- IE 7 vs IE 6
- Dojo 0.4.0 Release Candidate
The final release of Dojo 0.4.0 is slated for release on Tuesday, October 24th to coincide with The Ajax Experience conference.
- The Virtual Life: IE At Arms Length
An extremely pragmatic guide from Dojo’s Alex Russell on how to set up an environment to test against multiple IE versions. In particular, he presents a very convincing case against the various “standalone IE” solutions making the rounds.
- Customer First? Maybe not.
“I am so frustrated right now – does it show? This experience highlights to me how important it is to make the customer experience one of your top priorities otherwise you will not get repeat business.” (thanks gnarly)
- Penguin.SWF: Beta Is Live
Perhaps now the nay-sayers will stop whinging that Adobe have given up on Linux and won’t be releasing a Flash 9 player for the platform? (thanks gnarly)
- The Art of Complex Problem Solving
Idiagram sells illustration services and consulting, visually describing complex problems and their solutions. This veiled sales pitch for their services is overwhelming, but maybe that’s the point. Food for thought if you’re a marketer. (thanks gnarly)
PHPSecInfo tests your PHP environment and flags potential security concerns. I met the developer of PHPSecInfo at OSCON 2006, where he called for developers to contribute modules to the project to test more aspects of server configuration. (thanks bsytko)
- Google’s Launches New Web Optimizer
Google has launched a new website optimizer at the Metrics Summit in Washington. The tool lets you create and test multiple variations of your landing pages, and view reports of the effects of each variation.
- Information on Reports of IE 7 Vulnerability
Microsoft responds to widespread claims of a security vulnerability being found in IE 7 (running under Windows XP) within 24 hours of its public release. Technically, they say, the vulnerability exists in Outlook Express, and is under investigation.
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