January 2012

2012 is the year of new technology for AWDBy Gareth
27th January, 2012 at 00:04

This year web technology will take a huge leap forward with the introduction of HTML5 in websites as well as the continual use of jQuery technology throughout our portfolio. Every new site we develop is now built in the latest standards making us the leading web designers in the industry. As you will see from new sites to be included in our portfolio, we have diverse technical experience and captivating design that maximise the full potential of any new website.

Browser race heats upBy Gareth
20th January, 2012 at 23:38

The browser market share is more diverse than ever with Google Chrome now slowly creeping up to that of Firefox at 24% of worldwide market share. IE is still holding a steady 54% according to web statistics. It should be noted that usage of the various web browsers can vary from country to country. In the UK the adoption of Chrome seems to be almost on par with Firefox.

Wikipedia joins the Internet blackout todayBy Gareth
18th January, 2012 at 07:34

Wikipedia has removed it’s site from use today in opposition to new laws being debated in US congress. The move took place at 5am this morning and simply replaces all content with a black page.

Microsoft celebrate the end of IE6 By Gareth
5th January, 2012 at 22:47

The giant software firm is celebrating the end of its once popular although heavily criticised web browser. Last month the usage fell below 1% and is now considered as being end of usage. Many users are now upgrading to IE8 or IE9 or even switching platforms to Chrome or Firefox.