Another great article from A List Apart, this time on re-purposing old content. I found especially interesting the insight that the web has not yet adapted to slowing down, and ease of access leads to a lack of context for old content.
Monthly Archives: July 2014
CSS for real people
IN a new article on A List Apart, Håkon Wium Lie, the “father of CSS” and CTO of Opera explores how new devices “force us to rethink web design”, as scrolling gives way to app-like paged gestures, and figures will float in multi-column layouts, and to what extent this can be achieved in pure CSS.
While CSS figures and paged gestures are a little while off browser support yet, multi-column layouts are available now (vendor-prefixed), and Håkon gives an example.