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2019-02-16: Basically Google legit tried to leverage their control over Chrome to kill off ad blockers. Do …

2019-02-16: I’ve been enjoying Counterpart much more than I expected. It uses of the conventions of a cold …

2019-02-16: Does it still spark joy? On Mallory, ComicsDNA and book publishing Guy captures my own feelings …

2019-02-15: “Web Accessibility Overlays Don’t Work – Tenon.io”

2019-02-15: “Dan Mallory Is the Oldest Story in Publishing”

2019-02-15: “Uncanny A11y - Adrian Roselli” “Maybe Code Less”

2019-02-15: “Michael Tsai - Blog - iTunes U and iBooks Author Are Suffering From Software Rot” I’m shocked, …

2019-02-15: “Trusted Types help prevent Cross-Site Scripting - Web - Google Developers”

2019-02-14: “Large companies aren’t good homes for beloved services – Colin Devroe”

2019-02-14: “Red Sweater Blog – The Future of Blogger and MarsEdit” I’m amazed that blogger is still around …

2019-02-14: “Mozilla statement on the conclusion of EU copyright directive ‘trialogue’ negotiations …

2019-02-13: It’s actually relatively nice out, considering the snow. (Alt: cars covered with snow, bridge …

2019-02-13: “Dimensions.Guide - Database of Dimensioned Drawings” This is all kinds of awesome.

2019-02-13: This is a really interesting paper that argues that the replicability problem in psychology …

2019-02-13: “lit-html vs hyperHTML vs lighterhtml – Andrea Giammarchi – Medium” All of these libraries are, …

2019-02-13: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Apple Retail Employees Aggressively Pushing iPhone Upgrades” Ugh.

2019-02-12: “Ariel Waldman » Twitter refuses to uphold Terms of Service” This was written 11 years ago.

2019-02-12: “Make it Boring — Jeremy Wagner”

2019-02-12: “Transparency - All this” MacOS is getting less and less baked with every release.

2019-02-12: “The trap of early feedback - Seth’s Blog” This. Related is the issue where everybody can see …

2019-02-12: “Blockchain and Trust - Schneier on Security” A version with less Wired.

2019-02-11: “Using persona profiles to test accessibility - Accessibility in government” This is an interesting …

2019-02-11: “Building a modern carousel with CSS scroll snap, smooth scrolling, and pinch-zoom - Read the Tea …

2019-02-11: “A Simpler Web: I Concur”

2019-02-11: “The Machine Stops - The New Yorker”

2019-02-10: “Proper UI hierarchy · accssible”

2019-02-10: “Interface Copy Impacts Decision Making”

2019-02-09: “Patreon’s problems and the state of subscription crowdfunding - The Beat”

2019-02-09: “#DeathToAutoPlay—No More Audio and Video That Plays Automatically! - TidBITS”

2019-02-09: “GitHub - mozdevs/cssremedy: Start your project with a remedy for the technical debt of CSS.”

2019-02-08: “German Regulators Just Outlawed Facebook’s Whole Ad Business” 😄

2019-02-08: “Some Popular iPhone Apps Secretly Record Your Screen for Analytics Purposes - MacRumors”

2019-02-07: “Reflecting on My Failure to Build a Billion-Dollar Company” Enjoyed this more than I …

2019-02-07: “There’s No Good Reason to Trust Blockchain Technology” We come here, not to praise the …

2019-02-07: “Rendering on the Web - Web - Google Developers” Informative but so diplomatic that most will ignore …

2019-02-07: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Amazon and Fake Books and Filtered Reviews” Amazon’s usefulness to me as a …

2019-02-07: “Thanks for requiring JS & 3rd party cookies on your site”

2019-02-07: “This is what bias looks like – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again” Eeek.

2019-02-07: “Creating Accessible Text – Mandy Michael – Medium”

2019-02-07: “Oh God, It’s Raining Newsletters — by Craig Mod”

2019-02-07: “Embracing silence - Julian Summerhayes”

2019-02-07: “Paint the Picture, Not the Frame: How Browsers Provide Everything Users Need · An A List Apart …

2019-02-07: “The fundamental problem with Silicon Valley’s favorite growth strategy” By Tim …

2019-02-06: “Reimagining Open Science Through a Feminist Lens – Denisse Alejandra – Medium” This is really good.

2019-02-06: “Using the Little-Known CSS element() Function to Create a Minimap Navigator - CSS-Tricks” I wish …

2019-02-06: “Questions for a new technology. - Kellan Elliott-McCrea”

2019-02-06: “Kibbles ‘n’ Bits 2/6/19: I have seen the Snappening and it is an RSS feed - The Beat” …

2019-02-06: “Mercury Goes Open Source! — Postlight — Digital product studio” This is really interesting news

2019-02-05: “The Evidence on Kids, Sleep, and School Start Times - Psychology Today” This would have helped me …

2019-02-05: “It’s Official: Open-Plan Offices Are Now the Dumbest Management Fad of All Time - Inc.com” …

2019-02-05: Tech journalists misread the room; think that the absolute bare minimum act of privacy preservation …

2019-02-05: “Links that don’t go anywhere should be buttons - Christian Heilmann”

2019-02-05: “Deutsche Bank, Kaupthing and alleged market manipulation at Sigrún Davíðsdóttir’s Icelog”

2019-02-05: “The ineffectiveness of lonely… - Matt Wilcox, Web Developer & Tinkerer”

2019-02-04: “Patreon CEO: business model is not sustainable, company seeing growth” If I were a creator on …

2019-02-04: “Why I Just Unsubscribed 400 of You — CJ Chilvers”

2019-02-04: “Platforms, identity, and the future of due process”

2019-02-03: “The History of Women in Sci-Fi Isn’t What You Think - WIRED”

2019-02-03: “Forget privacy: you’re terrible at targeting anyway - apenwarr”

2019-02-02: “Adactio: Journal—Ch-ch-ch-changes”

2019-02-02: “GitHub - nextapps-de/flexsearch: Next-Generation full text search library for Browser and Node.js”

2019-02-01: “Decentralization is Not Enough - A conversation with Nolan Lawson”

2019-02-01: “Limiting JavaScript? - TimKadlec.com” “If Webkit pursues the idea further, they wouldn’t be …

2019-02-01: “Ending our Medium integration — write.as blog” “Sometime in the past few weeks, Medium abruptly …

2019-01-31: “Openness and Longevity”

2019-01-31: “Google Play Store now open for Progressive Web Apps 😱” Very interesting.

2019-01-31: “World Poverty is NOT Decreasing - Ian Welsh”

2019-01-31: Reading, Dyslexia, and Typefaces The following is prompted by seeing Adrian Roselli’s blog posts (see below) on this topic crop …

2019-01-31: “194028 – Add limits to the amount of JavaScript that can be loaded by a website” JS people, in …

2019-01-31: “HTML, CSS and our vanishing industry entry points” Pretty sure I already linked to this. Doing it …

2019-01-31: “Manton Reece - Custom templates, categories, new theme, and more” Very nice. 👍🏻

2019-01-31: “Using ES modules as a modern baseline for progressive enhancement – Alex Gibson”

2019-01-31: ‘”Never-Slow Mode” (I113b0dc6) · Gerrit Code Review’ I find the various proposals for …

2019-01-30: “HTML, CSS and our vanishing industry entry points”

2019-01-30: “Bodoni*” This looks really nice.

2019-01-29: “Accessible Page Navigation in Single Page Apps - daverupert.com”

2019-01-29: “How do you figure? - scottohara.me”

2019-01-29: ‘PWAs on iOS 12.2 beta: the good, the bad, and the “not sure yet if good”’

2019-01-28: “The Slow and Steady Refactor - CSS-Tricks”

2019-01-28: “Progressive Web App Progress in iOS 12.2 Beta 1 (Build 16E5181f)”

2019-01-28: “A look at CSS hyphenation in 2019 - justmarkup” I wouldn’t describe support for CSS hyphenation as …

2019-01-28: “HTML is and always was a compilation target – can we deal with that? - Christian Heilmann” I don’t …

2019-01-28: “The Legacy of Firefox OS – Ben Francis“ “the legacy of Firefox OS is currently tens of millions of …

2019-01-28: “Benefits of a daily diary and topic journals - Derek Sivers”

2019-01-27: It was pretty snowy outside today.

2019-01-27: “Make Your ARIA Labels Sing on Key — Knowbility”

2019-01-27: “A Wicked Custom Elements Alternative – ITNEXT”

2019-01-27: “Designing for the web ought to mean making HTML and CSS - Signal v. Noise”

2019-01-26: “Smooth scrolling links with only CSS - Go Make Things”

2019-01-26: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Malicious Shortcuts”

2019-01-26: “Underlines Are Beautiful - Adrian Roselli”

2019-01-26: “Mette Harrison On Revising The Right Way - K. Tempest Bradford”

2019-01-24: “Beyond the interface — Thomas Byttebier” This week’s must-read.

2019-01-24: 0Progressive enhancement doesn’t have to be more work - Go Make Things”

2019-01-24: “193764 – Template Literal GC’ed Against Specs” Ugh.

2019-01-24: “The Rules Won’t Save You, So Stop Looking For Them - K. Tempest Bradford”

2019-01-23: “What White, Western Audiences Don’t Understand About Marie Kondo’s ‘Tidying …

2019-01-23: “Everything is terrible (but more so inside a keypress event handler)”

2019-01-23: Here’s a possibly unpopular opinion: scrolling text with space between paragraphs has become …

2019-01-23: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Flexgate: Display Issues With 2016 and Newer MacBook Pro’s” “This is just …

2019-01-23: “Nuance Has Abandoned Mac Speech Recognition. Will Apple Fill the Void? - TidBITS” The comment from …

2019-01-23: “Michael Tsai - Blog - iPhone XS Fails After Quick Drop in Water”

2019-01-23: “The TypeScript Tax – JavaScript Scene – Medium”

2019-01-23: “WebExtensions v3 considered harmful - Glazblog” “The Browser Extension ecosystem is in jail, …

2019-01-22: Think this must be a back entrance to the building next door because it’s still covered in …

2019-01-22: “Fairness and management - Lara Hogan”

2019-01-22: “The Great Escapist: 1900 - Shorpy Old Photos - Vintage Photography” Totally posing a link to this …

2019-01-22: “The Great Divide - CSS-Tricks”

2019-01-22: “I’m a Web Designer - Andy Bell” I’ve already forgotten what my official job title at Rebus is.

2019-01-22: “Building Better Forms™ by not taking away affordances – Bram.us”

2019-01-21: “Designing Front End Apps For Reliability - benmccormick.org”

2019-01-21: “I Should Have Written a JOMO Book.”

2019-01-21: “Accessibility Reviews” Of tools and apps

2019-01-20: There’s a bit of snow…

2019-01-20: My mom has started to watch Doctor Who regularly. She hasn’t been a regular viewer since the 80s …

2019-01-18: I still do a lot of the same sort of writing as the kind that I used to post on my blog. Now they …

2019-01-18: “Make Your ARIA Labels Sing on Key — Knowbility”

2019-01-18: “The details and summary elements - scottohara.me”

2019-01-18: “Accessible accordions part 2 – using detail and summary”

2019-01-17: “Daring Fireball: Pentagram’s ‘Range of Possibilities’ for Slack” As I’ve said in the past, whenever …

2019-01-17: “Anyone an Information Architect – Jorge Arango”

2019-01-17: “Turning Type Sideways - News, Notes & Observations - Hoefler & Co.”

2019-01-17: “Not Everyone Can Skip That Missing Stair - K. Tempest Bradford”

2019-01-16: For work web dev I’ve switched from the Pixelbook back to the four(ish) year old, slightly …

2019-01-16: “Passwords Evolved: Authentication Guidance for the Modern Era” Lots of good advice.

2019-01-16: “The Online Photographer: The Biggest Flaw I See in Pictures*” My entire history as an amateur …

2019-01-16: “HTML5 Input Types: Where Are They Now? — Smashing Magazine”

2019-01-16: ‘Asking the Wrong Questions: The Illusion of Free Will: On “Bandersnatch” and …

2019-01-16: “Getting Unstuck By Switching Environments – Jorge Arango”

2019-01-16: “Creating distraction-free reading experiences — Adrian Zumbrunnen”

2019-01-16: “nuberodesign > blog > Save changes before quitting?”

2019-01-16: “Use the :lang pseudo-class over the lang attribute selector for language-specific styles”

2019-01-16: “The kids are alright – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2019-01-16: “I want to learn how to maintain software”

2019-01-16: “Automatic preview image based on screenshot – Terence Eden’s Blog”

2019-01-15: I’ve been using a Google Pixelbook (with Linux apps) as my main work device for a few weeks …

2019-01-15: “The lost art of legendary Apple UX” …it’s simply UX from hell

2019-01-15: “Towards a general method for accessible content trees or: deep aria-labels for equations revisited”

2019-01-15: “You pay me, but I don’t work for you – UX Collective”

2019-01-15: “Building links - Clearleft” That’s a good reading list.

2019-01-15: “Build for failure - Go Make Things” CSS also tends not to be blocked by ad blockers and, in most …

2019-01-15: “A more complicated web - Christian Heilmann” Sounds pretty accurate to me.

2019-01-14: How are folks who support Web Mentions handling spam mentions? (I’m assuming there’s …

2019-01-14: “The Flexbox Holy Albatross Reincarnated - HeydonWorks” These “Albatross” series of articles on …

2019-01-14: “Understanding the Albatross - Snook.ca”

2019-01-14: “AWS, MongoDB, and the Economic Realities of Open Source – Stratechery by Ben Thompson”

2019-01-14: “Web Standards:: The What, The Why, And The How — Smashing Magazine” Comprehensive, actually.

