Diigo Bookmarks 03/19/2020
- Through a design system, darkly. -- Ethan Marcotte
"1. Design systems haven't "solved" inconsistency. Rather, they've shifted how and when it manifests. 2. Many design systems have introduced another, deeper issue: a problem of visibility."
- schema blog: Schema for Coronavirus special announcements, Covid-19 Testing Facilities and more
"We have today published Schema.org 7.0, which includes fast-tracked new vocabulary to assist the global response to the Coronavirus outbreak."
- Now you can transcribe speech with Google Translate
"Transcribe will be rolling out in the next few days with support for any combination of the following eight languages: English, French, German, Hindi, Portuguese, Russian, Spanish and Thai."
- Listen to the People: The Future of EPUB and New Directions for Publishing @ W3C | W3C Blog
"Having EPUB 3 as a formal W3C Recommendation also helps us with government adoption of EPUB, and provides a solid foundation for legislation around EPUB's native accessibility."
- Elon Musk says SpaceX will investigate Falcon 9 rocket engine anomaly before launching again | Space
"One of the nine Merlin engines that powers the reusable Falcon 9's first stage shut down too early during today's launch, said SpaceX founder and CEO Elon Musk. He vowed to get to the bottom of the issue, even though it didn't prevent the rocket from doing its job."
- Usablenet - The Rise of Mobile App Lawsuits and ADA Litigation Trends
"Data on the number of ADA-based website lawsuits during that time frame suggests that other plaintiffs were encouraged to file their own ADA Web and App lawsuits. The rate of these cases per week increased within just a few weeks."