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Monthly Archives: July 2012

window.onerror – custom error handling

Listen to colleagues, even or especially if they are not in your department as something useful may come out as a result. This is more of a cultural phenomenon than a real development topic, but can be drilled down to a nice real-world example that’s currently taking place here at XING. m4s0n501


placeholder – Custom solution vs. native HTML5 feature

As we are trying to use latest browser technologies we also investigated the usage of the new “placeholder” attribute in HTML5. It offered us a possibility to avoid a custom implementation in modern browsers as technically the value of the input (or text area) element was not filled and not submitted and got hidden as   Continue Reading…