SunSpider Benchmarks: WebKit Rocks

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The WebKit guys have put together a new Javascript benchmark under the name “SunSpider“. It’s intended to go further than simple benchmarks like Celtic Kane’s and try to emulate real-world tasks. Safari/WebKit has been getting pretty quick on these benchmarks anyway, but this new one really shows its strengths. There are various comments about people’s… Read more »

WinIE ‘feature’

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I like to document things that I find annoying so that other people can be annoyed by them too, so here’s one for today: Windows IE doesn’t like window names that have spaces in – any JavaScript that tries to target them will fail. Firefox and Safari don’t have a problem with them. Tweet