They say competition is good. So, we will be launching an on-demand roadside assistance service. I will provide more details in the days to come.
Mobile related posts.
Months in the making, but finally live. The all new dmagazine.com website. Below is a link to a more detailed description of the new site.
[button url=”http://www.dmagazine.com/web-exclusive/2013/introducing-the-new-dmagazine-online” style=”blue” size=”small” type=”square” icon=”” target=”_blank”] Introducing the new dmagazine.com [/button]
This will be an on going list of HTML5 features that can be used on the mobile web today!.
Note: some of these are iPhone specific, but it wont break your page on Android or Windows devices.
// This disabled pinch/zoom (works in all devices) <meta name="viewport" content="width=device-width, initial-scale=1.0, user-scalable=0, minimum-scale=1.0, maximum-scale=1.0"> // This meta tag makes your web app fullscreen when you have saved it to your home screen (iOS only) <meta name="apple-mobile-web-app-capable" content="yes"> // This just makes the status bar a different color. I have it set to black here. (iOS only) <meta name="apple-mobile-web-app-status-bar-style" content="black" /> // This tag adds homes screen icon. (iOS only) <link rel="apple-touch-startup-image" href="icon.png" /> // This tag adds is used to add a launch screen before your app is fully loaded. (iOS only) <link rel="apple-touch-icon-precomposed" sizes="114x114" href="icon.png" />
More information about some of the iOS specific ones can be viewed here.
There is a good article over at HTML5 Rocks that better covers this area.