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New findings: Retail sites that use a CDN are slower than sites that do not | Web Performance Today
"In other words, sites that use a CDN are likely to contain more rich content and more third-party scripts, two of the greatest performance leeches."
Rethinking Mobile Tutorials: Which Patterns Really Work? | Smashing Magazine
"In this post, we’ll look at why many common tutorial patterns are ineffective and how you can leverage game design principles to increase user engagement."
Inline SVG vs Icon Fonts [CAGEMATCH] | CSS-Tricks
"It all comes down to browser support. If you can go IE 9+ / Android 3+, inline SVG is better at pretty much everything than icon fonts."
Mobile Navigation: Image Grids or Text Lists?
"For mobile navigation, image grids should be saved for deeper IA levels where visual differentiation between menu items is critical, as they increase page load times, create longer pages, and cause more scrolling."
Politespace, an unobtrusive alternative to input masks | Filament Group, Inc., Boston, MA
"it injects whitespace delimiters on blur to allow users to more easily read form values and removes those delimiters when the user focuses back into the field for easy editing. We’re calling it Politespace."