WordPress 4.1 is here with a new way to write plus a new way to show off your best work. Since we’re closing out the end of 2014, it’s only appropriate that our friends at WordPress would introduce the Twenty Fifteen theme. A reversal from last year’s photo-focused theme, this new default theme is squarely … Read more WordPress 4.1 has Arrived
When building HTML5 mobile web sites that target multiple devices, one of the first elements you should include is the viewport meta tag. Most mobile web browsers render incoming HTML in a virtual window that is typically wider than the screen of the mobile device. This is done so you can view non-mobile websites via … Read more HTML5 Mobile Web Moment: Viewport Tag
Here’s to having all your tech dreams come true in 2013! May you seamlessly integrate with backend systems and data sources in a simple and consistent manner. May replication enable your databases to scale horizontally in a shared-nothing fashion to give you just the right amount of sharding. May your 15,000 RPM, RAID 10 disk … Read more Happy Tech 2013
HTML5 has made a lot of progress in the mobile space over the last few years. Take a look at the latest report from the French analyst house faberNovel, on HTML5 and how to rethink web strategy: Sharing my knowledge and helping others never stops, so connect with me on my blog at https://robtiffany.com , follow me on Twitter … Read more Where are we now with HTML5?
Those of you who know me or have attended one of my presentations know that I’m a total RESTafarian when it comes to the software architectural style I prefer for web services. I started using REST in the early 2000s to create a high-speed, human-readable, server API to trade financial instruments between brokerages and counterparties. … Read more ASP.NET Web API: The New Mobile Web Services
In my last article covering HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone, I got you started with a simple boilerplate. It just so happened that the style I presented you with was Dark. Since we know that Windows Phone also has a light theme, I think it’s important that your mobile web site have one as well. Below is … Read more HTML5 and CSS3 on Windows Phone: Dark and Light Styles