Alright, that title’s a little lurid and exaggerated – it’s about the “naked globe” in the OneGeology project which offers, starting today, worldwide geology data (as many news sites report). And what do you see on the map portal (portal.onegeology.org) as Firefox 3 user?
This application is optimized for IE6, IE7, Flock 1.2 and Firefox 2.
Well, Firefox 3 was released only in mid-July, so…
What do you get with Opera 9.51 and Safari 3.1 (Windows)?1 No, not the same message, but an “eternal” loading animation with a strangely shaped landmass on the globe graphic:
Finally, it works as expected with the Internet Explorer. C’mon, folks, if you got to have a browser switch, do it right!
Or will they do it right some time today, and I was a bit rash?
Update 7 Aug. 2pm: No improvement yet…
Update 9 Aug. 9.30pm: Ditto.