2019-01-13: I can’t be the only one who thinks that hyperviolent superheroes, especially in live action …

2019-01-13: “Much Ado About No Lists” “Websites don’t need to sound the same in every screen …

2019-01-13: “The Flexbox Holy Albatross - HeydonWorks” This is very clever.

2019-01-12: “A suspicion I’ve long harboured is that the bad actors in the tech industry make it much harder to …

2019-01-12: “Re: Pleasing Color Palettes - CSS-Tricks”

2019-01-12: “Yubico announces the first Lightning security key for iPhones - The Verge” This is good news.

2019-01-11: If I am to be honest, the thing that scares me the most about the web dev community today is that so …

2019-01-11: “It’s What You Make, Not How You Make It.”

2019-01-11: “Kindness - Go Make Things”

2019-01-11: “Creative arts and investing in systems — Crooked Timber”

2019-01-11: “When And How To Use CSS Multi-Column Layout — Smashing Magazine”

2019-01-10: “Does progressive enhancement still matter? - Go Make Things”

2019-01-10: “The Perfect iPad Keyboard (Has Not Been Invented Yet) + Subtraction.com”

2019-01-10: Random thought: a. software dev lies at the intersection of tech and arts & humanities. b. the …

2019-01-10: “Detailing the iOS Menu – Codea & Shade” Part two

2019-01-10: “The iOS Menu – Codea & Shade” The lack of a standard menu control is an issue for complex iOS …

2019-01-10: “Top JavaScript Frameworks and Topics to Learn in 2019” ‘TypeScript bills itself as “JavaScript …

2019-01-10: “The Ethics of Performance - TimKadlec.com”

2019-01-10: “Michael Tsai - Blog - No NVIDIA Drivers for Mojave”

2019-01-10: “New – Amazon DocumentDB (with MongoDB Compatibility): Fast, Scalable, and Highly Available - AWS …

2019-01-09: “CSS doesn’t suck - Andy Bell” “For some reason, amazing features of CSS like this are often seen …

2019-01-09: So I just got these 😊

2019-01-09: Over the past 2-3 years, CSS has become the least bad part of the web, occasionally being actually …

2019-01-09: “Managing reputation in the age of infinity - Seth’s Blog”

2019-01-09: “Examining ‘squishiness’ in Intrinsic Web Design”

2019-01-09: “Harold Crick and the Web Platform” On MathML.

2019-01-09: “AGPL Policy – opensource.google.com” In case people were wondering if the differences between the …

2019-01-08: “Punisher creator Gerry Conway: Cops using the skull logo are like people using the Confederate flag …

2019-01-08: “CSS for JavaScripters 1 - QuirksBlog”

2019-01-08: “Using the iPad Pro as my main computer - Hicks Journal” A counterpoint to my semi regular griping …

2019-01-08: “Reader Mode: The Button to Beat - CSS-Tricks”

2019-01-08: “CSS-only multiple choice quizzing - Matthew Somerville” This is very clever.

2019-01-07: Note to the software world: using a single, commonly used word as your company or product name is …

2019-01-07: “Dressing and Undressing My Characters — Loretta Chase”

2019-01-07: “On the importance of testing with content blockers”

2019-01-07: “The State Of Software Security In 2019”

2019-01-07: “A declarative router for service workers - JakeArchibald.com” I haven’t worked enough with service …

2019-01-06: “GitHub - usefathom/fathom: Fathom. Simple, trustworthy website analytics. Built with Golang & …

2019-01-06: If I had to succinctly describe my view on all modern software it’d be: the software industry …

2019-01-06: “Trying a New Book-Reading Strategy · Chris Krycho” I really like this strategy and plan on stealing …

2019-01-06: “Common CSS Issues For Front-End Projects — Smashing Magazine” This list contained one solution I …

2019-01-06: “My Wish List for Progressive Web Apps in 2019 – Maximiliano Firtman – Medium” We’re reaching …

2019-01-06: “Audacious Fox: ‘Nobody Reads’” A lot of ‘nobody does/uses X’ actually just means …

2019-01-06: “On code reuse and abstraction - Go Make Things”

2019-01-06: “Four Types of Prototypes – Jorge Arango”

2019-01-06: “Throwing Storage At The Problem – Andy Ihnatko’s Celestial Waste of Bandwidth” Always have a …

2019-01-06: “GitHub - aceakash/string-similarity: Finds degree of similarity between two strings, based on …

2019-01-05: Watching the Great British Bake-Off for the first time and it has got to be the most British tv show …

2019-01-05: “The 100 Year Web (In Praise of XML)” “One of the problems with using programming as the basis of …

2019-01-04: “The power of progressive enhancement”

2019-01-04: “Structuring the Problem – Jorge Arango”

2019-01-04: “R.I.P.C. — Postlight — Digital product studio” “Every operating system is a batch-card processing …

2019-01-04: “The Case Against Marzipan” The economics of mixing the touch and pointer app paradigms are too …

2019-01-03: “Baseline Rules for Scrollbar Usability”

2019-01-03: “Responsive design and the role of development in design”

2019-01-03: “feed discovery in firefox, redux” Note to self: add visible links to feeds on my blog.

2019-01-03: “I Heart Glitch” Glitch is another thing that’s on my ‘very very interesting …

2019-01-01: “I’ve maintained my Mac project for 20 years for free (despite paying $99/year these days) and …

2019-01-01: “tink FAQ: a Package Unwinder for JavaScript” If you work with Node at all, the …

2019-01-01: If you want to get a sense for how utterly fucked up Apple has become in terms of usability, try …

2019-01-01: “The Cult of the Complex”

2019-01-01: “Some thoughts on Social Networking and Usenet” This reminds me, I should finish writing …

2018-12-31: “So to reiterate: current data indicates that self driving vehicles are somewhere between 100x …

2018-12-31: “Autonomous Vehicle Safety Myths And Facts, 2018 Update” “First the progress …

2018-12-31: “The Boring Company? More like The Infeasible Company”

2018-12-31: “At this point, I can pretty much say with confidence that 90% of his stuff is utter BS” …

2018-12-31: “Do Not Mess with the Happy Ever After: defining the romance novel “ “What romance …

2018-12-28: “Contempt Culture”

2018-12-28: “It’s awkward, after all, to be an open-source non-profit software company whose product is …

2018-12-27: “The Ad Contrarian: Agencies Profiting From Online Ad Fraud”

2018-12-27: People constantly forget (or are too young to know) that IE6 was loved by developers because …

2018-12-27: How much of the ‘Electron sucks’ sentiment comes from Electron apps in general being …

2018-12-27: “Consistency in Design is the Wrong Approach” I love posts like this: it is helpful, …

2018-12-26: 2018 Accomplishments The biggest thing I’ve accomplished in 2018 actually makes me a tad nervous. Just before the …

2018-12-26: “YouTube let a contentID scammer steal a popular video” Just another case were the law …

2018-12-24: “What We Wished For — Smashing Magazine”

2018-12-23: “The Earth is in a death spiral. It will take radical action to save us - George Monbiot - Opinion - …

2018-12-23: “YouTube’s search results for “abortion” show exactly what anti-abortion activists want women to …

2018-12-23: “Unions Did Great Things for the Working Class”

2018-12-22: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Apple Says Bent iPad Pros Are Not Defective” “A premium product that is bent …

2018-12-22: “Michael Tsai - Blog - The Case Against Marzipan” Discussion. I don’t know yet what I think about …

2018-12-22: “Accessible HTML Content Patterns” For future reference.

2018-12-21: Most of the debate surrounding Wordpress’s Gutenberg was centred on the idea that most users …

2018-12-20: Where to buy fountain pens Since I mentioned earlier that I don’t buy fountain pens from Amazon anymore, I figured I …

2018-12-20: “Amazon’s judgments are so severe that its own rules have become the ultimate weapon in the …

2018-12-20: “Once were gardeners, lovers, poets… and warriors”

2018-12-19: “Ambient Cruelty — Real Life”

2018-12-19: “Why Gutenberg Was The Last Straw - Paul Craig”

2018-12-19: “Der Spiegel journalist messed with the wrong small town”

2018-12-19: “They’re the Huffington Post of 2008 with a paywall.” “Medium has developed …

2018-12-19: “Recalibrating Our Approach to Misinformation - EdSurge News”

2018-12-19: “as days pass by — Why isn’t it their job” “The secret is: if you use semantic HTML, then they do …

2018-12-19: “SpeedCurve - JavaScript growth and third parties”

2018-12-19: “The Mere Wife - A Working Library” “This is a take on Beowulf, and it’s masterful.”

2018-12-19: “Styling a Select Like It’s 2019” I had no idea that natively styling select elements …

2018-12-18: “Big ol’ Ball o’ JavaScript - Brad Frost”

2018-12-18: “The web is not a Google product. We ought to do everything we can to spoil their attempts to make …

2018-12-18: “I don’t believe Google would conspire to push Chrome and punish competing …

2018-12-18: “Google isn’t the company that we should have handed the Web over to” “Google has …

2018-12-18: “one of the reasons we decided to end EdgeHTML was because Google kept making changes to its …

2018-12-18: “Remove Background from Image – remove.bg”

2018-12-16: “Adactio: Journal—Browsers”

2018-12-15: Finishing a major project milestone and then immediately going on a two week (ish) break feels very …

2018-12-15: “SQLite bug impacts thousands of apps, including all Chromium-based browsers - ZDNet” Ouch

2018-12-15: “Using aria-live”

2018-12-15: “GitHub - GoogleChromeLabs/quicklink: ⚡️Faster subsequent page-loads by prefetching in-viewport …

2018-12-14: “xkcd: arXiv”

2018-12-14: “ongoing by Tim Bray · SF-1: What Is Serverless?” “If you can’t see the servers in the service, then …

2018-12-14: “ongoing by Tim Bray · SF-2: Why Serverless?”

2018-12-14: “Using aria-live”

2018-12-14: “What happens when packages go bad? - JakeArchibald.com” The sort of thing that keeps you up at …

2018-12-13: “Protecting Your Site With Feature Policy — Smashing Magazine”

2018-12-12: 1988 remake of The Blob was actually a bit better than I expected. Not as gloriously ridiculous as …

2018-12-12: “Is there a cold war between Android and Chrome because of PWAs?” I don’t know if the Cold War angle …

2018-12-12: “Make the iPad more like the Mac – Radu Dutzan – Medium”

2018-12-12: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Make the iPad More Like the Mac” I have serious doubts that Apple will ever …

2018-12-12: “Consistency in Design is the Wrong Approach — UX Articles by UIE”

2018-12-12: “UI Design for the Graphic Designer – Insightful Software” “Functionality is the chasm between …

2018-12-12: “A Touch of Touch — Pixel Envy” “3D Touch is far from ideal. It is horribly inconsistent and …

2018-12-12: “The visibility property isn’t just about visibility”

2018-12-12: “Expanding the AWS Cloud – Introducing the AWS Europe (Stockholm) Region - All Things Distributed”

2018-12-11: “Two Nerdy History Girls: A Few of My Favorite Nerdy History Books” This is a very dangerous blog …

2018-12-11: “Stepping Back from the Edge - Adrian Roselli”

2018-12-11: “Examining the degrees of Fortune 500 tech CEOs” The ‘college dropout CEO’ turns out to be the …

2018-12-10: “Even self-driving leader Waymo is struggling to reach full autonomy - Ars Technica”

2018-12-10: “Free code of conduct enforcement book available now – Frame Shift Consulting”

2018-12-10: “An Introduction and Guide to the CSS Object Model (CSSOM) - CSS-Tricks”

2018-12-10: “Apple Books files gone missing – Lorem Ipsum” Cloud services are nearly universally a usability …

2018-12-10: “How Ableism Leads to Inaccessibility - 24 Accessibility”

2018-12-10: “What Can Be Learned From The Gutenberg Accessibility Situation? — Smashing Magazine”

2018-12-10: “Lessons from Gutenberg - Adrian Roselli”

2018-12-09: “Why is British media so transphobic?”

2018-12-08: “The great internet sex war“ “Here’s an example from a few weeks back in Sweden: a government-run …

2018-12-08: “The State of UX in 2019”

2018-12-07: “Daring Fireball: Electron and the Decline of Native Apps” While I don’t share his loathing of all …

2018-12-07: Sounds like I picked a good couple of weeks to be too busy to follow W3C discussions or emails.

2018-12-07: “Browser diversity starts with us. - Zeldman on Web & Interaction Design” “Test all your sites …

2018-12-06: “What is almost certainly happening with Tumblr’s image classifier is that they’ve deployed the bot …

2018-12-06: “puppeteer/experimental/puppeteer-firefox at master · GoogleChrome/puppeteer · GitHub” This looks …

2018-12-06: “mnot’s blog: Eight #aabill Predictions”

2018-12-06: “How to get the value of an object from a specific path with vanilla JS - Go Make Things”

2018-12-06: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Mac App Notarization and Customer Privacy” All modern tech is at least …

2018-12-06: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Proof That iOS Still Hasn’t Gotten Undo Right” Both undo and text selection, …

2018-12-06: “Big ol’ Ball o’ JavaScript - Brad Frost”

2018-12-06: I’m still a bit unclear as to whether the built-in webviews provided by Windows will continue …

2018-12-06: Starting to suspect that the resentment many web devs seem to have towards non-Chrome browsers stems …

2018-12-06: “What the Marriott Breach Says About Security — Krebs on Security” “Assume you are compromised”

2018-12-06: “More Tech Will Not Save Us from Disinformation - Features - Source: An OpenNews project”

2018-12-05: “Magic numbers” Important points on taking unexamined old research as gospel.

