Videos tagged with Webdev




Douglas Crockford: Web Forward

Douglas Crockford: Web Forward

Posted in Development, Web Technologies, Companies, Conferences

Douglas Crockford keynoted the 2008 Frontend Engineering Summit at Yahoo!. In this talk, he proposes that the standards processes have stagnated, leaving us with an inadequate platform and no orderly mechanism for improving it. The solution, he suggests, is a disorderly mechanism: another browser war. In a new browser war, the web engineering community will face short-term pain but the Web's la...

Tags: douglas crockford, Javascript, HTML, CSS, web standards, standards, w3c, ecmascript, Webdev, frontend engineering, YUI, ...



Nicole Sullivan: Design Fast Websites

Nicole Sullivan: Design Fast Websites

Posted in Web Technologies, Graphics, Companies, Conferences

In this 2008 talk at Yahoo!, performance specialist Nicole Sullivan outlines a set of practical guidelines for building websites that are supremely fast and visually rich. Her advice is to know your craft, to engage your designers, and to make sure that your collaboration with designers works intelligently in the service of users.

Tags: nicole sullivan, Performance, CSS, HTML, Design, Webdev, frontend engineering, YUI, Yahoo!, YUI Theater, Techtalks, ...






Peter-Paul Koch: JavaScript Events

Peter-Paul Koch: JavaScript Events

Posted in Development, Web Technologies, Companies, Conferences

PPK (Peter-Paul Koch) of Quirksmode has been sharing his research into browser quirks for years, and in 2009 he turned his attention to mobile browsers while doing a consultancy for Vodafone. That work has got him thinking about JavaScript events once again, and he shares his thoughts in this talk at Yahoo!.

Tags: peter-paul koch, ppk, quirksmode, Javascript, Events, DOM, HTML, Webdev, frontend engineering, YUI, Yahoo!, ...