Jacob Kaplan-Moss

2 items tagged “safari”

📌 WebAIM: Blog - History of the browser user-agent string

“And thus Chrome used WebKit, and pretended to be Safari, and WebKit pretended to be KHTML, and KHTML pretended to be Gecko, and all browsers pretended to be Mozilla, [...] and the user agent string was a complete mess, and near useless, and everyone pretended to be everyone else, and confusion abounded.” #

📌 Surfin’ Safari - Blog Archive » Downloadable Fonts

Holy crap: “With font face rules you can specify downloadable custom fonts on your Web pages or alias one font to another.” If other browser manufacturers can be convinced to support this we could finally see some good typography online. #