Drobe :: The archives
About Drobe | Contact | RSS | Twitter | Tech docs | Downloads | BBC Micro

Confirm comment report request

sascott: "My connection is very slow at work, so Interflora's solution meant only having to wait twice (once to load the Flash, then again to submit the transaction) for the order to be completed."

If that's all it took, they could have done a single page Web form. The result: no need to have the correct plug-in (if you can get one, of course), no need to download the Flash content (cue spinning logos unless the "designer" had been restrained and medicated), site usability and accessibility increased by an order of magnitude.

Are you going to advocate ActiveX for an encore?

 is a RISC OS Userguestx on 11/5/04 1:06PM
[ Reply | Permalink | Report ]

Click on the button below to confirm you wish to flag up this comment to the website's administrators. Abuse of this service will be frowned upon and it should only be used to notify us of comments that are extremely distasteful, indecent or otherwise unlawful. If you disagree with an opinion expressed or fact stated in a comment, please take part in the debate rather than expect it to be removed.

Return to the drobe.co.uk front page

Details

Reporting user / IP: / 34.226.244.70
Comment GID: 10287
Timestamp: Fri, 21 Feb 2020 03:18:52 +0000

Search the archives

Today's featured article

  • Sharing files over a network with NFS
    RISC OS, Windows and Linux getting friendly [Updated]
     28 comments, latest by sa110 on 19/11/04 7:48PM. Published: 15 Sep 2004

  • Random article

  • VirtualRiscPC sneaked onto Mac OS X
    The benefits of Apple's Macinteltosh switch
     16 comments, latest by xyzzy on 26/4/06 11:51AM. Published: 20 Apr 2006

  • Useful links

    News and media:
    IconbarMyRISCOSArcSiteRISCOScodeANSC.S.A.AnnounceArchiveQercusRiscWorldDrag'n'DropGAG-News

    Top developers:
    RISCOS LtdRISC OS OpenMW SoftwareR-CompAdvantage SixVirtualAcorn

    Dealers:
    CJE MicrosAPDLCastlea4X-AmpleLiquid SiliconWebmonster

    Usergroups:
    WROCCRONENKACCIRUGSASAUGROUGOLRONWUGMUGWAUGGAGRISCOS.be

    Useful:
    RISCOS.org.ukRISCOS.orgRISCOS.infoFilebaseChris Why's Acorn/RISC OS collectionNetSurf

    Non-RISC OS:
    The RegisterThe InquirerApple InsiderBBC NewsSky NewsGoogle Newsxkcddiodesign


    © 1999-2009 The Drobe Team. Some rights reserved, click here for more information
    Powered by MiniDrobeCMS, based on J4U | Statistics
    "Have I been nominated on drobe.co.uk this year? Sadly not."
    Page generated in 0.04 seconds.