Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-24 Thread designer
Just in case anyone is interested, I ditched the spry menu and found that the simple 'son of suckerfish' menu works fine on the iPad. Bob - Original Message - From: tee To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Sent: Tuesday, November 16, 2010 9:58 PM Subject: Re: [WSG] Touch screens

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread tee
On Nov 15, 2010, at 11:10 AM, designer wrote: of mine that used a spry dropdown menu. It worked sometimes and not others. Is that the norm? - You can download Apple SDK which has iPad and iPhone simulators, it should be a good way to test whether the spry menu really has issue. So far I

RE: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread Michael MD
Emulation software is never going to be 100% reliable for testing. An Sure, eventually I will get one (when such devices are cheap enough to buy one outright without plans/debt/worry/etc) ...but until then I need *something* to use for testing. (work doesn't yet understand that this is needed -

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread Patrick H. Lauke
On 16/11/2010 09:07, Michael MD wrote: I don't see how either if these would actually simulate touch screen behaviour without a way to emulate the actual touch screen. your mouse emulates your finger. there's no hover, you click the mouse to press your finger on the screen, you keep the mouse

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread designer
: Re: [WSG] Touch screens [snip] I am happy to help take a look of the site from my iPod if you want. tee *** List Guidelines: http://webstandardsgroup.org/mail/guidelines.cfm Unsubscribe: http://webstandardsgroup.org

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread waynesanday
Sent from my HTC - Reply message - From: Al Sparber aspar...@roadrunner.com To: wsg@webstandardsgroup.org Subject: [WSG] Touch screens Date: Tue, Nov 16, 2010 2:07 pm On 11/15/2010 9:52 PM, Michael MD wrote: Does anyone know of any good emulation software for testing for those of us

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-16 Thread tee
On Nov 16, 2010, at 1:49 AM, designer wrote: Thanks to all for your observations/comments etc. Tee, thanks for your offer : the site is at www.rspcacornwall.org.uk and the menu runs through the whole site. I am afraid you might have to ditch the Spry menu. I tested it in iPod ,

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-15 Thread Al Sparber
On 11/15/2010 2:10 PM, designer wrote: Do any of you guys have experience with touch screen designing? I looked at an iPAD today, with a view to buying, and I was horrified when I looked at a site of mine that used a spry dropdown menu. It worked sometimes and not others. Is that the norm? -

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-15 Thread David Dorward
On 15 Nov 2010, at 19:10, designer wrote: Do any of you guys have experience with touch screen designing? I looked at an iPAD today, with a view to buying, and I was horrified when I looked at a site of mine that used a spry dropdown menu. Never heard of it. I'm going to assume it

RE: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-15 Thread Michael MD
Do any of you guys have experience with touch screen designing? I looked at an iPAD today, with a view to buying, and I was horrified when I looked at a site of mine that used a spry dropdown menu. Does anyone know of any good emulation software for testing for those of us who don't yet own a

Re: [WSG] Touch screens

2010-11-15 Thread Al Sparber
On 11/15/2010 9:52 PM, Michael MD wrote: Does anyone know of any good emulation software for testing for those of us who don't yet own a touch screen device? (perhaps making use of a laptop touchpad?) Emulation software is never going to be 100% reliable for testing. An iPod Touch will give