Infrequently Noted

Alex Russell on browsers, standards, and the process of progress.

The Price of Anonymity: Our Principles?

Updates from Portland

OSCON '08

Only 2 More Days!

Fascinating Data

Dojo Developer Day Boston, Sept. 28-29

Power vs. Authority

Standards bodies are animated only by the needs of industry to reduce costs by forcing vendors to agree on things...In this context, then, the W3C's only effective function is to drive consensus when visions for how to go forward diverge or lead down proprietary ratholes. Asking the W3C for more is the fast path to continued disappointment.

A Lovely Box For Your Toolkit

LHB: Same Story, Different Tune

Uxebu Hangs Their Shingle