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Aria Templates 1.6.5 available

We have just released a new version of Aria Templates! It comes with: Clickbuster implementation No need for a build step after changing files Font properties for AT widget’s label and input fields Added properties for Splitter widget We have also delivered fixes for: Misleading error when skin is not availabl Navigation keymap inconsistency improving …

Fiddler rules for Aria Templates developers

Proper tooling is essential for development process. We’re pleased to opensource Fiddler rules file for Aria Templates users to facilitate debugging of AT applications. Fiddler is an extendable web debugging proxy. It can be used for a whole array of usage scenarios involving inspecting and redirecting web traffic. Our CustomRules file adds some options to …

Aria Templates 1.6.4 available

We have just released a new version of Aria Templates! It comes with: Classic Test Runner branding Correct interpretation of dates with localized months Added grunt tasks to ease packaging We have also delivered fixes for: Wrong order of short versions of days and months in Japanese Updating Json types check for an Array For …

Aria Templates 1.6.3 available

We have just released a new version of Aria Templates! It comes with: a method to update the initial array/map of a view a new validator (AlphaNumInternational) We have also delivered fixes for: the highlight of options in the SelectBox widget the cursor style for disabled elements in a List widget the drag utility Deprecated …

Aria Templates 1.6.2

Aria Templates 1.6.2 has been released. This version fixes a number of bugs  and ships with some new features: – possibility to issue synchronous XHR request – possibility to set text vertical alignment in the Button – for all text-based widgets, their text input now can be focused by clicking on its label – Icon …

How to migrate to Aria Templates with noder-js

As explained in this blog article, the latest non-backward-compatible release of Aria Templates (1.6.1) changes the way in which dependencies are managed by the framework. Thanks to the integration of noder-js, you are able to retrieve the dependencies you need in your modules with the require syntax, as dictated by the CommonJS specifications. The purpose of this …

Aria Templates 1.6.1 available

Finally, it has arrived, the CommonJS module loader is here! 1.6.1 is a non-backward-compatible release. The biggest feature is the replacement of the loader with a CommonJS compatible one, code name noder-js This was the first release from 1.6.x series. Get ready for 1.6.2 coming soon!

Firefox 30, Firebug 2 and Aria Templates compatibility

Yesterday a new version of Firefox was released (30), as well as a new major version of the Firebug (2.0) which comes with a lot of new features, fixes and performance improvements.  Firebug 2.0 uses a new JavaScript debugging engine behind the scenes which made those improvements possible. However if you’re Aria Templates developer, you …

Aria Templates 1.5.4 available

If you’ve been waiting impatiently for a new release of AT, here it is! 1.5.4 is a very lightweight release. The only new feature is something for testing aficionados: we’ve added a possibility to easily inject CSS of the iframe under test in TemplateTestCase. Apart from that, we’ve fixed a couple of problems with: – …

Ghost clicks in mobile browsers

Ghost clicks are not new in mobile browsers, there is already literature on the web and some solutions to get rid of them (see resources at the end), but it is a complex problem and browsers manage them in different ways. So, let’s review the full problem and see how it is possible to address …