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[whatwg] Ideas regarding Web Applications 1.0

From: Elliotte Harold <elharo@metalab.unc.edu>
Date: Wed, 28 Feb 2007 20:23:36 -0500
Message-ID: <45E62B18.6080304@metalab.unc.edu>
Ian Hickson wrote:

> So between you writing that e-mail and today, we dropped the tabs stuff 
> altogether.

Smart move. Tabbed UIs are problematic on the web because they break 
bookmarking and linking. In essence tabs are just framesets without even 
the benefit of being able to separate your content into multiple files.

?Elliotte Rusty Harold  elharo at metalab.unc.edu
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Received on Wednesday, 28 February 2007 17:23:36 UTC

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