Friday 24 April 2015
Opera’s work to reduce Chromium’s memory use - I wrote up what we've been doing to make Blink better on lower-spec devices.
Apple's consolidated feedback on Web Components - and my thoughts on this.
Web Components Viewpoint from the Microsoft Guy
Does responsive web design make you more money? for the total bread-heads out there, man.
IndexedDB and Limits – IE - it silently fails when the limit is reached. "this is still better (kinda) than mobile Safari, so, yeah, there’s that. 😉"
Thoughts on migrating to a secure Web by David Baron of Mozilla.
WebP Images & Performance. Pornelski strongly disagrees - see his blogpost How to compare images fairly.
Idea: Extending native DOM prototypes without collisions by Lea Verou
Google’s 'mobilegeddon' will shake up search results - "The update to the way Google ranks search results will take into account how mobile-friendly a website is."
Extensible Web Summit - slidedecks and cut-out-n-keep pics of your fave extensible megastars
Canada Loves the Poop Emoji - "A new report on worldwide emoji usage finds a new kind of national character." TL;DR: Canada 💕 💩, US 💕 🍆, Russia 💕 ❄, France 💕 💕. (according to Tiffany Brown, "In the U.S., 🍆 is emoji slang for penis, which makes that report all the funnier".)
We put a chip in it! It was just a dumb thing. Then we put a chip in it. Now it's a smart thing.
How to pronounce hexadecimal. Officially, 0xBBBB is pronounced “bibbity-bee bitey bibbity-bee”
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