Wednesday, May 19th, 2010

W3C. Hire Ben Schwarz now. Making specs nice to look at!

Category: CSS , Standards

p>

While preparing my HTML WORKSHOP, I’ve been re-reading W3C specs in far further detail than I ever would’ve imagined. The reading experience is far from delightful. Not only is the text the entire browser width in measure, but it’s dense and laborious to read. No wonder browser vendors have traditionally missed subtle details.

The paragraph above is how Ben Schwarz starts off his post on “Moving towards readable W3C specs”. He roped in Anthony Kolber, and the end result is something that is a pleasure to read!:

The W3C should hire these guys to keep going and clean up shop across the specs. Then, when they look beautiful, maybe we can do the other hard work of making them readable ;)

Related Content:

  • Making sense of WS-Policy and SAML
    WS-Policy and SAML help make Web services more secure. Expert Rami Jaamour explains how to find out more about these...
  • Inside a Dell server
    In this video, you’ll get an in-depth look at the Dell PowerEdge R415 1U rack server, including a walk-through of the specs, interior and exterior...
  • Father of XML: UBL bridges e-commerce gap for SMBs
    OASIS' ratification this week of the Universal Business Language 1.0 (UBL) gives the business world a means of standardizing common business documents...
  • Pervasive ALM knowledge is the key to being a well-grounded Java developer
    Martijn Verburg and Ben Evans recently released their first joint effort entitled "The Well Grounded Developer." In reviewing this book, one thing in...
  • TSS Java Symposium conference coverage 2005
    Authors of key books and blogs important to the community, JCP expert group members and spec leads, key technologists from the major vendors, and of...

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:17 am
12 Comments

4 rating from 1 votes

gipoco.com is neither affiliated with the authors of this page nor responsible for its contents. This is a safe-cache copy of the original web site.