Raindrop.io Bookmarks 03/27/2022
- The web is for everyone: Our vision for the evolution of the web
"Mozilla believes the web should be for everyone -- open, empowering, and safe. In its best moments, the web exemplifies these values today. But too often the web today does not deliver on this promise. To that end, we've mapped out a detailed vision of the changes we want to see in the web in the years ahead, and the work we believe is necessary to achieve them."
- Introducing MDN Plus: Make MDN your own - Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog
"Today, we are launching MDN Plus, our first step to providing a personalized and more powerful experience while continuing to invest in our always free and open webdocs."
- You're Unselectable -- Adrian Roselli
"If you have draggable controls on your page and you find it annoying when its text content gets selected on drag, then only use this property after confirming users never need to select that text. Also, confirm that your draggable feature is also keyboard operable."
- Appears to say: Microsoft Edge now provides auto-generated image labels - Microsoft Edge Blog
"After the user has granted permission, Microsoft Edge will send unlabeled images to Azure Cognitive Services' Computer Vision API for processing. Most common web image formats are supported (JPEG, PNG, GIF, WEBP, etc.). The Vision API can analyze images and create descriptive summaries in 5 languages, and recognize text inside of images in over 120 languages."
- First Impressions of Forced Colors Emulation | Melanie Richards
"There is still some work left to do before forced colors emulation is great, but the addition of this feature is good news. Developers on non-Windows OS platforms can finally play around with optimizing their web content for forced colors modes, without the use of VPNs or test machines."
- It needs to map back to a role - Eric Bailey
"You can't invent new roles and expect them to work just by virtue of declaring them, or hoping that eventually operating systems catch up. You also can't try to twist an existing role into something it wasn't meant to do and expect people to understand your intent."
- Alternatives to Pagination on Product-Listing Pages
"Infinite loading and Show More buttons can provide smooth interaction when loading products."