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Acid3 Test Unleashed, Murders Every Current Browser
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Written by Daniel   
Thursday, 06 March 2008 09:17

 Putting browser makers on notice, again
Tom Corelis (Blog) - March 6, 2008 12:04 AM
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Just a few months after the announcement that Internet Explorer 8 successfully passed the Acid2 standards compliance test, the Web Standards Project (WaSP) announced last Monday that it unleashed Acid2’s successor, Acid3. Created to identify flaws in the way a browser renders its web pages, WaSP’s Acid tests throw down the gauntlet with difficult-to-display graphics written to accentuate browsers’ quirks. When the original Acid test was released in 1998, it helped reign in browser inconsistencies and insured that Internet Explorer, Netscape, and others handled HTML code according to specification – making web designers’ lives easier and ensuring the web rendered consistently in the future. [Comments...]

 

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