[whatwg] Use of media queries to limit bandwidth/data transfer

Henri Sivonen hsivonen at iki.fi
Mon Dec 19 07:47:50 PST 2011

On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 12:10 AM, James Graham <jgraham at opera.com> wrote:
> It's not clear that device-width and device-height should be encouraged
> since they don't tell you anything about how much content area is *actually*
> visible to the user.

Why do media queries support querying the device dimensions? Shouldn't
those be changed to be aliases for width and height?

Henri Sivonen
hsivonen at iki.fi

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