Languages with latin-based writing systems such as English are typically written left to right, and from top to bottom. However, there is a whole different world of writing modes out there. CSS3 Writing Modes allows you to use these in your web sites. Read on to find out what you can, and can not use right now.
Primer on css3 writing modes
“Smith’s artwork represents a striving to reconcile the inner world of instinct and the tidal sweep of our emotional life, with an external world that is both beautiful and hostile in its natural grandeur. She attempts to map the place where these worlds intersect.” visualmelt
Navigating the new multi-screen world: Insights show how consumers use different devices together (via Navigating the new multi-screen world: Insights show how consumers use different devices together - Google Mobile Ads Blog)
An insightful read
August 7, 1991: The World Wide Web becomes publicly available on the internet for the first time.
The web has changed a lot since Tim Berners-Lee posted, on this day, the first webpages summarizing his World Wide Web project, a method of storing knowledge using hypertext documents. In the months leading up to his post, Berners-Lee had developed everything necessary to make the web a reality, including the first browser and server.
Read more about the beginnings of the WWW you’ve grown so fond of typing, @ This Day in Tech.
happy 21st, enjoy your cats in tubes!
Full reviews are embargoed until July 19 (the day before it opens), but Metro has some social media reactions from a select group of critics who saw a screening of The Dark Knight Rises yesterday. The gist:
The Dark Knight Rises received a standing ovation from US critics at a preview screening with some journalists raving that it left them in tears and ‘speechless’.
Looks like another masterpiece. Next weekend can’t come sooner
If you use Panic’s Coda web-development app, thanks and guess what! We have 2 exciting new things for you. Coda 2, a seriously beefed-up (and trimmed-down) update. And Diet Coda, the potent portable iPad version for quick fixes on the go. It’s serious business.
My favorite editor just got so much more better