Raindrop.io Bookmarks 10/07/2021
- UI Testing Playbook
"During development, test while you code to fix obvious bugs. That shortens your feedback loop. It also prevents bugs from hitting production which is 10x more expensive to fix."
- Using Modern Image Formats: AVIF And WebP -- Smashing Magazine
"In this article, we'll highlight how modern image formats (AVIF or WebP) can improve compression by up to 50% and deliver better quality per-byte while still looking visually appealing. We'll compare what's possible at high-quality, low-quality and file-size targets."
- Web3 -- A vision for a decentralized web
"The last two decades have proven that building a scalable system that decentralizes content is a challenge. While the technology to build such systems exists, no content platform achieves decentralization at scale."
- A History of Design Systems on the Web - The History of the Web
"The mid-2000's were often referred to as the era of Web 2.0. That may have been an overused term, but it undeniably changed the way designers and developers approached their practice through patterns."
- Understanding How Facebook Disappeared from the Internet
"BGP stands for Border Gateway Protocol. It's a mechanism to exchange routing information between autonomous systems (AS) on the Internet."
- MacDown: The open source Markdown editor for macOS
"MacDown is an open source Markdown editor for macOS, released under the MIT License. It is heavily influenced by Chen Luo's Mou."
- Chrome user device characteristics report - Chrome Developers
"This report provides timeline data to inform developers on these questions for a list of countries, such as the US, Brazil, Japan, and others. Three platforms are included when data is available: Android, Windows, and ChromeOS."