Reading List Wednesday 10 October 2012 Web tech HTML5 media and data URIs iPhone 5 website teardown: How Apple compresses video using JPEG, JSON, and <canvas> – the crazy lengths Apple will go to in order not to serve open video The EMs have it: Proportional Media Queries FTW Time to load localStorage into memory – how slow is localStorage on desktop? Not that slow at all. Server-Side Device Detection: History, Benefits And How-To – why UA-sniffing is better than Responsive Web Design, by the CTO of .mobi and the co-founder of WURFL Do Not Track Direct Marketing Association attempts to subvert Do Not Track standard – “Marketing fuels the world. It is as American as apple pie…Its byproduct also furthers democracy, free speech, and – most importantly in these times – JOBS.” The Bizarre, Belated Assault on Do Not Track Advertisers ignoring Microsoft’s ‘do not track’ settings will not break industry rules, says ad body Industry A primer on sexism in the tech industry by Faruk Ateş A primer on sexism in the tech industry – by an actual girl How Do They Make Money? – a look at how big web companies generate revenue Misc The sound of a baby crying, pitched down. Freaky. I found your camera Previously: Thoughts on Adobe Edge Next: Reading List Comments are closed.