2018-12-05: “Facebook Gave Some Companies Special Access to Users’ Data, Documents Show - The New York Times” …

2018-12-05: “Facebook’s developers worked to remove the part where the app has to ask for users’ permission to …

2018-12-05: “Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 71“

2018-12-05: “While we Blink, we lose the Web”

2018-12-05: “Why You Should Never, Ever Use Quora – Waxy.org”

2018-12-05: “Risking a Homogeneous Web - TimKadlec.com”

2018-12-05: “Performance Calendar » QUIC and HTTP/3 : Too big to fail?!”

2018-12-05: “Half of all Phishing Sites Now Have the Padlock — Krebs on Security” Https everywhere! All the …

2018-12-05: “No Cure for Entitlement – hueniverse”

2018-12-05: “Asking someone to speak JS in order to write CSS is like asking someone to learn French in order to …

2018-12-05: “javascript - How to minify Lit-HTML (including comments) - Stack Overflow” Library dev defends …

2018-12-04: “Blockchain study finds 0.00% success rate and vendors don’t call back when asked for …

2018-12-04: “Adactio: Journal—Programming CSS” ☝️

2018-12-04: “It chops you into pieces”

2018-12-04: “Windows Lite is Microsoft’s long-awaited answer to Chrome OS” There’s a good …

2018-12-04: “Michael Tsai - Blog - On Switching From an iPad Pro and a MacBook to a Pixelbook” Michael Tsai …

2018-12-04: “Too Much Accessibility”

2018-12-04: “Remote debugging web apps running locally (in Chrome OS)”

2018-12-04: “How to abandon a FLOSS project”

2018-12-04: Some thoughts that cross my mind about the possibility of MS ditching EdgeHTML in favour of …

2018-12-03: “Who gets to invent the future? — Chocolate and Vodka”

2018-12-03: To understand the Yule Cat legend you need historical context: the extreme poverty in Iceland, how …

2018-12-03: “Microsoft is building a Chromium-powered web browser that will replace Edge on Windows 10” I’ll be …

2018-12-03: That thing where you have a bug that happens all the time but simply can’t reproduce that one …

2018-12-03: “Survey Results: Fan Platform Use over Time …” Banning adult content tends to drive fan …

2018-12-03: “Knowing how to solve problems is more important than technical skills“

2018-12-03: “Richer GitHub integrations come to Netlify thanks to GitHub Apps“ This makes me more likely to test …

2018-12-03: “Reluctant Gatekeeping: The Problem With Full Stack“ “…there were dozens of Full Stack …

2018-12-03: “Astrogator’s Logs » Blog Archive » Naming Names”

2018-12-03: “Aliette de Bodard on Motherhood and Erasure”

2018-12-03: “Elsku Stelpur (Dear Girls) - YouTube” An amazing performance on gender equality by a group of girls …

2018-12-03: “Two Nerdy History Girls: Fashions for December 1922”

2018-12-03: “All the good words are taken“

2018-12-03: “Standards Crisis on Earth-1”

2018-12-03: “A CSS Venn Diagram“

2018-12-02: The whole ‘gang of criminal rogues roam space and have adventures’ genre has been done …

2018-12-02: I seem to have misplaced by favourite fidget spinner 😑

2018-12-02: Another fact about Iceland’s manufactured external image: only 3 still-in-effect laws have …

2018-12-02: If you're reading about Iceland, and it isn't in Icelandic, it's probably marketing Here’s how misleading English-language coverage of Iceland tends to be: A blog publishes a …

2018-12-02: “Inventor says Google is patenting work he put in the public domain” And another example …

2018-12-02: ‘Other companies, he said, were nicer to deal with. “Google was the worst,” he …

2018-12-02: “Company Tried to Patent My Work After a Job Interview” This is dishonest, evil, and …

2018-12-02: “Make sense of rounded corners on buttons – UX Collective”

2018-12-02: “Stories from the Trenches: What I’ve learned from Working as a Blind Developer for a Sighted …

2018-12-02: “Toggling Animations On and Off, a Variation”

2018-12-01: An autumn photo from Parc Jarry that I forgot to post the other day

2018-12-01: “On Switching from an iPad Pro and a Macbook to a Pixelbook — Fraser Speirs” “Should people really …

2018-12-01: “Words have consequences“ “These publications aren’t just reporting hate crime. They’re fostering …

2018-12-01: So people at home seem to be celebrating the hundred year anniversary of Iceland’s self-rule …

2018-11-30: “Something crazy happened in parliament last night, and no one is talking about it”

2018-11-30: “Potential Changes to UC’s Relationship with Elsevier in January 2019” This is interesting.

2018-11-30: “WPCampus Seeks to Raise $30K for Gutenberg Accessibility Audit – WordPress Tavern”

2018-11-30: “Publishing As an Act, Not an Industry – Zoe Wake Hyde”

2018-11-30: “Should I Use JavaScript to Load My Web Fonts?”

2018-11-29: “Google Pixel Slate review: slapdash software ruins good hardware - The Verge” If ChromeOS ever …

2018-11-29: “But back in the day, indies helped indies and the hardware discounts were transferable, and I did …

2018-11-29: “ I think the days of using Medium as an online home for your identity and writing are stone cold …

2018-11-29: “David Barnard - Blog - How to Game the App Store”

2018-11-29: “The Digital Maginot Line”

2018-11-29: “A Note on Robert Silverberg“

2018-11-29: “Major sites running unauthenticated JavaScript on their payment pages – Terence Eden’s Blog” …

2018-11-29: “Let’s prove tech companies wrong on regulation – Doteveryone – Medium”

2018-11-28: “40 Years After Assassinations, Assessing the Legacies of Harvey Milk and George Moscone“

2018-11-28: “How to Survive the Next Era of Tech (Slow Down and Be Mindful) - The New York Times”

2018-11-28: Here’s an accessiblity benefit to Electron apps: they all provide fairly granular full UI zoom …

2018-11-28: “FOSS is free as in toilet” Author compares FOSS to public infrastructure (e.g. public …

2018-11-28: “Animation at Work #5 State Machines”

2018-11-28: “Why You Should Consider hapi – hueniverse”

2018-11-27: “I still miss my headphone jack, and I want it back” One of the crappiest tech trends …

2018-11-27: “Front-end development is not a problem to be solved”

2018-11-27: “Exploiting developer infrastructure is insanely easy”

2018-11-27: “Just use :focus styles, damnit“ This is me. I’m a mouse and keyboard user and find it really …

2018-11-27: “This is the future of X” posts almost always fail to mention that the current form of X …

2018-11-27: “Antitrust, the App Store, and Apple” I suspect that most people won’t realise how …

2018-11-26: Fog plus spotlight makes this look like something out of X-Files. #dated90sreference

2018-11-26: Fog plus spotlight makes this look like something out of X-Files. #dated90sreference

2018-11-26: Creepy park tables.

2018-11-26: Parc Jarry on a foggy night

2018-11-26: “I don’t know what to say. · Issue #116 · dominictarr/event-stream · GitHub” A popular npm …

2018-11-26: “How Warren Buffett Won His Multi-Million Dollar Long Bet”

2018-11-26: “What, exactly, is the DOM?”

2018-11-26: “Thank you, Ursula” I agree with this post.

2018-11-26: “Modern JS is gatekeeping“ This makes a very good point.

2018-11-26: “Secure Authentication for JavaScript Apps – Insightful Software”

2018-11-25: “Jeff Bezos, Jack Ma, and The Quest to Kill eBay – Steve Yegge – Medium”

2018-11-25: Icelandic culture is a weird mix of literary and rural sensibilities. My sister just pointed out to …

2018-11-24: “Parliament seizes cache of Facebook internal papers”

2018-11-24: This family looked like they were posing for a painting, in silhouette and everything.

2018-11-24: People seemed to be having fun in the snow in Parc Jarry.

2018-11-24: These two snow-covered trees stand by the frozen pond in Parc Jarry.

2018-11-24: People don’t let the snow stop them from walking their dog.

2018-11-23: People like to crow about how this operating system is more user-friendly than that one but, in my …

2018-11-23: Electron-based apps have a bunch of baked in flaws: a few big accessibility flaws security issues …

2018-11-23: “It Is Unethical To Teach Evolution Without Confronting Racism And Sexism – The Evolution Institute” …

2018-11-23: After watching trade publishing for too long, it’s obvious by now that many in publishing …

2018-11-23: “Handling Errors in JavaScript: The Definitive Guide”

2018-11-23: Seeing all of these discussions on ethics in software development, I’m reminded of a rule of …

2018-11-23: “Brutalism’s comeback: web design and the art movement” “I would rather have bad design on the …

2018-11-23: “ungap” A bunch of lightweight but useful polyfills covering important parts of the JS stack

2018-11-23: “Redesigning your product and website for dark mode — Stuff & Nonsense”

2018-11-23: “Implementing a variable font with fallback web fonts – Zeichenschatz”

2018-11-22: An interesting side effect of not cross-posting to Mastodon anymore and instead relying just on …

2018-11-22: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Amazement at iOS Cursor Movement Shortcut Says a Lot About Discoverability” …

2018-11-22: “Amazon’s Website Has Tons Of Errors. Somehow It Doesn’t Matter.” Amazon is a mess and …

2018-11-22: “Ethics won’t make software engineering better – Doteveryone – Medium”

2018-11-21: Straight people’s interpretations of George Michael’s ‘Father Figure’ are quite …

2018-11-21: Current office temperature is 16 degrees C, because the roof above us has no insulation, because the …

2018-11-21: “Brazilian Termite Mounds Are Visible From Space“

2018-11-21: “Understanding Hawai’i“

2018-11-21: “SHE-RA’s Queer Rep Might Be Too Subtle — The Beat” I may have said before that I’m a huge fan of …

2018-11-20: “Why 536 was ‘the worst year to be alive’“

2018-11-20: “Regret-stergram – DHH – Medium” I stopped posting to instagram a while back as well. All I felt was …

2018-11-20: I’d rather not work on ‘hard, meaningful problems’. I’d much prefer to work …

2018-11-20: “How Extreme Weather Is Shrinking the Planet“

2018-11-20: “Decentralizing Social Interactions with ActivityPub - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog”

2018-11-19: It’s always ‘fun’ to read through the State of JS survey results each year and feel insecure …

2018-11-19: “Palm oil: It’s all a bit more complicated than Iceland/Greenpeace would have you think — Chocolate …

2018-11-19: “A Wicked Custom Elements Alternative – Andrea Giammarchi – Medium” Very interesting as it covers …

2018-11-19: “Faint Signal – blarg?”

2018-11-19: One theory I have of why modern web development has become a bit dysfunctional: Most of the time, a …

2018-11-19: “Showing Your Work – Melissa Dollman“

2018-11-18: “Addy Osmani’s 18-Point Web Performance Checklist - DEV Community”

2018-11-18: “On Switching from iOS to Android — Fraser Speirs”

2018-11-18: If the first couple of Short Treks are any indication, the next season of Star Trek Discovery should …

2018-11-18: Idle thought: the widening acceptance and use of terms like ‘problematic fav’ represents …

2018-11-18: Any discussion of #jolabokaflod that doesn’t mention how Icelandic is a small language with …

2018-11-18: “Scrolling the main document is better for performance, accessibility, and usability”

2018-11-18: “Peeking under the hood of redesigned Gmail – Boris – Medium”

2018-11-18: “The Rule of Least Power”

2018-11-18: “The biggest mistake Postgres ever made - Craig Kerstiens” Naming things is hard

2018-11-18: “What surprises me is that Facebook employees are still at their desks after finding that their …

2018-11-18: “How Google is slowing innovation | The JotForm Blog”

2018-11-18: I see people are still making up bullshit about Icelandic Christmas traditions (Icelanders …

2018-11-17: A decade in review So over the past decade I’ve: Lived in Reykjavík, Bristol, Bath, and Montréal Worked mostly …

2018-11-17: So replying to ActivityPub accounts from micro.blog works as advertised but at-ing them does not. 😕

2018-11-17: “The Never-Ending Now — David Perell” Via @nolan@toot.cafe

2018-11-17: Going to try and follow a few mastodon folks from my micro.blog account to see how it works.

2018-11-17: “Scream, Scream, Scream” A good overview of the blind spots in the Scream franchise which get more …

2018-11-16: “Scaling CSS: Two Sides of a Spectrum”

2018-11-16: “Braces to Pixels · An A List Apart Article”

2018-11-16: “Add a Custom Domain to Your Glitch project – Glitch – Medium” If there’s one service I want to try …

2018-11-15: iOS is awesome. It automatically makes the keyboard disappear when it thinks you shouldn’t be …

2018-11-15: “I fundamentally believe that my time at Reddit made the world a worse place”

2018-11-15: “Research Reference Notes” It’ll probably take me years to go through this list of references on …

2018-11-15: “How Did Larry Nassar Deceive So Many for So Long?” This is an utterly horrifying read.

2018-11-14: “The Real World of Technology - TimKadlec.com”

2018-11-14: “RIP XProtect and MRT? – The Eclectic Light Company”

2018-11-14: “Delay, Deny and Deflect: How Facebook’s Leaders Fought Through Crisis” “Facebook employed a …

2018-11-14: More from my last photo walk in Parc Jarry #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo …

2018-11-14: “Burned to death because of a rumour on WhatsApp - BBC News”

2018-11-14: “Private by Design: How we built Firefox Sync - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog”

2018-11-14: “Goodbye Electron, Hello Desktop PWAs – DailyJS – Medium”

2018-11-13: Last days of autumn in Parc Jarry. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo #montreal

2018-11-12: “web.dev” Not entirely sure what this does but posting it here so I remember to look into it later.

