HTML 5: Less than it's cracked up to be

    Posted March 29, 2010 - 1:25 pm

    If you dig behind HTML 5's hype, you'll find a half-baked standard that leaves the most important questions it was meant to address unanswered.
  • Can Internet Explorer 9 Get Microsoft's Mojo Back?

    Posted March 17, 2010 - 1:50 pm

    With improved speed and support for HTML 5, Internet Explorer 9 could be Microsoft's next step toward restoring its old mojo.
  • Microsoft touts speed, HTML 5 support in IE9

    Posted March 17, 2010 - 10:36 am

    Microsoft previewed its Internet Explorer 9 Web browser to MIX10 attendees and promised to drive standards work on HTML 5.
  • SXSW: The gentle Adobe vs. Canvas smackdown

    Posted March 16, 2010 - 7:53 pm

    JavaScript vs. ActionScript? How about developer inertia vs. innovation?
  • Apple's plan to free itself from Flash hits a snag

    Posted July 1, 2009 - 4:49 pm

    Remember the brave band of corporations that was going to bring us to a brave new world of open standards audio and video? Yeah, about that.
Join us:






Join today!

See more content
Ask a Question