Abusing text-shadow for fun and profit

A few small examples of what what can be done if text-shadow is employed somewhat creatively.

A CSS backgammon board

A backgammon board rendered only using only an ordered list and CSS.

Opera 9.5 alpha, Kestrel, released

The first alpha of Opera 9.5, codenamed Kestrel, is released. The changelog is so long that I can’t possibly get through it this decade, but here’s a few highlights of improvements, both to the user experience and standards support.

Chat with Håkon Wium Lie

Join an IRC chat session with Håkon Wium Lie

Opera Developer Community site launches

Opera launches a beta of the new Opera Developer Community site, named Dev.Opera. Here’s a quick walkthrough