Part 2 of my series on Debugging CSS Grid is out now! What the Fr(action)? focuses on understanding the Fr unit, and some surprising things you might not know about it https://css-irl.info/debugging-css-grid-part-2-what-the-fraction/
DuckDuckGo wrote a bill to stop advertisers from tracking you online https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/1/18525140/do-not-track-duckduckgo-ad-tracking
“The Do-Not-Track Act of 2019, which is aimed at giving the Do Not Track standard a legal force it’s never had before.”
“All that’s really left is to give it regulatory teeth.”
Humans are just awful. Scientist behind the algorithm that produced that black hole pic now being harassed by trolls on the internet.
the Internet's original sin: explained
this is, no joke, probably the best infographic i've seen that accurately describes the guts of the digital ad ecosystem
Discord is hiring for a variety of positions, but you have to live/relocate to SF. Apparently, they’ll help with relocation:
I like Discord (a lot more than Slack, too). But I really don’t get this thing where companies that build tools for remote work and communication don’t actually allow their employees to work remotely.
(No, not referring to the US midterm elections)
A huge, heavy cloud has finally lifted and I’m finally feeling excited and hopeful, again. It’s been quite a while.
“Create your own dysfunctional single-page app in five easy steps”
Everything in this post 👍🏻 https://tinnedfruit.com/articles/create-your-own-dysfunctional-single-page-app.html
The Way We Talk About CSS
Bruce Lawson's personal site : Why don’t we add a <lovely> element to HTML?
“The Rise of Netflix Competitors Has Pushed Consumers Back Toward Piracy - Motherboard”
This news should have been unsurprising https://motherboard.vice.com/en_us/article/d3q45v/bittorrent-usage-increases-netflix-streaming-sites
I think this sums it up nicely: https://twitter.com/OnyekaAg/status/1038765439151755265
Devalued since it’s seen as easy, yet they generally hate or don’t get its core feature.
If you went to a front end interview and didn't know what JS closures were you'd never get the job, but not knowing the C part of CSS is okay, I guess. Shows again, how little respect some devs have for CSS/HTML, which is wild. https://twitter.com/meyerweb/statu…
“Over all, 76 percent of the companies that went public last year were unprofitable on a per-share basis in the year leading up to their initial offerings, according to data compiled by Jay Ritter, a professor at the University of Florida’s Warrington College of Business. That was the largest number since the peak of the dot-com boom in 2000, when 81 percent of newly public companies were unprofitable.”
The Entire Economy Is MoviePass Now
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