Nonprofit Community Stands Together to Protect ".org" https://www.eff.org/deeplinks/2019/11/nonprofit-community-stands-together-protect-org
Listening to @firstname.lastname@example.org talk about The Great Divide: https://css-tricks.com/the-great-divide/ . "Frontend development" is just a huge, loaded term now.
I wrote a post called Frontend Design, React, and a Bridge Over the Great Divide: https://bradfrost.com/blog/post/frontend-design-react-and-a-bridge-over-the-great-divide/
even if you go to mars, that's an average distance of 14 light-minutes. phone calls, vidchats, all kinds of synchronous communication all go out the window. you have to go back to asynchronous methods for interplanetary communication: emails, forums, comment sections. in a sense, going to space means going back to the 90s
"The Gradual Design System: How We Built Slack Kit" it's a long process, but just one component, thoroughly documented, was immediately valuable, and created a virtuous cycle for the system. https://slack.engineering/the-gradual-design-system-how-we-built-slack-kit-8a2830484259
Battery life is critical. Here are some general principles for web developers to create energy-efficient web content. You can help us make the web more powerful by using less power. https://webkit.org/blog/8970/how-web-content-can-affect-power-usage/
Factual account of #Reactgate with time-stamps and links. I hope to provide *clarity*—people may now draw their own conclusions.
Eternal gratitude && love for @email@example.com for doing the research and labour. Carlos is an incredible human and friend. 💙
You may think your Gmail account is private, but Google disagrees. Google told a judge that users have "no legitimate expectation of privacy." https://www.cnet.com/news/google-filing-says-gmail-users-have-no-expectation-of-privacy/ Proton = privacy.
Japanese anime studio Khara moving to #Blender
A "verification" system tying each battery to a specific phone is a huge blow to your ability to repair your own devices. https://www.vice.com/en_us/article/59nz3k/apple-is-locking-batteries-to-specific-iphones-a-nightmare-for-diy-repair
8 unexpected benefits of conducting user tests with colleagues: from pretesting your protocols to increasing transparency in design process and helping people understand a few parts of the design process, interesting article https://uxdesign.cc/8-unexpected-benefits-of-conducting-user-tests-with-colleagues-c909c1d6a27c
#privacy The Court of Justice of the European Union (#CJEU) has ruled that websites hosting #Facebook Like buttons can be held liable for transferring data to Facebook. While the third-party website cannot be held responsible for the data processing carried out by Facebook after the data has been transmitted, it absolutely can be held liable for facilitating the collection and transmission of the data.
Just watched #TheGreatHack on #Netflix. What I appreciated about this #documentary on #Facebook and the whole #CambridgeAnalytica scandal, is that it's one of the few #privacy #documentaries to get that protecting personal data isn't just about not seeing personalized ads for stuff you're more likely to want. It's about protecting ourselves from mass psychological manipulation and behavior modification techniques. These are techniques that actually work *best* when people believe they don't.