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Lowter - New Blog Entries is an electronic magazine covering web development, in the form of articles, blogs, forums, newsletters, and podcasts. primarily covers PHP, JavaScript, (X)HTML, CSS, accessibility, usability, application design, and programming theo

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Review: Opera 10

Sun, 06 Sep 2009 18:02:19 -0500

Opera Software officially released Opera 10 last Tuesday, which features a refined visual interface, the Turbo compression technology, a customisable Speed Dial, and more. Now that I have been active…(image)

First Look at Adobe BrowserLab

Sun, 26 Jul 2009 12:16:32 -0500

Last month, Adobe released BrowserLab, an online tool to help web developers easily preview their websites in multiple web browsers without needing to have each browser installed. You simply input yo…(image)

Time to Ditch Internet Explorer 6?

Mon, 20 Jul 2009 07:25:17 -0500

Youtube have announced this week that they will not be supporting Internet Explorer 6 in future development. Instead, they encourage IE6 users to upgrade to Google Chrome, Internet Explorer 8, or Moz…(image)

We'll Miss You XHTML 2

Sun, 12 Jul 2009 09:44:39 -0500

XHTML 2002 - 2009 The W3C officially announced last week (2 July 2009) that they will not be renewing the charter for the XHTML 2 Working Group at the end of 2009. Their objective is to increase t…(image)

Opera Unite Solves the Problems of "the Cloud"

Tue, 16 Jun 2009 08:39:35 -0500

Opera Unite Opera Software have today launched Opera Unite, an innovative technology that allows users to share files, photos, music, and more without the use of a third-party service. Using web-s…(image)

Opera 10 Beta Released

Thu, 04 Jun 2009 08:49:52 -0500

Opera Software have yesterday released Opera 10 Beta, a preview of the next version of the Opera web browser. For the average consumer, this beta release includes a redesigned interface (by the infam…(image)

MinneWebCon 2009

Tue, 07 Apr 2009 21:26:29 -0500

I had the privilege yesterday to attend MinneWebCon 2009, a conference for web developers held at the University of Minnesota in the Twin Cities. MinneWebCon was my first web-development conference a…(image)

Internet Explorer 8 Released by Microsoft

Mon, 23 Mar 2009 16:00:50 -0500

Microsoft officially released Internet Explorer 8 to the world last Thursday. Even though IE7 still feels rather new in the web development world, due to its rather slow adoption, IE8 is the first ma…(image)

Apple Previews iPhone OS 3.0

Tue, 17 Mar 2009 21:52:15 -0500

Apple iPhone OS 3.0 Apple held a press event at their headquarters in Cupertino earlier today to unveil the iPhone OS's third iteration. The updated iPhone OS actually brings a lot of the function…(image)

Opera Goes Turbo

Fri, 13 Mar 2009 04:01:27 -0500

About a month ago, Opera announced Opera Turbo. Opera Turbo is a piece of software that runs on the Opera server in between you and the Internet. It compresses website data by as much as 80% and then…(image)

In-depth Comparison of Web Browsers at MaximumPC

Wed, 11 Mar 2009 22:19:15 -0500

There are a lot of web browsers on the market today, with a lot of marketing text and hidden agendas clouding any real evaluation of each browser. Even at Lowter, we heavily lean towards Opera. All …(image)

Re-evaluating Safari 4

Mon, 09 Mar 2009 21:24:52 -0500

A few weeks ago, Matt posted about Apple's announcement of Safari 4 Beta. Now that Safari 4 has been around for a few weeks, it is time to re-evaluate it, without the glimmer that a new piece of soft…(image)

Obama Appoints CIO and FCC Chairman

Fri, 06 Mar 2009 20:37:04 -0600

Yesterday, President Obama officially announced that Vivek Kundra would serve as the Chief Information Officer (CIO) at the White House. The CIO is "responsible for oversight of federal technology sp…(image) Adds Support for Git

Mon, 02 Mar 2009 22:04:43 -0600

Late last week announced support for Git - a distributed revision control system - to complement their existing offerings of SVN and CVS. Git is a free distributed revision control sy…(image)

Sprockets: JavaScript Dependency Management and Concatenation

Thu, 26 Feb 2009 09:22:03 -0600

Sam Stephenson of 37signals has released Sprockets, a Ruby library that helps to organise multiple JavaScript files neatly into one single, deployable file. Sprockets takes multiple JavaScript files …(image)

Apple Releases Safari 4 Beta

Tue, 24 Feb 2009 22:20:41 -0600

Apple have suddenly released a beta version of Safari 4, their web browser, which they seem to be marketing as the latest version that people should use, so it must be fairly stable at the minute. Th…(image)

Opera Teams Up with Yahoo! and Vodafone

Thu, 19 Feb 2009 17:24:36 -0600

Some cool news came from Opera Software this week, who announced partnerships with both Yahoo! and Vodafone. First, Yahoo! Mobile is going to include an integrated version of Opera Mini, allowing the…(image)

Do We Really Need Proprietary CSS Properties?

Tue, 17 Feb 2009 20:55:22 -0600

Recently, I was working on a project that utilised Webkit's CSS transforms to create a cool effect as a little extra to anyone viewing the page in Safari. Firefox 3.1 will also introduce CSS transfor…(image)

Micro-optimisations in PHP

Wed, 11 Feb 2009 20:26:31 -0600

I'm nearing the time when I need to start benchmarking the code of a project I'm working on and I have been browsing around the web for some various tips on optimising PHP code. So far I've come acro…(image)

Sitepoint Bushfire Relief Sale

Tue, 10 Feb 2009 04:24:07 -0600

Sitepoint is one of the largest web development communities on the Internet. As well as publishing many articles and blogs on their website, they also offer full books about web development. They ar…(image)

Google Analytics App for iPhone

Sat, 07 Feb 2009 11:47:25 -0600

Three sample screenshots of the Analytics App Google Analytics is one of the better services available to track the traffic on your website. Any passionate webmaster, like myself, is constantly ch…(image)

TextMate Theme for Web Developers

Thu, 05 Feb 2009 21:28:29 -0600

For those of you using the popular code editor TextMate, I have come across a great theme that is geared towards web developers. Zachary Johnson has developed a TextMate theme just for web developmen…(image)

50 Useful PHP Tools

Mon, 02 Feb 2009 08:14:45 -0600

Awhile ago, I found a nice web development website called Smashing Magazine. The vast majority of their content consists of top 10, top 50, and top 100 lists of information and tools that are of inte…(image)

AddThis Social Media Button

Sat, 31 Jan 2009 16:31:47 -0600

Integrating your website into the social bookmarking scene can help to increase your traffic and to build up more outside links to your website. The difficulty in doing this is that there are so many…(image)

Ruby Becoming Lacklustre?

Thu, 22 Jan 2009 20:12:09 -0600

In my 2009 prediction post, I predicted that Ruby on Rails would either "fade into obscurity or gain more attention". Basically, I think that Ruby on Rails has one year left to catch on in the progra…(image)