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HTML5 Showcase: Typography

The HTML5 Showcase: Typography page displayed in Courier and scrolled down a bit.


This series of screenshots shows Apple’s questionably named HTML5 and web standards showcase pages displayed on a Newton MessagePad 2100.


The Newton was running Eckhart Köppen’s lightweight, text-only Courier web browser, as well as Steve Weyer’s more capable Newt’s Cape browser.


Keep in mind that both browsers were developed prior to the existence of HTML5. While neither piece of software supports the advanced interaction or layout effects afforded by JavaScript and CSS3, the clean HTML5 markup is completely accessible.


That’s called gracefully degraded content.

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Uploaded on June 7, 2010