The Many Eyes Myth

There is something that is said quite a lot about open source vs proprietary software and it is that “many eyes make all bugs shallow”. While most software developers would admit that a new set of eyes on a problem...
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bind() and older browsers

Had this error today from IE7 & 8 from a script that I got given to fix. SCRIPT438: Object doesn’t support property or method ‘bind’ I have never come across bind() before, I discovered it was part of the ECMAScript...
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Video on the web

There was a lot of debate about codecs and the HTML video tag not so long ago. There were many people upset with h264 since distributors (such as browser vendors) will have to pay royalties, because the codec’s software algorithms...
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