2018-11-12: “HTTP/3“

2018-11-12: “Developers Are The New Mainframes – blarg?”

2018-11-12: “software licenses and cryptography have as much to do with real digital rights and freedoms as your …

2018-11-12: “The Evolution Of Open – blarg?”

2018-11-12: “Deric’s MindBlog: Even a 10 minute walk can boost your brain”

2018-11-11: This tree in Parcy Jarry has a nice shape to it. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo …

2018-11-11: “In remembrance of JÓHANN JÓHANNSSON: ‘VIRÐULEGU FORSETAR’” This concert is amazing. A …

2018-11-11: “The facts are that the books and the show are racist, misogynist, and violent because people …

2018-11-11: People haven’t realised Apple didn’t update the MacBook Air They kept the Air that keeps …

2018-11-11: “With the MacBook Air, Apple repeats the mistakes it made on the MacBook” “Apple’s corporate …

2018-11-10: “Adactio: Journal—Webmentions at Indie Web Camp Berlin”

2018-11-09: “Apple’s new MacBook Air faces strong Windows and iPad competition - The Verge” ‘It’s been clear for …

2018-11-09: “React Native Accessibility Is Pretty Bad” A common reason for using frameworks in native and web …

2018-11-09: “Editorial Layouts, Exclusions, and CSS Grid”

2018-11-09: “CSS and Network Performance – CSS Wizardry – CSS Architecture, Web Performance Optimisation, and …

2018-11-08: A question for those who have both micro.blog and Mastodon accounts: How are you planning to juggle …

2018-11-08: “Google, After Employee Walkout, Overhauls Sexual Misconduct Policy - The New York Times”

2018-11-08: “The Commons: The Past Is 100% Part of Our Future | Flickr Blog”

2018-11-08: “Designing, laws, and attitudes. — Ethan Marcotte”

2018-11-08: “Getting the iPad to Pro — by Craig Mod” He’s much more optimistic than I am. “On a gut level, …

2018-11-08: The spread of ActivityPub (or, how am I going to handle cross-posting now?) So, due to the magic of ‘open standards’ I now find myself with two ActivityPub accounts instead of …

2018-11-06: “CSS isn’t broken, your developers just suck at it“ Or, as likely, their dismissive attitude …

2018-11-06: “The Online Photographer: Is Apple Showing Overt Hostility to…Us?!?” Apple is great for …

2018-11-06: She stood there in the park and waited for quite a while. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography …

2018-11-06: “New iPad Pro review: can it replace your laptop?” This feels like broadly the right …

2018-11-06: “Pressbooks and Gutenberg” Pressbooks (Rebus’s sister company) on …

2018-11-05: “Neverland: the hyperHTML’s Hook – Andrea Giammarchi – Medium”

2018-11-05: “Five years of PostCSS: State of the Union — Martian Chronicles, Evil Martians’ team blog”

2018-11-05: This couple was having a spirited conversation in the park yesterday. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art …

2018-11-05: “Harlequin reminds us we don’t own our purchased ebooks“ “My pessimistic guess is that reading is …

2018-11-05: “Troy Hunt: Here’s Why [Insert Thing Here] Is Not a Password Killer”

2018-11-05: “Language Server Protocol - NSHipster”

2018-11-05: “A Netflix Web Performance Case Study – Addy Osmani – Medium”

2018-11-05: “Icelandair Group Buys Out WOW Air” Hooooly crap. Huge news. Now one company controls 80% of air …

2018-11-05: For the crowd that only browses the web on weekdays: I wrote a bit over the weekend about the …

2018-11-05: “Security issues on ArtChain – Terence Eden’s Blog” The blockchain scene sure does attract …

2018-11-04: Watching the autumn sunset.

2018-11-04: Turns out having next to no latency in the previews when you’re working on a photograph in …

2018-11-04: “Grids in cards”

2018-11-04: “How I Went From Writing 2,000 Words a Day to 10,000 Words a Day - SFWA”

2018-11-04: “Why crowdsourcing will die” Kind of aimed more at common uses of machine learning than at …

2018-11-04: “Working Memory and External Memory”

2018-11-04: “Wishlist or shopping cart? Saving products for later in ecommerce”

2018-11-04: “Brexit: UK government’s battle with Apple over EU citizens app” Brexit is such an incompetent …

2018-11-03: I just wrote 3000 words about why I bought a Window/Linux computer and why I’m worried about …

2018-11-03: “The Riddler Post”

2018-11-03: “Even The Guardian reckons The Guardian is scaremongering – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-11-02: Well, Bojack Horseman is better than it has any right to be.

2018-11-02: It’s this sort of season here in Montréal.

2018-11-02: “How To Kill Your Tech Industry” This article is amazing

2018-11-02: “No Haunted Forests”

2018-11-02: “document-register-element” The ubiquitous document-register-element has been updated with fixes for …

2018-11-02: Gmail is so so much slower for me now that they’ve rolled out the new UI.

2018-11-02: “Bruce Lawson’s personal site : Screenreader support for text-level semantics”

2018-11-02: “We’re the Organizers of the Google Walkout. Here Are Our Demands” Their demands are quite sensible …

2018-11-01: “On V8 Optimizing Destructuring – Andrea Giammarchi – Medium”

2018-11-01: “New MacBook Air Is a Compelling Upgrade in a Confusing Laptop Lineup - TidBITS”

2018-11-01: “The stakes are higher for the MacBook because it has been several years since Apple could …

2018-11-01: “Michael Tsai - Blog - October 2018 Apple Event” “Why does the mass-market Mac have to be more …

2018-11-01: “What is an expert? – swardley – Medium”

2018-11-01: “The Forgotten History of OOP – JavaScript Scene – Medium”

2018-11-01: “Tags to DOM · An A List Apart Article”

2018-11-01: “Does USB-C Turn iPad Pros Into “Real” Computers? – Jorge Arango” “they still won’t be able to use …

2018-11-01: “Apple’s launch confirms one thing: It’s determined to kill off the laptop for iPads” …

2018-11-01: “How we made Carousell’s mobile web experience 3x faster”

2018-10-31: “This is a truly sustainable model: make OER part of the academic practice of the institution. …

2018-10-31: “Stop building websites with infinite scroll!”

2018-10-31: “Dark Horse’s majority owner is now a Chinese company — The Beat”

2018-10-31: “How to be an open source gardener”

2018-10-31: “Create your own dysfunctional single-page app in five easy steps” Everything in this post 👍🏻

2018-10-30: “Accessibility in Gutenberg is not a one-more feature”

2018-10-30: ‘WordPress Accessibility Team Delivers Sobering Assessment of Gutenberg: “We have to draw a line.”’

2018-10-30: “Report on the Accessibility Status of Gutenberg – Make WordPress Accessible”

2018-10-30: Fandom and critics are united in at least one hypocrisy. They both demand powerful female characters …

2018-10-30: I wish, I wish, I wish for a better iOS I wish iOS on iPad wasn’t as locked down as it is. I wish the iOS appstore were more conducive …

2018-10-30: 👇🏻 twitter.com/nocontext…

2018-10-29: “Google Engineers Are Organizing A Walkout To Protest The Company’s Protection Of An Alleged Sexual …

2018-10-29: “Guidelines for creating web platform compatible components”

2018-10-29: “Our CMS, Ourselves — Postlight — Digital product studio”

2018-10-29: “Rosalarian, hekatontarch: Relatable content”

2018-10-29: “Shared Docs as Places for Collaboration – Jorge Arango”

2018-10-29: “Technology Myths and Urban Legends”

2018-10-29: “Innovation and the Test of Time – Jorge Arango” Any post that uses the awesome Lamy 2000 as an …

2018-10-29: “So yes, not only does Disney know there will be porn, have the porn, but they have official porn”

2018-10-29: “This Is How We Radicalized The World”

2018-10-29: “Ignoreland” “Another day, another horrific right-wing despot is elected to office”

2018-10-29: “Programming Sucks”

2018-10-28: “Google’s smart city dream is turning into a privacy nightmare” Yet another entry in the …

2018-10-28: “LGBTQ Manga: My Brother’s Husband, Volume 2 (English)“

2018-10-28: “The Vortex: Why Users Feel Trapped in Their Devices”

2018-10-27: First hint of winter here in Montréal #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo #montreal

2018-10-27: “Why Kodak Died and Fujifilm Thrived: A Tale of Two Film Companies”

2018-10-26: “Adactio: Journal—Service workers and videos in Safari”

2018-10-26: “Why Using reduce() to Sequentially Resolve Promises Works” If you’ve had problems getting your head …

2018-10-25: “Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 68“ Dark mode media selector using …

2018-10-25: “7 Science-Backed Tips To Be More Productive – The Team W Blog”

2018-10-25: “Tyrant Is Terror — Tyrannosaurus was not the most dangerous animal in…”

2018-10-25: “Rant.js — undefined vs null – DailyJS – Medium” “When possible, it is better to represent empty …

2018-10-25: “Video Playback On The Web: Video Delivery Best Practices (Part 2) — Smashing Magazine”

2018-10-24: “Impact of Open Offices on Collaboration” “Face to face interaction decreased significantly (approx. …

2018-10-24: For some reason non-Icelanders have a really hard time with my name. Seen incredible variations on …

2018-10-24: “Charlie Chaplin: The Final Speech from The Great Dictator” Amazing and timeless.

2018-10-24: “Rosalarian, I always get so fucking mad when I remember that…”

2018-10-24: “Finding Blogs in the Future”

2018-10-23: “Manton Reece - WordPress’s Gutenberg vs. Micro.blog” WordPress seems to be moving more away …

2018-10-23: “How to stop using console.log() and start using your browser’s debugger”

2018-10-23: “Websites in 2018” Too true.

2018-10-23: “Seva Zaikov - Metrics are Dangerous for Users”

2018-10-23: “Service workers: beware Safari’s range request“ Specific to video files.

2018-10-23: “Hire me to evaluate your code of conduct / Audrey Eschright”

2018-10-23: “How to Make Custom Accessible Checkboxes and Radio Buttons”

2018-10-23: “We All Need Automated Tests (Rant.js) – DailyJS – Medium”

2018-10-23: “Your move, Bloomberg - The Washington Post”

2018-10-23: “Scales of Feedback Time in Software Development · Chris Krycho”

2018-10-23: “Street harassment ‘relentless’ for women and girls - BBC News” This was one of the …

2018-10-23: “None so blind“

2018-10-23: “👉 Are you accessible? 👈 — A Primer on Web Accessibility”

2018-10-23: “Extending Built-in Elements – Andrea Giammarchi – Medium” This approach has a lot going for it. …

2018-10-23: “Gates, Allen & Yesterday’s Terabyte“

2018-10-23: “Latest Firefox Rolls Out Enhanced Tracking Protection - The Mozilla Blog” More good stuff.

2018-10-23: “Firefox 63 - Tricks and Treats! - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog” Web components and …

2018-10-23: “Why would you write your own JavaScript library instead of using an established project?”

2018-10-22: “Fighting Scammers One Phone Call at a Time | Başak Büyükçelen” Yowza.

2018-10-22: “Balancing Usability with Innovative Design”

2018-10-22: “The conspiracy theory economics of Bitcoin | Attack of the 50 Foot Blockchain”

2018-10-22: “The Intl.RelativeTimeFormat API“

2018-10-22: “JavaScript is eating the world, and that has me just a bit worried”

2018-10-22: “Universal Basic Income Is Silicon Valley’s Latest Scam”

2018-10-22: “Rehabilitating Google AMP/: My failed attempt - socPub”

2018-10-22: “This is the way our world ends – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-10-21: The days are getting shorter here in Montréal. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo …

2018-10-21: “What to do once you admit that decentralizing everything never seems to work” “Soon after something …

2018-10-21: “built-in-element” A small polyfill just for built-in custom elements (which isn’t as widely …

2018-10-21: “Social media is a symptom, not a tactic“

2018-10-20: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Reduce Transparency and Reduce Motion in macOS Mojave”

2018-10-20: “Amazon Joins the W3C | AWS Open Source Blog This is something.

2018-10-19: “Thoughts on Licensing – Steel Wagstaff – Medium”

2018-10-19: “Anne Lamott on the Library as Shelter – dirtystylus”

2018-10-19: “WebKit Feature Focus 2018-2019 – WebKit” This kind of transparency is unusual from an …

2018-10-18: “Some Gutenberg Accessibility Clarifications - Joe Dolson Web Accessibility”

2018-10-18: “A Very Informal Look at Gutenberg Accessibility”

2018-10-18: “Did Uber Steal Google’s Intellectual Property?” This report makes Google sound like a total …

2018-10-18: Good Twitter thread on improving The W3C Web Platform WG that really should have been a short blog …

2018-10-18: “GitHub - burakcan/mb: Exception-free nested nullable attribute accessor” This is pretty clever.

2018-10-18: “Bullshit is not a precious and rare commodity“ News media is almost totally dominated by bullshit …

2018-10-18: “How to Compromise a Product Vision – Jorge Arango”

2018-10-18: “CSS Border-Radius Can Do That?”

