Friday 18 August 2017
Bring Kindness back to Open Source or, indeed, any kind of code or standards development. “When you’re rude/crisp/sharp/whatever to someone in a PR or Issue, your meanness may have turned off the next generation of open source committer.” by Scott Hanselman
Shadow DOM: fast and encapsulated styles – useful overview of the problem that Web Components try to solve, by Monica Dinculescu
The End of Typing: The Next Billion Mobile Users Will Rely on Video and Voice – “Tech companies are rethinking products for the developing world, creating new winners and losers”
African Undersea Cables – map of the cables bringing internet to Africa, speed and ownership details
Developer Relations, what is it and how do I get in? – in which Jessica Rose interrogates me mercilessly, and I waffle on ceaselessly
A Brief, Incomplete, and Mostly Wrong History of Programming Languages – LGTM
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