HTML5 text boxs for numbers and email addresses

In HTML5 there are a few new types of text box available that can help with mobile development. For example, on mobile devices it can be useful to have the on-screen keyboard be defaulted to display a specific configuration when it is displayed, such as the numeric keypad. Not all browsers support these new text …

Opting out of Google Instant Browsing

I recently wrote about a new feature of Google Chrome called Instant Browsing. You can turn it on or off Basic tab of the  Options page in Chrome. If you are a web site owner/administrator and are concerned about the impact it might have on your web server to have a deluge of requests going …

Google Instant Browsing

What is Instant Browsing? Google Chrome 12 comes with a some features, including support for Google’s Instant Searching and Instant Browsing via the address bar (or “omnibar” as they call it). This means that as you type your query or URL it will be sent off with almost every character press constantly updating the page …