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Why don't you use compatibility check library like Modernizr http://www.modernizr.com/ Than based on your detection, decide what you load, so that newer browsers get the HTML5 goodies and all the rest get to work with jQuery UI.
I think of something like this: Which is inspired by pie (curcular or radial) menu.
I know this could be off the chart but just want to share this
You've asked for graceful degradation... this isn't ideal, but a variation of idea 1 would work reasonable OK. Give user a text field with a search button next to it. User types in their search string and hit search. Page refresh to show them a list of the best matches as radio selections. User can choose to select an option, or choose to search again. ...
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I personally don't like the idea of graceful degradation, especially now that almost every new Windows PC from an OEM ships with Chrome preinstalled and Mac's should mostly have some sort of version of Safari that supports most HTML5 features. One approach is that the app is either fully supported or it doesn't work and the user is pointed to a free web ...
Unfortunately, the only option is a form submit after the selection. I would recommend a combo-box with a handy "submit" button nearby. Then the next page would load with a new list based on the user's previous selection. Keep the lists short though. If you need to present a lot of options you may want to consider radio buttons or checkboxes. I am unsure ...
It depends! If your entire loading time of the page within the process stays within a second, I would recommend to implement similar controls of the web page. Your image of Firefox implementing the range input is really bad, and if it can be avoided it should. Jacob Nielsen, a usability guru, wrote an article of Response time limits on applications and web ...
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