Archive for March, 2015

Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

The CSS3 Anthology: Take Your Sites to New Heights

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Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

Side by Side

There are now lots of different ways of placing elements next to one another in a web page. Here we look at four of the ones that have been around the longest (although not all of these were supported by early browsers). Side by Side

Monday, March 30th, 2015

CSS Defaults and Resets

Browsers can have different default settings in their CSS. In this article we look at how to create a reset that overrides those defaults. CSS Defaults and Resets

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

Outlook and Replyingto Digitally Signed Emails

There are three ways to send an email. The way most people use is to send their email as if it were a postcard. Anyone can access the email along the way and see what it says (and perhaps alter what it says) and there is no guarantee that it came from whoever it says […]

Sunday, March 29th, 2015

CSS3 Pushing the Limits

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Saturday, March 28th, 2015

What is a zip file?

This page for beginners explains what a zip file is and what it is used for. What is a zip file?

Friday, March 27th, 2015

Two Hard Drives butOne Partition

One way of combining drives into a single partition is to use a hardware solution involving RAID. There is an alternative that will work with regular hard drives provided that you are running an operating system that supports it and don’t try to make the operating system itself span multiple drives. Two Hard Drives but […]

Thursday, March 26th, 2015

The Book of CSS3: A Developer’s Guide to the Future of Web Design

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Thursday, March 26th, 2015

One Field WithMultiple Values

There are lots of different ways that newbies use to solve the problem where one field in their database is allowed to hold multiple values at the same time. One solution they might use is to provide multiple occurrences of the field (eg phone1, phone2, phone3, phone4) and another is to store all the values […]

Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

HTML5 Hacks

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Wednesday, March 25th, 2015

Copyright and theWeb

Many people mistakenly believe that the material they find on the web is not covered by copyright. In fact the same copyright laws exist on the web as exist elsewhere. The only differences are that it is easier for someone to copy something from the web and also easier for the owner to track down […]

Tuesday, March 24th, 2015

Boolean Operators

There are three boolean operators that process true and false values in JavaScript. Here we look at some of the peculiarities in how they work both with regard to what is returned from an operation (which need not be a boolean) as well as where the order of precedence of the operators does not necessarily […]