“I completely ignored the front end development scene for 6 months. It was fine”

There must be some phrase or idiom that describes the phrenetic circle-running that passes as progress in web development.

“Counterfeit Capitalism: Why a Monopolized Economy Leads to Inflation and Shortages - by Matt Stoller - BIG by Matt Stoller”

Experimenting a bit with PDF-generation using latex/xetex via pandoc. Kind of digging it, tbh. Interesting to compare it with working with the same content using CSS and weasyprint or paged.js.

“Enough With Must-Have Features - Itamar Gilad Product Management”

“Vanilla JS is a web performance decision - Go Make Things”

“If you actually care about your users, use as little JavaScript as possible”

“Ship / Show / Ask”

Interesting pattern for handling git pull requests.

“Don’t attach tooltips to document.body - CSS-Tricks”

“Enterprise UX: essential resources to design complex data tables by Stéphanie Walter - UX Researcher & Designer.”

“Don’t attach tooltips to document.body - Atif Afzal”

“Oddkin - A Working Library”

“Breaking projects into smaller parts - Go Make Things”

“Adactio: Links—404PageFound – Active Vintage Websites, Old Webpages, and Web 1.0”

“404PageFound – Active Vintage Websites, Old Webpages, and Web 1.0”

“Adactio: Links—Using the platform”

“Using the platform”

“Replacing broken avatar images with background SVG Emoji – Terence Eden’s Blog”

“Online Trolls Also Jerks in Real Life: Aarhus University Study”

“Review Notes: Shape Up. These notes are based off of the v 1.7… - by John Cutler - Medium”

Interesting review of Shape Up that articulates how a lot of it is a rediscovery of ideas and principles that have been around for a while.

“A link (Phil Gyford’s website)”

E.W.Dijkstra: The strengths of the academic enterprise

“The second reason is that what society overwhelmingly asks for is snake oil. Of course, the snake oil has the most impressive names —otherwise you would be selling nothing”

“Google Chrome to remove detailed cookie and site data controls”

“Notes for an annotation SDK – Jon Udell”

“Adactio: Links—A/A Testing: How I increased conversions 300% by doing absolutely nothing”

“A/A Testing: How I increased conversions 300% by doing absolutely nothing”

“Some simple advice for Apple and app developers: It’s not about you”