2018-10-18: “This is actually A+ cat management…”

2018-10-18: My new fidget spinner is so much nicer than the old one (which is admittedly wonky now because of …

2018-10-18: “It’s Official: Open Plan Offices Are Now the Dumbest Management Fad of All Time} You can also …

2018-10-17: “Against Big Bird, The Gods Themselves Contend In Vain”

2018-10-17: “7 of the most memorable and touching stories from Big Bird’s AMA” Beware of the seventh …

2018-10-17: “Original Big Bird, Caroll Spinney, Leaves ‘Sesame Street’ After Nearly 50 Years - The New York …

2018-10-17: “Easy apps with hyperHTML — 7 – Easy apps with hyperHTML – Medium”

2018-10-17: “Concerns Linger About MacBook Pro Keyboards — Pixel Envy”

2018-10-17: ‘You have been using “affordances” wrong – UX Collective’

2018-10-17: “The Online Photographer: Another Modern Digital Internet Falseism”

2018-10-17: “They were a gay, interracial couple in an age of relentless bigotry. The two Harolds didn’t flinch. …

2018-10-17: “Ex-Google Self-Driving Car Guru Anthony Levandowski Was Terrible”

2018-10-16: “Features • GitHub Actions · GitHub” This could be interesting.

2018-10-16: “GitHub - pqina/filepond: 🌊 A flexible and fun JavaScript file upload library”

2018-10-16: “Website Accessibility Begins with Responsive Web Design”

2018-10-16: “The Challenge of Just Fine | Chuq Von Rospach” ‘It just works’ is a phrase that hasn’t applied to …

2018-10-16: “Trying to explain reduce motion to designers who don’t have a vestibular disorder”

2018-10-16: “A letter to the men who abuse me online”

2018-10-16: “Designing for Cognitive Differences · An A List Apart Article”

2018-10-16: “New in Chrome 70“

2018-10-16: “The web is actually really slow“

2018-10-16: “New social infrastructure for an algorithmic world: Coping not Coding, Part 1”

2018-10-16: 9Data Legibility and a Common Language: Coping Not Coding, part 2”

2018-10-16: “The Bezos way: sleep, puttering, and three high-quality decisions a day”

2018-10-15: “What Happens When A Night Owl Wakes Up Early” Bookmarking this video. Have a feeling I’ll be …

2018-10-15: “‘Hyperalarming’ study shows massive insect loss”

2018-10-15: “Instagram Has a Massive Harassment Problem - The Atlantic”

2018-10-15: “The new and improved MacBook keyboards have the same old problems” Welp.

2018-10-15: “An Overview of Open Standards” Everything auth-related

2018-10-15: “Common Node8 mistakes in Lambda”

2018-10-15: “Node.js Security Handbook“

2018-10-15: “In macOS Mojave, Reduce transparency has broken logic and terrible design”

2018-10-15: “Reduce Motion doesn’t reduce motion in the macOS Mojave App Store” macOS is becoming an …

2018-10-14: “Many Analysts, One Data Set: Making Transparent How Variations in Analytic Choices Affect Results” …

2018-10-14: Evergreen comment from Steve Gerber’s Howard the Duck.

2018-10-14: “The Magic Leap Con” “This is why any apparent eagerness to prop up this company’s cute and …

2018-10-14: “We now have a dollar value for one of oil’s biggest subsidies – Defending the oil supply costs a …

2018-10-14: ‘From Memes to Infowars: How 75 Fascist Activists Were “Red-Pilled”’

2018-10-14: “Release Notes for Safari Technology Preview 67” Safari is working on Pointer Events, so you …

2018-10-14: “Billionaires Are the Leading Cause of Climate Change”

2018-10-14: “Natalie Portman - Variety Power of Women Speech” This entire talk by Natalie Portman is pretty …

2018-10-14: Natalie Portman makes a lot of good points (short video clip on Twitter)

2018-10-14: “White Fragility | A Working Library”

2018-10-14: “Micro nudge: a micro animation for behavioral change”

2018-10-14: “Bitcoin must die – Slugger O’Toole” “Bitcoin is made from ashes, and if ashes were legal …

2018-10-13: Autumn scenes from Parc Jarry. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo #montreal

2018-10-13: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Is There Hope for the Mac App Store?”

2018-10-13: “The Way We Talk About CSS” Modern CSS is seriously amazing.

2018-10-13: “Bonfire of insanities – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-10-12: “Open Ed 2018 Presentation [Steel & Billy] - Google Slides” This talk had so many references and …

2018-10-12: “Pocket Offers New Features to Help People Read, Watch and Listen across iOS, Android and Web - The …

2018-10-12: “Burnout Symptoms · Chris Krycho”

2018-10-12: “In praise of the good old-fashioned hobby”

2018-10-12: “In Praise of Mediocrity - The New York Times”

2018-10-12: “Adactio: Colour contrast testing on iOS”

2018-10-12: “Review: DAREDEVIL Season 3 is basically unwatchable — The Beat”

2018-10-12: “How I remember CSS Grid properties“

2018-10-11: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Mac Sales Down in Q3 2018 Amid a Lack of Updates”

2018-10-11: “Frameworks are a barrier to entry“

2018-10-11: “Todger Turmoil: Batman’s junk may have sunk Black Label line — The Beat”

2018-10-11: “Mark Bernstein: The Web Unbalanced”

2018-10-11: “The dialog element | Viget”

2018-10-11: “Two Nerdy History Girls: The Dickey, or, Abominable False Front”

2018-10-10: I took this photo this week around Rue Saint-Zotique. I’m guessing this person was on the way …

2018-10-10: It’s been ages since I last posted pictures taken in Parc Jarry. These were taken around …

2018-10-10: “David Heinemeier Hansson | REWRITE! | Basecamp“

2018-10-10: “Amazon scraps secret AI recruiting tool that showed bias against women” Machine learning!

2018-10-10: “Form Design Patterns Book Excerpt: A Registration Form — Smashing Magazine”

2018-10-10: ‘Meet “Form Design Patterns,” Our New Book On Accessible Web Forms — Now Shipping! — Smashing …

2018-10-10: “Semantic elements and spec complexity from Matthew Thomas on 2004-11-10”

2018-10-10: “Bruce Lawson’s personal site : Why don’t we add a <lovely> element to HTML?”

2018-10-10: “WordPress, Accessibility, and Gutenberg - Joe Dolson Web Accessibility”

2018-10-10: “Orthodoxxed! | Online Only | n+1”

2018-10-10: “Where is all this BS coming from?”

2018-10-10: “ Pinker’s essay is of the kind that starts semi-competently before going off the rails”

2018-10-09: “inessential: The Design of NetNewsWire’s Timeline”

2018-10-09: “Nobel Econ Award Goes To Two Economists Who Have Greatly Shaped My Thinking On Economics Of …

2018-10-09: “Bolsonaro has made grim threats to the Amazon and its people” This is perilously close to game …

2018-10-09: “Untrust as an alternative to Decentralize · Field Notes”

2018-10-09: “Anger is learned behavior; and so is hatred. – Ben Fathi – Medium”

2018-10-09: “What are Durable Functions?”

2018-10-09: Why I’m Skeptical About Google’s New ChromeOS Tablet “The Pixel Slate: first look at Google’s new tablet - The Verge” Because my Samsung Plus Chromebook …

2018-10-09: “Ruby Rose Rises in First Official Look at the CW’s Batwoman — The Beat” This could work.

2018-10-09: “Workplace topology | Clearleft”

2018-10-09: “Climate Scientists: Humans Have Only 12 Years to Limit Devastating Climate Changes”

2018-10-09: “Understanding the difference between grid-template and grid-auto”

2018-10-09: “Just 100 companies responsible for 71% of global emissions, study says“ There is a hard limit to …

2018-10-09: “I have resigned as the WordPress accessibility team lead. Here is why.” Huh.

2018-10-08: “Creating horizontal scrolling containers the right way”

2018-10-08: “Don’t call it a comeback” After a two year break, Tom and I recorded a new episode of our …

2018-10-08: “Raina Telgemeier’s Newly Announced Graphic Novel Gets Million Copy Print Run” Raina …

2018-10-08: “The status of Custom Elements in Microsoft Edge is In Development - Microsoft Edge Development” In …

2018-10-08: “Rethinking CS Education | Alan Kay, CrossRoads 2015” Alan Kay’s talks are always …

2018-10-08: “Researchers Invent a New Font That Is Scientifically Proven to Help You Retain What You Read” …

2018-10-08: “CSS Layout cookbook - CSS: Cascading Style Sheets | MDN”

2018-10-08: “GitHub - siddharthkp/bundlesize: Keep your bundle size in check”

2018-10-08: “The Looting of America’s Coffers - The New York Times”

2018-10-08: “Google exposed data for hundreds of thousands of users. The company also didn’t tell users …

2018-10-08: “The next big jump in Basecamp accessibility! How we made the Basecamp 3 Jump Menu …

2018-10-08: “Project Strobe: Protecting your data, improving our third-party APIs, and sunsetting consumer …

2018-10-08: “I always strove for things to be sustainable. By that I mean long-lasting products, products …

2018-10-08: “Dieter Rams wants Silicon Valley to stop”

2018-10-08: “Academic papers all UX Designers should read – UX Collective”

2018-10-08: “Calls between JavaScript and WebAssembly are finally fast 🎉 - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer …

2018-10-08: “Standing desk recommendations based on weak science”

2018-10-08: “Why Name Pronunciation Is So Much More Important Than You Think”

2018-10-07: “In writing a paean to historical progress, [Pinker] then takes a staunchly conservative …

2018-10-07: “It turns out that the world’s Genuine Progress peaked in 1978 and has been steadily falling …

2018-10-07: “Steven Pinker’s Ideas About Progress Are Fatally Flawed. These Eight Graphs Show Why.”

2018-10-07: “The real dispute at hand is between Pinker’s hyper-optimism and a more guarded optimism …

2018-10-07: “You can deny environmental calamity until you check the facts” “Pinker draws on …

2018-10-07: “Unenlightened thinking: Steven Pinker’s embarrassing new book is a feeble sermon for rattled …

2018-10-07: “John Gray: Steven Pinker is wrong about violence and war” “Improvements in …

2018-10-07: “Writing system software: code comments” This is pretty good.

2018-10-06: “Plaidophile: ActivityPub hot take”

2018-10-06: “NYCC ’18: Raina Telgemeier Announces Two New Books for 2019 — The Beat” Pretty sure at this point …

2018-10-06: “Adactio: Journal—An nth-letter selector in CSS”

2018-10-06: “The Relevance of Giants – 1. Deming | Think Different”

2018-10-05: “Pick up the second edition of CSS Master”

2018-10-05: “What’s new in Microsoft Edge in the Windows 10 October 2018 Update - Microsoft Edge Dev Blog”

2018-10-05: “Adactio: Journal—Declaration” Jeremy Keith shares my fondness of the declarative aspects of web …

2018-10-05: “Infovore » Pouring one out for the Boxmakers”

2018-10-05: “macOS Dynamic Desktop - NSHipster”

2018-10-05: “NYCC ’18: What Can We Expect from She-Ra and the Princesses of Power? — The Beat” Speaking as …

2018-10-05: “Apple’s New Proprietary Software Locks Kill Independent Repair on New MacBook Pros - …

2018-10-05: “Thinking About Bloomberg’s Report on Hardware Vulnerabilities in Servers Made in China — Pixel …

2018-10-05: “Hardening macOS”

2018-10-05: “Decoding the Chinese Super Micro super spy-chip super-scandal: What do we know – and who is telling …

2018-10-04: “What Businessweek got wrong about Apple - Apple”

2018-10-04: “Setting the Record Straight on Bloomberg BusinessWeek’s Erroneous Article | AWS Security Blog” Huh.

2018-10-04: “Survival Tips For Women In Tech | Patricia Aas - Programmer”

2018-10-04: “The Way We Talk About CSS”

2018-10-04: “Introducing the Button element - HankChizlJaw”

2018-10-04: Very clever. Reykjavík City Library has a podcast studio that patrons can book. …

2018-10-04: “We’re (still) not being alarmist enough about climate change”

2018-10-04: “The Big Hack: How China Used a Tiny Chip to Infiltrate U.S. Companies - Bloomberg”

2018-10-03: “The interesting ideas in Datasette”

2018-10-03: “Power, Publishing, and A Broader Vision for OER“ Zoe Wake Hyde writes about what ‘openness’ means …

2018-10-03: “The top 9 myths about OER publishing”

2018-10-03: “Preventing a Grid Blowout | CSS-Tricks”

2018-10-03: “Designing With Code | Matthew Ström: designer & developer”

2018-10-03: “Get A Clue(train) — Sustainable Digital Strategy for Author Platforms”

2018-10-03: “Selectors That Depend on Layout | CSS-Tricks”

2018-10-03: ​“NZ customs can now demand phone or laptop passwords“ Boooo.

2018-10-03: “On Node Framework Popularity – hueniverse”

2018-10-03: “To survive, FOSS has to steal my data like the adults”

2018-10-03: “You don’t need to know command line to be a good developer“

2018-10-03: “This is totally babies, Pixie and Brutus”

2018-10-03: “What Queerness Means To Me“ 💯

2018-10-03: “The Rise of Netflix Competitors Has Pushed Consumers Back Toward Piracy - Motherboard” This news …

2018-10-03: “What’s new in EdgeHTML 18 - Microsoft Edge Development“

2018-10-03: “Google is losing users’ trust.”

2018-10-03: How to deal with that one problem browser If you’re a web developer and you constantly have trouble with a single desktop browser …

2018-10-02: The Rebus Foundation is hiring a Node.js developer here in Montréal to work on a reading activity …

2018-10-02: After some discussion here in the office we’ve updated our job posting for a front-end …

2018-10-02: “Booksellers, this one weird trick could increase your bottom line by 25%!” …

2018-10-02: The ActivityPub job Evan is talking about is here in Montréal with us at The Rebus Foundation to …

2018-10-02: “Rafa: How Being a Developer Makes Me a Better Designer”

2018-10-01: “You Will Take My Fluff From My Cold Dead Hands – KJ Charles”

2018-10-01: “Form Design Patterns Book by Adam Silver” Looks really interesting.

