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Re: Suggestion: Realtime/time and date based transitions

From: Gabriel Zackari <gabriel.zackari@gmail.com>
Date: Tue, 27 Sep 2011 10:50:17 +0200
Message-ID: <CACDWf23L3dKf3=GNUATiXWZ7TT4T8O0bWhjfdA-EPAiwvR7t1w@mail.gmail.com>
To: Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com>
Cc: www-style@w3.org
Thanks,

You are right. A pseudo-class would could be a very userfriendly approach.

/G


On Tue, Sep 27, 2011 at 10:41 AM, Lea Verou <leaverou@gmail.com> wrote:

>  On 27/9/11 11:23, Gabriel Zackari wrote:
>
> Sorry if this has been up before.
>
>  *Suggestion:*
>
>  Ability to set a  real-time based start and end for a transition/CSS at a
> certain time during the day.
> And even date.
>
>  *Example: *
>
>  Clock and/or even Date values could be set to trigger a transition.
>
>  *Why:*
>
>  This would allow users to have time based website designs.
>
>  At night a website could change to a dark theme.
> Adult type content and ads containing violince etc could be displayed only
> after a certain time.
> You could make a CSS clock by timing the transition to a real clock.
>
>  Opening hours of events could be displayed.
>
>  /Gabriel
>
> This could be a good idea, but I think it calls more for a selector
> (pseudo-class in particular), rather than a property value. Something like
> :date(2011-9-27 11:40) or :date(9-27 11:40) or :date(11:40) etc. Then you
> could use this selector to kick-start animations or whatever.
>
> --
> Lea Verou (http://leaverou.me | @LeaVerou)
>
>
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