Sent by Abyss - Information on 29 April 2006 23:11
for my phone...simulators..enjoy
----- Original Message -----
From: "Tobias Baldauf" [EMAIL-REMOVED]>
Sent: Saturday, April 29, 2006 11:23 PM
Subject: [css-d] CSS on Mobile Devices
> I'm currently planning to take some websites I created to another
> medium: Handhelds & Smartphones.
> I installed some browsers on my Symbian-based phone and tried to open
> some websites offline. I put them onto the phone's memory before of
> Already there I encountered my first problem: Some enabled me to open
> pages offline - others didn't.
> I'd like to know if you have already made experiences with CSS-based
> websites on mobile devices and how you tested them.
> - Does it suffice to shrink the screen of my browser on my computer to a
> resolution resembling the dimensions of a smartphone / handheld?
> - Should I try to run Symbian or Winblows Mobile in a virtual
> environment to test the sites thoroughly? Is that even possible?
> - Aren't there some testing-tools for that purpose? If I'd create a
> browser for mobiles I'd make sure that Web-Developers do not have to
> wrestle with the problems of testing their sites on my browser. After
> all, I would want sites to be created for mobile devices - so making it
> easy to develop such sites should be among my high-priority-tasks.
> - What capacities do those mobile browsers have? Do they support as much
> CSS as their normal equivalents (e.g. Opera 8.5 for PC equals Opera
> - What resources did you use for further reading on 'CSS on Mobile
> Devices'? Is there a sort of compendium for it?
> Thanks a lot for your help!
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