2018-10-01: “How to force-fit preconceptions about gender into science”

2018-09-30: “Brexit will be a disaster for LGBTI people – we demand a People’s Vote”

2018-09-30: ‘The psychological construct “Grit” is an example of redundant labelling in personality …

2018-09-29: “Michael Tsai - Blog - iPhone XS Users Complain About Skin-Smoothing Selfie Camera” “I was initially …

2018-09-29: “The rape culture of the 1980s, explained by Sixteen Candles” Ah, the 80s. Supremely …

2018-09-29: “The Valley of Never” I loved Jean M. Auel’s books when I was a teen.

2018-09-28: While I’m sure the Lord & Miller version of Solo would have been a weird mess, I …

2018-09-28: “Rethinking JavaScript Test Coverage – Node.js Collection – Medium”

2018-09-28: That thing when you realise that the publishing industry is such a goddamn racket that awards charge …

2018-09-28: “The dark side of conferences – UX Collective”

2018-09-27: “Start with the spark, not the fire”

2018-09-27: Interesting realisation: ChromeOS’s support for Android apps sucks for exactly the same reason …

2018-09-27: “Reading the Tea Leaves — Pixel Envy” The fact that Apple has been increasingly okay with shipping …

2018-09-27: “For Google, you’re neither the consumer nor the product. You’re a data point. - …

2018-09-27: “Representing Web Developers In The W3C — Smashing Magazine”

2018-09-27: “Assistive technology tools you can use at no cost - Accessibility in government”

2018-09-27: “Fronteers board will propose both to become a member of the World Wide Web Consortium (W3C) …

2018-09-26: Whether to give a:visited a distinctive style is a strategic decision about what sort of …

2018-09-26: “mentrification”

2018-09-26: “The total cost of maintaining a widely used program is typically 40 percent or more of the …

2018-09-26: “If Statements Should Cost $10,000 Each - daverupert.com”

2018-09-25: “What is Haptic Touch on iPhone XR? - AppleToolBox”

2018-09-25: “Medieval Fantasy City Generator by watabou” So cool.

2018-09-25: “Accurately measuring layout on the web“

2018-09-25: “‘Veronica Mars’ Revival Ordered to Series at Hulu – Variety” This could be cool.

2018-09-25: “I don’t like marzipan. And I don’t like Marzipan.” My worry is that this is the inevitable future …

2018-09-25: We’re hiring developers here at @rebusfdn! First job is for a Node Developer to work on fun …

2018-09-24: “ColorBox by Lyft Design” This looks useful.

2018-09-24: “Announcing the Immersive Web Working Group | W3C Blog”

2018-09-24: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Apple Shying Away From R-Rated Original Content” Not really a surprise

2018-09-24: “Why I’m leaving Micro.blog” Interesting points.

2018-09-23: “Why I’m done with Chrome – A Few Thoughts on Cryptographic Engineering”

2018-09-23: With ChromeOS 69 I can reliably get this chromebook to lock up and crash to the log-in screen just …

2018-09-23: “exit, pursued by a bear”

2018-09-23: “Adactio: Journal—Service workers in Samsung Internet browser”

2018-09-23: “WAI-ARIA menus, and why you should generally avoid using them › Marco’s Accessibility Blog”

2018-09-23: “From now on, I’m going to send all those obnoxious Peterson cultists to Adam Rutherford”

2018-09-22: After having to force-reboot this Chromebook for the third time in a single day, I decided to remove …

2018-09-22: Re-reading the Tom King scripted The Vision and it’s honestly much better than it had any …

2018-09-22: “What is Decentralization? · Field Notes”

2018-09-22: “Activists are being charged under terrorism laws for the first time in Britain”

2018-09-22: “Windrush generation members to be refused UK citizenship, government announces”

2018-09-22: “Elided Branches: Engineering Productivity”

2018-09-22: “Module Design 🦀”

2018-09-22: “The Backwards Commercial License – hueniverse” Not entirely sure what to think of this, but the …

2018-09-22: “Changeset 236378 in webkit: Add PointerEvent, plus feature flag, plus Web Platform …

2018-09-21: The Good Place season 2 finally appeared in the Canadian Netflix. So far, it is legitimately one of …

2018-09-21: “You weren’t supposed to actually implement it, Google“

2018-09-21: “How to make a racist AI without really trying“

2018-09-21: “WebKit Feature Status“ Pointer Events are in development in WebKit. Which is good news.

2018-09-21: “Chelsea Cain Returns: ‘Yeah, I’m Dead to Marvel. Trust Me.’” Marvel doesn’t come out of this …

2018-09-21: More from Lundarreykjardalur. The horse in the foreground is scratching its face. The foal in the …

2018-09-21: The farm in Lundarreykjardalur, Iceland. #blackandwhite #MastoArt #art #photography #photo #iceland

2018-09-21: “How Catchy Interface Illustrations Can Enhance UI Design” I wish people did this more often.

2018-09-20: It’s official. With the latest ChromeOS update and Linux Apps support, this Samsung Chromebook …

2018-09-20: “Something is rotten in the Linux Foundation” …I am even more …

2018-09-20: “How to identify groupthink: An introduction to the Abilene Paradox“

2018-09-20: “Yes, Blind People Read Books. We Write Them, Too.”

2018-09-20: “The WHATWG Blog — The state of fieldset interoperability”

2018-09-20: “Avengers to Assemble in IDW’s New All-Ages Marvel Universe — The Beat” I don’t know what it …

2018-09-20: “Why conversational interfaces are taking us back to the Dark Ages of usability”

2018-09-20: “UX Writers are Developers – UX Collective”

2018-09-20: “Rethinking JavaScript Test Coverage – Node.js Collection – Medium” The v8 JS Engine has native …

2018-09-20: “DC decides to conceal Batman’s genitals after all — The Beat” Aaaaaw.

2018-09-20: “Responsive Images · An A List Apart Article”

2018-09-20: “The genius design of soda-can tabs - Business Insider”

2018-09-20: “Instamuseums and the Tyranny of Engagement Metrics • tommorris.org”

2018-09-20: “Idle Until Urgent — Philip Walton”

2018-09-19: “Torvalds’s decision to step aside came after The New Yorker asked him a series of questions …

2018-09-19: Discovered two things about ChromeOS’s Linux App support: It’s buggy as hell. Very odd …

2018-09-19: Why do people keep inventing new licenses? Each new license like The LiL License means that …

2018-09-19: “How to Make a DIY Printing Press from a Panini Press - Ashley Hackshaw / Lil Blue Boo”

2018-09-19: “China is planning to implement a ban on fossil fuel cars - The Verge”

2018-09-19: I may have complained a lot about the unstable mess that ChromeOS has become but this Linux apps …

2018-09-19: “If the Government Treated Men Like It Treats Women - CollegeHumor Post”

2018-09-19: “Everything You Know About Obesity Is Wrong - The Huffington Post”

2018-09-19: “From data to Viz | Find the graphic you need”

2018-09-19: “Wow Air – uncertainty and unanswered questions at Sigrún Davíðsdóttir’s Icelog” WowAir seems …

2018-09-19: “Writing Is Hard“

2018-09-19: “What the best two educational experiences of my life had in common“

2018-09-19: The main reason AMP is getting an open governance model is because it increases AMP’s value as …

2018-09-19: “In Conversation: Comics Creators Ngozi Ukazu and Taneka Stotts”

2018-09-19: “Fewer startups, more indies / Josh Sharp”

2018-09-19: “Software disenchantment”

2018-09-18: “RevAMP.” “Those proprietary integrations are the reason AMP provides any value to …

2018-09-18: Kaldidalur, Iceland

2018-09-18: “Google’s Family Link now lets parents monitor their teens’ online activity - The Verge” …

2018-09-18: “An open governance model for the AMP Project” This will not solve much. The problem with AMP isn’t …

2018-09-18: “The Online Photographer: Photo Books Question”

2018-09-18: “Content or white space? Chinese vs. Western design aesthetics”

2018-09-18: “Winston Hearn | What’s best for users”

2018-09-18: “Why does Apple’s 3D Touch fail miserably? A UX teardown of an unsuccessful technology.”

2018-09-18: “Identity and community – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-09-18: “GitHub - you-dont-need/You-Dont-Need-Momentjs: List of date-fns or native functions which you can …

2018-09-18: “The (surprisingly long) history of the cut-up technique”

2018-09-18: “Carol gets her big moment as the first CAPTAIN MARVEL trailer arrives — The Beat” This could be …

2018-09-18: “Troy Hunt: Extended Validation Certificates are Dead”

2018-09-17: “Crocodiles Play, Too, Study Says—Why Do Animals Have Fun?”

2018-09-17: “Oh God Not This Again” Brent shares my exasperation at people proclaiming feeds dead when they’re …

2018-09-17: “Tech Companies as Caretakers – Track Changes”

2018-09-17: “inessential: Tech Diversity”

2018-09-17: “GitHub - Flet/github-slugger: Generate a slug just like GitHub does for markdown headings.”

2018-09-17: ‘Eyes Above The Waves: The Danger Of GMail’s “Smart Replies”’

2018-09-17: “Flexbox: How Big Is That Flexible Box? — Smashing Magazine”

2018-09-17: “Zuckerberg’s Blindness and Ours | L.M. Sacasas”

2018-09-17: “Trint: Automated Transcription of Audio and Video”

2018-09-16: “‘Glass back’ vs. ‘metal up’ learning | Fiona Voss”

2018-09-16: “A Case Study in Not Being A Jerk in Open Source” An analysis of an earlier Linus …

2018-09-16: “Publishers chased Katie Hopkins and Milo Yiannopoulos. But hate doesn’t sell”

2018-09-16: “I need to change some of my behavior, and I want to apologize to the people that my personal …

2018-09-16: “Why PayPal’s crackdown on ASMR creators should worry you” Policing sexual speech has a …

2018-09-16: “How to stay scrappy – Dropbox Design – Medium”

2018-09-16: “Your Public Library Is Where It’s At + Subtraction.com”

2018-09-15: “Google China Prototype Links Searches to Phone Numbers” It’s interesting to observe how the tech …

2018-09-15: “PHD Comics: Based on a true story” Bwahahaha!

2018-09-15: “LSE BREXIT – Social capital and belonging: the ‘citizens of somewhere’ are more likely to be …

2018-09-15: “GitHub - sindresorhus/ky: Tiny and elegant HTTP client based on the browser Fetch API” Looks useful

2018-09-15: “YubiKeys are neat | Read the Tea Leaves”

2018-09-15: “Media Manipulation, Amplification and Responsibility” This is a video of the original talk for the …

2018-09-15: “Media Manipulation, Strategic Amplification, and Responsible Journalism” Linking to this again as …

2018-09-15: “NASA Has Discovered Arctic Lakes Bubbling With Methane—and That’s Very Bad News” Welp.

2018-09-14: “Media Manipulation, Strategic Amplification, and Responsible Journalism” danah boyd’s writing is …

2018-09-14: This is the sort of thing that makes working with JS occasionally very fucking annoying …

2018-09-14: I’m definitely turning off Twitter-Mastodon cross-posting entirely if micro.blog ever …

2018-09-14: “Why is Patreon flagging LGBTQ creators’ work as ‘adult content’?” This is the standard …

2018-09-14: “If you want to stop abortion, you need to prevent unwanted pregnancies. And men are 100% …

2018-09-14: “Audacious Fox: MacOS Tip: Disable Smart Zoom to Remove Menu Delay When Clicking or Tapping With Two …

2018-09-14: “Breaking the Deadlock Between User Experience and Developer Experience · An A List Apart Article”

2018-09-14: “On using tracking scripts“

2018-09-13: “Firefox Focus with GeckoView” This feels like the right move for Mozilla to make.

2018-09-13: “European publishers are celebrating that tech companies may now have to pay for …

2018-09-13: “The Other Side of the Spider-Man Proposal Story” The updates to this story are a bit …

2018-09-13: “Breaking the Deadlock Between User Experience and Developer Experience · An A List Apart Article”

2018-09-13: “Marc Ribot - “Bella Ciao (Goodbye Beautiful)” (feat. Tom Waits)”

2018-09-12: I wonder if I can make my iPhone 6 Plus last at least two more years? Not particularly keen on any …

2018-09-12: The new iPhones must be good. Loaded the web pages for all three and together they consumed so much …

2018-09-12: One of the local Polish stores sells Prince Polo. In related news. I have Prins Póló and am going to …

2018-09-12: “CSS dismissal is about exclusion, not technology”

2018-09-12: “Chromium Blog: 10 years of Speed in Chrome”

2018-09-12: “The Low Hanging Fruit of Web Performance - The Media Temple Blog” Pretty good advice.

