Generally speaking, the hype around Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG) began almost immediately after the W3C assembled the SVG Working Group, led by Chris Lilley, and announced the standard. This happened back in 1998. By the way, this event did not happen spontaneously: it was preceded by two more announcements.
The first is the Vector Markup Language (VML) format, which was introduced in the same 1998 to the W3C by a number of companies, among which Microsoft was listed along with Macromedia. Continue reading
The Windows Live family brought together a variety of user services, designed for both ordinary Web users and professional communities of developers, scientists, and researchers. There is even a 3D map service. One of the new popular types of services is Live Office, which we will explore in detail in this article. It is a set of tools for creating your own e-commerce solution. Just do not be afraid that you have to retrain as a designer and webmaster in one person. Continue reading
Day of national unity for the whole day reduced the already short working week. Holidays, I must say, generally relax great – maybe that is why the flow of news from the birthplaces has become shallower. However, this does not mean that there were no events at all. Continue reading