Trent Walton on the term Device-Agnostic:

Like cars designed to perform in extreme heat or on icy roads, websites should be built to face the reality of the web’s inherent variability. In my mind this approach addresses the following from the beginning: Hostile browsers, Tiny screens, Slow connection speeds, and Touch inputs

Long story short, as heard before: we’re undoing the wrong stuff we did the past few years (fixed width designs and the like). RWD and being Device-Agnostic are just Web Design Done Right™

I use the term device-agnostic, now synonymous (to me) with good web design, to distinguish sites that embrace the inherent variability of the web—which, in itself, is nothing new.

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Bramus is a frontend web developer from Belgium, working as a Chrome Developer Relations Engineer at Google. From the moment he discovered view-source at the age of 14 (way back in 1997), he fell in love with the web and has been tinkering with it ever since (more …)

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