2018-09-12: “Introducing Trashy.css | CSS-Tricks”

2018-09-12: “Review: THE PREDATOR massacres its own ending — The Beat”

2018-09-12: “Article 13 makes it official. It’s time to embrace decentralization”

2018-09-12: Bah, humbug. It’s warm again here in Montréal. Just when I had pulled out my autumn/winter …

2018-09-12: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Apple Video Recommends App Subscriptions”

2018-09-12: “The End of More – The Death of Moore’s Law” “The result is the end of the type of innovation we’ve …

2018-09-12: “Private by Default”

2018-09-12: “Stacking the Bricks: Don’t Follow Your Passion”

2018-09-12: ‘Pharma CEO jacks drug price 400%, citing “moral requirement to make money”’

2018-09-12: ‘Julia Reda – European Parliament endorses upload filters and “link tax”’

2018-09-12: “The Importance Of Manual Accessibility Testing — Smashing Magazine”

2018-09-11: I’ve been grumpy all day for absolutely no good reason 😐 Hopefully tomorrow will be less …

2018-09-11: ‘The “Developer Experience” Bait-and-Switch’ We cannot continue to use as much JavaScript as is now …

2018-09-11: Your opinions on the Safari browser are probably wrong Since I keep seeing the “Safari’s support for web standards sucks” thing going around …

2018-09-11: “An Avalanche of Speech Can Bury Democracy - POLITICO Magazine”

2018-09-11: “Tribalism is a cognitive shortcut. Addressing it requires better shortcuts. – Hapgood”

2018-09-11: “Adactio: Journal—Robustness and least power”

2018-09-11: “Customise radio buttons without compromising accessibility | CSS-Tricks”

2018-09-11: “5 essential tips for customer care people dealing with technical queries”

2018-09-11: “The Effectiveness of Publicly Shaming Bad Security”

2018-09-11: “Understanding the cascade (and specificity) in CSS“ When I finally learned how it worked, I felt …

2018-09-11: “Protecting Mozilla’s GitHub Repositories from Malicious Modification | Mozilla Security Blog”

2018-09-10: “New API to Bring Augmented Reality to the Web - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog”

2018-09-10: “Help Us Bring Back the Creative Web! – Glitch – Medium”

2018-09-10: “This is totally babies, edg3ydaddies: emysabath: thorinobsessed …”

2018-09-10: “Notes to myself on software engineering – François Chollet – Medium”

2018-09-10: “The ultimate guide to proper use of animation in UX”

2018-09-10: “Overlapping skills in front-end development”

2018-09-10: “Additional Mac App Store apps caught stealing and uploading browser history“

2018-09-10: “Adactio: Articles—The Web Is Agreement”

2018-09-09: If you’re making an HTTP request to a service that’s intent on tracking you, preventing …

2018-09-09: Would it be fair to say that what Lindsay Ellis describes in this thread is a consequence of social …

2018-09-09: “[Windows] Menus don’t follow native keyboard conventions #2504” I’ve been …

2018-09-08: “How to get all siblings of an element until a selector is found with vanilla JS”

2018-09-08: “Inside look at modern web browser (part 2)“

2018-09-08: “Mac AppStore apps with fake reviews - General Discussion Discussions on AppleInsider Forums” App …

2018-09-08: ‘Michael Tsai - Blog - A Deceitful “Doctor” in the Mac App Store’

2018-09-08: ‘Michael Tsai - Blog - Apple and Google Face Growing Revolt Over App Store “Tax”’ Pretty sure at …

2018-09-08: “Michael Tsai - Blog - AEDeterminePermissionToAutomateTarget Added, But AEpocalyse Still Looms” …

2018-09-08: “Mac App Store apps are stealing user data - Malwarebytes Labs“ “It’s blindingly obvious at this …

2018-09-08: ‘”Killing the URL” | CSS-Tricks’

2018-09-08: “Manton Reece - The way out”

2018-09-08: “In social networks we become code.”

2018-09-07: “Waterstones buys Foyles” Book chains merging has historically been very bad for UK …

2018-09-07: Everything in this thread “People can like both!” (That’s as pretty close to my …

2018-09-07: “881410 - Incorrect transforms when stripping subdomains - chromium - Monorail” If this is where …

2018-09-07: “Developer Tools support for Web Components in Firefox 63 – Firefox Nightly News” This is huge.

2018-09-07: “EU copyright reform: the facts - Open Policy & Advocacy”

2018-09-06: Native app zealots keep saying that all Electron apps are terrible What does it say about native dev …

2018-09-06: The idea that Google’s interest in replacing the URL might stem from a desire to consolidate …

2018-09-06: “The mysterious case of missing URLs and Google’s AMP“ When you combine these two stories, …

2018-09-05: “Google AMP Can Go To Hell | Polemic Digital”

2018-09-05: “Why we need better tracking protection – Mozilla Security Blog”

2018-09-05: “your web app is bloated”

2018-09-05: Make your web layouts bust out of the rectangle with the Firefox Shape Path Editor – Mozilla Hacks – …

2018-09-05: “Describing aria-describedby”

2018-09-05: “The End of Firefox Windows XP Support – chuttenblog”

2018-09-05: “Mark Bernstein: Articulation Points”

2018-09-05: “Did Google Chrome just kill bookmarklets? – A Whole Lotta Nothing” This is more worrying IMO than …

2018-09-05: Is Chrome Planning to Kill the URL Again?: Links, Discussion, and Hypertext theory “Google Wants to Kill the URL” The team is mulling its most controversial initiative …

2018-09-05: “Google and Mastercard Cut a Secret Ad Deal to Track Retail Sales - Bloomberg” This is supremely …

2018-09-04: “Have Twitter users stopped clicking on links? – Kurt Gessler – Medium” Just based on the responses …

2018-09-04: “From Yoga to Rap, Cultural Borrowing is Great; The Problem is Disrespect - The Wire” Still …

2018-09-04: “Variable Fonts Arrive in Firefox 62 – Mozilla Hacks – the Web developer blog”

2018-09-04: “Twitter is dumb software – A Whole Lotta Nothing”

2018-09-04: “Easy apps with hyperHTML — 5 – Easy apps with hyperHTML – Medium” Digs a bit into hyperHTML’s …

2018-09-04: “Everything wrong with science fiction is John W. Campbell’s fault.”

2018-09-04: “The details and summary elements”

2018-09-04: “How do you mark up an accordion? — Sara Soueidan – Freelance-Front-End UI/UX Developer”

2018-09-04: “Customise radio buttons without compromising accessibility”

2018-09-04: “How to Automatically Generate alt Text for Images” What do people think about automatic alt text …

2018-09-04: “The Missed Opportunity of Shelf Apps on iOS” “utilities like Gladys have little hope of reaching …

2018-09-04: ‘“So kids, like what your’re seeing?” “Samantha, I…”’

2018-09-04: “Pitfalls of Card UIs - daverupert.com”

2018-09-04: “Take A New Look At CSS Shapes — Smashing Magazine”

2018-09-03: “An easier way to work with dates in vanilla JS“

2018-09-03: “My basics for business strategy … in 11 diagrams”

2018-09-03: This blog post (on the proper blog! yay!) was prompted by a review I’ve been doing on some old …

2018-09-03: “alexreardon/raf-schd – A scheduler based on requestAnimationFrame” “A scheduler based on …

2018-09-03: “A Broader Form of Openness” When we advocate for openness, do we do it in a way that …

2018-09-03: “How Facebook Has Flattened Human Communication. Online services demand easily classified …

2018-09-03: “Why the Earth Has Fewer Species Than We Think. A primer on the epigenome.”

2018-09-03: “Stop treating tech jerks like gods” If you have to pick a white male tech dude as a …

2018-09-03: “Actors have long been part of the gig economy. Roles and benefits come and go unpredictably. …

2018-09-03: “Heading structures are tables of contents”

2018-09-03: One of the things I really like about Micro.blog is that it gives you your timeline as a RSS feed so …

2018-09-03: “20 million historical artifacts destroyed in Brazil National Museum fire” This is …

2018-09-02: ChromeOS isn't working for me About 18 months ago I decided to buy a cheap-ish device to use at home instead of my Macbook Pro. …

2018-09-02: “Reading with a pencil”

2018-09-02: ‘Your “thread” should have been a blog post…’

2018-09-02: “Hardcore CSS calc( )”

2018-09-02: “The Persistence of Modernity | Akma”

2018-09-02: “The Emperor’s New Tools?: pragmatism and the idolatry of the web”

2018-09-02: “Open Source Business Model is Under Siege”

2018-09-02: 'Free' is always problematic marketing “The (broken) economics of OSS – Matt Klein – Medium” “If our industry was better at analyzing true …

2018-09-02: “A tour of JavaScript timers on the web | Read the Tea Leaves” Really useful.

2018-09-02: “First legally-mandated blockchain: Telecom Regulatory Authority of India’s spam call complaint …

2018-09-02: “Links List for Print Styles”

2018-09-01: “How Much Authoritarianism Will Americans Tolerate? – Eudaimonia and Co”

2018-09-01: “That’ll Never Work Here: Heretics, Head Noddies, and the Drift Into Mediocrity” It …

2018-09-01: “Elon Musk Faces His Own Worst Enemy”

2018-08-31: “Accessibility is more than access for all - Peter Wilson”

2018-08-31: “Alan Rusbridger: who broke the news?”

2018-08-31: “Remembering Marie Severin, Marvel’s Trailblazing Artist - The Atlantic”

2018-08-31: “a personal comic about haircuts and being queer… - anonbea draws”

2018-08-31: “NetNewsWire Comes Home” The future of NetNewsWire is open source.

2018-08-31: “Callback Hell is a Myth“ Old post. And JS has changed a lot since. Not wrong, though.

2018-08-31: “The Ecological Impact of Browser Diversity”

2018-08-31: “Web Reading Mode: The non-standard rendering mode - Ctrl blog” This series of posts analysing …

2018-08-31: “Franken-algorithms: the deadly consequences of unpredictable code”

2018-08-30: Quotes from "Autism from the inside" A lot of this sounds familiar to me. The DSM-5 only ever mentions the phenomenon of sensory …

2018-08-30: “Social Media Mobs” The power of mobs in Mastodon reminds me of the power of mobs in …

2018-08-30: Quotes from “On Emergent Centralization” A problem I’ve been considering recently is the tendency for decentralized systems to develop …

2018-08-30: “Toronto built a better green bin and — oops — maybe a smarter raccoon”

2018-08-30: For the first time in ages, the temperature outside is more pleasant than the temperature in the …

2018-08-30: “We Spent $3.3M Buying Out Investors: Why and How We Did It” Buffer is one of the most …

2018-08-30: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Possible Removal of 3D Touch With 2018 iPhones” I personally think it’s …

2018-08-30: “The Complete CSS Demo for OpenType Features - OpenType Features in CSS”

2018-08-29: I enjoy Mastodon but, long term, it won't be better than Twitter I like Mastodon, the conversation and interactions there are always livelier than on Twitter despite …

2018-08-29: “App Alert: Reeder 3 is Free on iOS and macOS” This is the RSS reading app I’m using at the …

2018-08-29: “The State of Agile Software in 2018” “The Agile Industrial Complex imposing methods on people is an …

2018-08-29: “The Tragedy of Craftsmanship” In the software sense. Not in the making chairs sense.

2018-08-29: Two really reliable ways to annoy me: Be a non-Icelandic organisation that uses a common Icelandic …

2018-08-29: “Permalink to EU Copyright Reform: a letter to my MEP, Siôn Simon, about Article 13”

2018-08-29: “My cat is great and I love her | French Fries and Waffles”

2018-08-29: “Babel 7 Released · Babel” A headline feature for me is that extending native classes is now …

2018-08-29: ‘“Self-knowledge rarely comes packaged in a single coherent narrative” – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth …

2018-08-29: “How every cross-posted tweet disappeared from Facebook” Bit of a mess.

2018-08-28: “Okazu » LGBTQ Manga”: Shimanami Tasogare (しまなみ誰そ彼), Volume 4”

2018-08-28: “Uber’s Bundles – Stratechery by Ben Thompson”

2018-08-28: Recommendation: if you’re buying tickets to Iceland from Wow Air, make sure to buy them using …

2018-08-27: “I love my iPad, but it’s basically useless for browsing the web” Yesterday I …

2018-08-27: “Solve Less General Problems” Very practical advice.

2018-08-27: “Silverberg on Jemisin – Lorem Ipsum”

2018-08-27: “Building websites for Safari Reader Mode and other reading apps.”

2018-08-27: “Accidentally, intentionally building communities. – Mandy Michael – Medium”

2018-08-27: “The Indie Post-apocalypse” An interesting post on the effect opening up access to game distribution …

2018-08-27: “Paul Graham blocked me on Twitter” Good piece on re-evaluating your heroes.

