Raindrop.io Bookmarks 02/20/2023
- Adactio: Journal--Push
"It never uses the phrase "progressive web apps", even though clearly the entire article is all about progressive web apps. I don't know if this down to Not-Invented-Here syndrome by the Apple/Webkit team, or because of genuine legal concerns around using the phrase."
- A very significant day for the Web - Web Directions
"Because while the W3C can develop standards around Web technologies, if WebKit doesn't support them, then they cannot come to iOS."
"I wanted to change the color of the address bar based on the theme of the application. So, I needed to change the color of the address bar dynamically when the user changes the theme of the application. i.e light or dark."
- The case for Flex applications - daverupert.com
"Eventually I read Jeffrey Zeldman's book and settled on making boring websites that anyone could use. Flex and Flash meanwhile died slow deaths because Steve was a meanie."
- A Step-By-Step Guide To Building Accessible Carousels -- Smashing Magazine
"With aria-roledescription, you create an even more specific output for screen reader users. You thus define the meaning of the container more precisely."
- Modern Health, frameworks, performance, and harm - Eric Bailey
"Performance, accessibility, and usability are more than inconvenient truths you can pretend don't exist. They have a direct impact on the quality of someone's life."
- End-To-End Tests with Content Blockers? - Chris Coyier
"In my day-to-day browsing and doing things, if a website doesn't work right, I find it extremely likely to be because my own content-blocking browser extensions are interfering."
- Google Chrome rolls out Memory and Energy Saver modes
"We're seeing Memory and Energy Saver widely rolled out with Chrome 110 on Mac, Windows, and Chromebooks in recent days."