Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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A TC39 proposal to add an .at() method to all the basic indexable classes (Array, String, TypedArray):

`arr[arr.length - N]` → `arr.at(-N)` github.com/tc39/proposal-…

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@rem Operating systems and browsers should give everything asking for confirmation a configurable grace period defined as the delta of time shown and time dismissed. Prompts, notifications, dialogs,…

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@html5test “Forget” a screw driver and a mechanical clock in the kid’s room. Or anything mechanical really. This is what got me into tinkering. Started with clocks, then RC cars, then radios, ultimately computers… Broke some, fixed some. I still o

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@Vjeux @karlyeurl @excalidraw The “Save as” feature requires the browser to implement the File System Access API (web.dev/file-system-ac…). The @mozilla @firefox team so far have deferred taking a position on it: mozilla.github.io/standards-posi…. My suggestiongithub.com/mozilla/standa…

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Green Energy Efficient Progressive Web Apps, by ⁦@davrous⁩. devblogs.microsoft.com/sustainable-so…

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@firt @1joshuatz Which is interesting, because the PiP feature per se is supported: developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web….

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@1joshuatz @ChromiumDev @sw12 Thanks for the kind words, happy you found our content helpful. Super neat(!) demo, too. I have shared it with a couple of people involved in the effort.

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Well-researched and well-implemented demo by @1joshuatz that demonstrates the feasibility of and the user request for arbitrary content for the Picture-in-Picture API. ⤵️ This is super neat. twitter.com/1joshuatz/stat…

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bramusblog Native Aspect Ratio Boxes in CSS thanks to `aspect-ratio`

🔗 bram.us/2020/11/30/nat…

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🖼 pic.twitter.com/QTkLZM5nUN

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CharlieCroom If you use Twitter.com with a screenreader and/or j+k keyboard shortcuts. I’d love to hear about your experiences so we can make it better.

I’ve heard rumblings there’s some expectations we aren’t meeting, but we could use more details or videos to help us understand twitter.com/JamesTateHill/…

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Life Before the Pandemic: xkcd.com/2391/ 😷 🦠

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Accudio I was thinking of the things I’ve learnt this year, and I honestly think the most useful thing is that I can now remember the arguments I need for tar.
All thanks to an old http 203 where @DasSurma mentioned “extract ze files” (-xzf), and “compress ze files” (-czf) pic.twitter.com/3vcvb0bFv0

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@kennethrohde @anssik Oh, boy. The simple alpha fixed it! Thanks so much for the help!

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Do you have an idea what I’m doing wrong? Sorry for the nerd snipe on a weekend… It’s not urgent. Thanks in advance for any pointer or help.

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@kennethrohde @anssik I’m playing with Accelerometer and Gyroscope and a complementary filter following this code w3c.github.io/motion-sensors…, but fail to get useful data for alpha.

Demo: complementary-filter.glitch.me
(Red: Gyro/Accl, Blue: DeviceOrientation)

An

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@aemkei @HolyJSconf @hhjs Looking forward to seeing what you’ll build with these APIs! Happy to help out in case of doubts/questions. Other recent preso: web.dev/progressively-….

(Side remark: I hope we can meet again some time in the not too distant f@hhjs

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tomayac Just finished my @HolyJSconf talk on “The wonderful world of new Web APIs”, i.e., a rundown of recent Project Fugu 🐡 APIs and where they come from. Here are the slides: goo.gle/holyjs-fugu. ,большое спасибо!

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Just finished my @HolyJSconf talk on “The wonderful world of new Web APIs”, i.e., a rundown of recent Project Fugu 🐡 APIs and where they come from. Here are the slides: goo.gle/holyjs-fugu. ,большое спасибо!

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@rowan_m @heycam Confirming that it works in Safari indeed. Now unwash my brain, please.

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@stefanjudis Maybe try porting it to `shx`: github.com/shelljs/shx. I learned about it through @RReverser and I use it in all my projects now.

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