2018-08-27: When a traveller to Iceland says it’s a country with no worries about healthcare, better …

2018-08-27: “My parent’s cat is a delight (from 2017) | French fries and waffles”

2018-08-27: “Refactoring an inherited codebase”

2018-08-27: “Dread of Heinleinism - Charlie’s Diary”

2018-08-27: “UX And HTML5: Let’s Help Users Fill In Your Mobile Form (Part 2) — Smashing Magazine” Pretty …

2018-08-26: “How to Misuse Stats and Bogus Projections, and Make the Publishing Industry Love You” …

2018-08-26: “Tor Publishing Issues a 4-Month E-Book Embargo on Libraries, Cites Retail Sale …

2018-08-26: I love my iPad, but it's basically useless for browsing the web I have an iPad Air 2 which as much a joy for reading and as nice a device now as it was four years …

2018-08-26: “Are AMP pages really faster than HTML? – Gianluca Guarini – Medium” In short, no. If you’re making …

2018-08-26: “The soft bigotry of low expectations — Crooked Timber”

2018-08-26: “Yes, Developers Should Learn Ethics. But That’s Only Half The Picture. - Software People …

2018-08-26: “Alternatives to Twitter / Paul Robert Lloyd”

2018-08-26: “The Humanities Are in Crisis” Students are abandoning humanities majors, turning to …

2018-08-26: Amazon Is Sometimes The Worse Choice In Ecommerce “6 Ways Ecommerce Sites Can Compete With Amazon” If you look at ecommerce sites that have …

2018-08-26: “Federation is the Worst of all Worlds · Field Notes”

2018-08-25: “Real Work vs. Imaginary Work – Signal v. Noise”

2018-08-25: “Give Me Chronological Archives or Go Away · Chris Krycho”

2018-08-24: It’s really starting to look like self-driving cars will only work in US cities that have been …

2018-08-24: “Bothersome Bystanders and Self Driving Cars – Rodney Brooks” We are more likely to geo fence …

2018-08-24: “To Get Ready for Robot Driving, Some Want to Reprogram Pedestrians - Bloomberg” Today’s technology …

2018-08-24: “Extend – Let your customers write the rules” This looks like an interesting approach to SAAS …

2018-08-24: I kind of love the true minimalistic aesthetic of Dan Luu’s blog even though I doubt I could …

2018-08-24: “A safer alternative to innerHTML with vanilla JS“

2018-08-24: “Firefox’s :screenshot command – Eric’s Archived Thoughts”

2018-08-24: “Hey GOV.UK, what are you doing about voice?” The UK government digital services have done an …

2018-08-24: “I’m a Goddamn Social Media Professional”

2018-08-24: “Clive Barker: Presented for the approval of the Midnight Society, I call this… The …

2018-08-24: “WordPress is at a Crossroads – Jonathan Bailey – Medium”

2018-08-23: “Astrogator’s Logs » Blog Archive » Bears, Wolves and Eagles”

2018-08-23: “GitHub - felixrieseberg/windows95: 💩🚀 Windows 95 in Electron. Runs on macOS, Linux, and Windows.” …

2018-08-23: A side effect of switching to micro.blog as my primary social platform is that I write fewer …

2018-08-23: Gave up Coffee, Switched Back To Tea I hadn’t planned this. I honestly hadn’t. But I seem to have completely given up coffee …

2018-08-23: “The Sustainable Software Community Bet” Yesterday I wrote a short post about …

2018-08-23: “Blog DOI enabled - Joi Ito’s Web”

2018-08-23: “Coding with Clarity: Part II · An A List Apart Article”

2018-08-22: The Sustainable Software Community Bet From “Software Freedom Ensures the True Software Commons” I’ll take a bet with anyone …

2018-08-22: “GitHub - toomuchdesign/offside: Minimal JavaScript kit without library dependencies to push things …

2018-08-22: “Seriously, though. What is a progressive web app? – Amberley Romo – Medium”

2018-08-22: “Accidentally adding type annotations to JS” I wrote this yesterday about how I found myself using …

2018-08-22: “Carousels on Mobile Devices”

2018-08-22: “Are y’all seriously JUST figuring out that Michelle Yeoh is the G.O.A.T.? — The Beat” She …

2018-08-22: “Easy apps with hyperHTML — 4” I keep linking to articles that talk about hyperHTML because I keep …

2018-08-22: “The Hunt for Missing Expectations – Jared M. Spool – Medium”

2018-08-22: “Has the GDPR law actually gotten European news outlets to cut down on rampant third-party cookies …

2018-08-22: “Why I’m moving from MacOS to Windows”

2018-08-22: “A Tale of Two Buttons“

2018-08-22: “The Web I Want”

2018-08-22: “My biggest challenge with JavaScript | Go Make Things”

2018-08-22: “Thousands of Stores Will Soon Use Facial Recognition Without Consent — Pixel Envy” This is really …

2018-08-21: Accidentally adding type annotations to JS I have ended up using typed JS on a few of my projects at work almost entirely by accident. Like …

2018-08-21: Always ‘fun’ to see a standards discussion that’s mostly dominated by one side. Everything has …

2018-08-20: “An inversion of nature: how air conditioning created the modern city” This is, you could say, the …

2018-08-20: “UX And HTML5: Let’s Help Users Fill In Your Mobile Form (Part 1) — Smashing Magazine”

2018-08-20: “Q: Why Do Keynote Speakers Keep Suggesting That Improving Security Is Possible? A: Because Keynote …

2018-08-19: Today was fun, part two #FierteMTL #MTLPride

2018-08-19: Today was fun #FierteMTL #MTLPride

2018-08-19: Seemed like a selfie moment.

2018-08-19: “Beyond Interactive: Notebook Innovation at Netflix – Netflix TechBlog – Medium” Interesting use of …

2018-08-18: “People might have bred tropical macaws in the desert 1000 years ago”

2018-08-17: Had my first Linkedin recruiter email ever. Probably my first recruiter email, period. Of course …

2018-08-16: “Pixels vs Ems commentary”

2018-08-16: The Icelandic Tourism Industry Is Running On Hot Air “Wow Air á fáar veðhæfar eignir og eigið fé hefur rýrnað hratt” The article is in Icelandic but the …

2018-08-16: “Tactile Turn Pencil - the heirloom quality pencil you want.” This looks like something nice for the …

2018-08-16: This is another picture from the remains of the old U.S. military base in Hvalfjörður. The structure …

2018-08-15: This is the view from the cabin in Iceland I was staying at this July. #MastoArt #art #photography …

2018-08-15: “The Italy Bridge Collapse and the End of Infrastructure - The Atlantic”

2018-08-15: “What the media gets wrong about opioids - Columbia Journalism Review” Most opioid patients never …

2018-08-15: “Designers Are Defining Usability Too Narrowly + Subtraction.com”

2018-08-15: “This Company Keeps Lies About Sandy Hook on the Web - The New York Times” Kind of disappointed by …

2018-08-15: “Women’s Pockets are Inferior.”

2018-08-15: “Rethinking drag and drop – Alex Reardon – Medium” Planning on digging through this to see what …

2018-08-14: “Aerotwist - Web Components and the Three Unattractive Pillars”

2018-08-14: “On HTTPS and Hard Questions - TimKadlec.com”

2018-08-14: “Let’s serve everyone good-looking content”

2018-08-14: “A hundred million cars run curl”

2018-08-14: “Everything You Need To Know About Alignment In Flexbox — Smashing Magazine”

2018-08-14: “Experience Rot – Jared M. Spool – Medium”

2018-08-14: “My Favorite Command-Line Shortcuts”

2018-08-14: “Easy apps with hyperHTML — 3 – Easy apps with hyperHTML – Medium”

2018-08-14: “The power of progressive enhancement – No Divide – Medium”

2018-08-13: “A lens similar to a 50mm on a full frame camera is not tele and it is not a portrait …

2018-08-12: “What does it profit Scotland if it gains the whole world but loses its soul?” Tourism sucks. It …

2018-08-12: “Why Small Teams Win And Bigger Ones Fail – UX Planet” The Ringelmann effect is the tendency of …

2018-08-12: “On Switching from HEX & RGB to HSL”

2018-08-11: “How Massive Drought Ended The Mayan Civilization (And Why We Already Knew That)” This …

2018-08-11: “PWA: Progressive Web All-the-things - Tales of a Developer Advocate by Paul Kinlan”

2018-08-11: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Shutting Down the Berkman Center Blogs” Seems very short-sighted of them not …

2018-08-11: “Creating the “Perfect” CSS System – Gusto Design – Medium”

2018-08-11: “Weft. — Ethan Marcotte” Put another way, I think we often focus on designing or building an …

2018-08-11: ‘The JPEG Committee is “exploring Blockchain” — to put DRM into JPEG | Attack of the 50 Foot …

2018-08-10: “Memex #001” The father/daughter team of Trevor F. Smith and Sparks Webb have gathered all …

2018-08-10: Side projects that I want to find time to do at some point over the next few years: A series of …

2018-08-10: “Michael Tsai - Blog - Apps Removed in Ban of Gambling-Related Apps” It’s a pretty consistent rule …

2018-08-10: “Democracy dies in the darkness – A Whole Lotta Nothing”

2018-08-10: “Deric’s MindBlog: No gender differences in early math cognition.”

2018-08-10: “Don’t Fear the TSA Cutting Airport Security. Be Glad That They’re Talking about It. - …

2018-08-10: “Understanding why Semantic HTML is important, as told by TypeScript.”

2018-08-09: “Twitter says Infowars hasn’t ‘violated our rules.’ It looks like that’s not …

2018-08-09: Taken at sunset near my family’s summer cabin in Iceland a few weeks ago.

2018-08-09: “Your Community Site is Not a Government – Fertile Medium – Medium”

2018-08-09: “Tarpits and Antiflocks”

2018-08-09: “Google Doc sharing has been broken for three years on iOS – A Whole Lotta Nothing”

2018-08-09: “Stop building for San Francisco”

2018-08-09: “Matt Wagner is peturbed after son’s coloring is rejected from Batman #54 — The Beat”

2018-08-09: “as days pass by — If you can do it with CSS do it with CSS”

2018-08-09: “Cultural vandalism – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-08-09: “Writing Good Documentation for Your Open-Source Library - Blog Brainhub.eu”

2018-08-09: It’s really, really obvious from their reactions online that bigots online haven’t read …

2018-08-08: A bench in the middle of what little is left of the village that used to be on the island Viðey.

2018-08-08: “xkcd: Voting Software”

2018-08-08: “Let Me Tell You - Uncanny Magazine”

2018-08-08: “Adactio: Journal—Components and concerns” It’s often the case that things presented as opposite and …

2018-08-08: “‘I still have flashbacks’: the ‘global epidemic’ of LGBT conversion therapy - World news - The …

2018-08-08: “Kobayashi Maru Management – Rands in Repose”

2018-08-08: “Browser painting and considerations for web performance - CSS-Tricks” While this article started …

2018-08-07: Font sorted on the notes-blog. Next step is to figure out https. notes.baldurbjarnason.com

2018-08-07: The old lighthouse in Akranes (Gamli Akranesvitinn).

2018-08-07: “Not an Optimist – Jorge Arango”

2018-08-07: “Securing Web Sites Made Them Less Accessible – Eric’s Archived Thoughts”

2018-08-07: “Accessible Comics - Axess Lab”

2018-08-06: “I’m a very slow thinker” This is very much me. Unfortunately, even arriving at the …

2018-08-06: I really like prettier/prettier-standard. A little bit of magic while coding js.

2018-08-06: “Working the Weekly 1:1 – Christina Wodtke – Medium”

2018-08-05: “ungleich Blog - Mozilla’s new DNS resolution is dangerous”

2018-08-05: “European sysadmins and devs: what have you been doing for GDPR?” The GDPR Nightmare Letter makes a …

2018-08-04: “Facebook doesn’t want to be evil, but it is – Carrie Marshall: Bigmouth Strikes Again”

2018-08-02: “When It Comes to Software, Should You Build or Buy?”

2018-08-02: I guess I have too much Twitter history to import into micro.blog 😄 To be fair, the zip file is over …

2018-07-27: Leifar af gamalli herstöð í Hvalfirðinum. — Ruins of a WW2 military base in Hvalfjörður, Iceland

2018-07-24: Jötnabrú in Lundarreykjadalur

2018-07-23: Icelandic horses are kind of cute looking.

2018-07-17: These wooden structures in Akranes were used to dry fish.

2018-07-15: Two seagulls over Grafarvogur bay.

2018-07-12: Vorum á frábærri myndasýningu í Akranesvita til heiðurs hænurnar Belindu. — Just left a fantastic …

2018-07-11: This was taken on a walk in the Grafarvogur neighbourhood.

2018-07-10: Fjallkonuvegur.

2018-07-09: Another picture from Grafarvogur.

2018-07-08: The view of Grafarholt from Grafarvogur.

2018-07-07: Suburban Reykjavík (Grafarvogur) can be quite picturesque.

2018-07-03: Another picture from the Parc Jarry backlog.

2018-07-02: Parc Jarry. Even though I arrived in Iceland a couple of days ago I’m still working through my …

2018-06-22: This gull made an attempt to grab a duckling. But the ducks turned on it and came pretty darn close …

2018-06-19: Close to the centre of Montréal.

2018-06-18: Parc Jarry

2018-06-17: I’ve been on a bit of a quest to capture what a sunset in Parc Jarry feels like. This picture …

2018-06-17: Decided to do the Canadian thing yesterday and eat lunch at Tim Horton’s (which I know …

2018-06-15: Took this picture near Cabot Tower in Bristol in 2005 (or around that year). It’s one of my …

2018-06-14: Took this picture on Parc Jean-Drapeau the other day.

2018-06-13: I took this picture at the Montreal Old Harbour the other day. Pretty much had to be in colour.

2018-06-12: Another blast from the past. This is a picture from the first roll of film I shot in Bristol, taken …

2018-06-10: Second go at this shot.

2018-06-09: The TV newsroom at the Icelandic National Broadcaster before they moved.

2018-06-09: The TV newsroom at the Icelandic National Broadcaster before they moved.

2018-06-08: Rooting through old film scans. This is Birdcage Walk in Clifton Village, Bristol, next to the …

2018-06-06: Another scene from Parc Jarry

2018-06-05: Another sunset shot in Parc Jarry

2018-06-04: Yet another Parc Jarry shot.

2018-06-01: Parc Jarry. Around sunset earlier this week.

2018-05-31: Parc La Fontaine.

2018-05-30: This was at Parc La Fontaine this weekend. Went to a comics/BD thing there. A really nice day, all …

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2018-05-21: Mont Royal Park on a nice Sunday.

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2018-05-21: Parc Mont Royal - Drum circle

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2018-05-20: Getting really fancy poutine this time. Poutine with Swiss cheese, mushrooms and smoked meat.

2018-05-20: Salted caramel and chocolate fudge gelato in Little Italy, Montreal. So so tasty

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2018-05-19: I walk under this bridge to and from work every day and I keep trying to figure out how best to use …

2018-05-18: Saw this kitty on my way back home from work today.

2018-05-18: This was the view from the office yesterday evening.

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