Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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Recent tweets

“Thinking Through Styling Options for Web Components”: css-tricks.com/thinking-throu….
Fully agree with ⁦@chriscoyier⁩ here, CSS modules is the future: github.com/w3c/webcompone…. 🎨

via Twitter for iPhone

@searchliaison I’m the publisher of my blog blog.tomayac.com and a Person, but to make the Structured Data Testing Tool happy I have to lie and say I’m an Org.: search.google.com/structured-dat…. Is this working as intended?
Also my favicon isn’t updatgoogle.de/search?client=…

via Twitter for iPhone

andrestaltz This font for code is cool, but its website is definitely amazing: jetbrains.com/lp/mono/

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 6:07 PM, Jan 16th, 2020 via Echofon)

@kennethrohde @marypcbuk @SeaRyanC @migueldeicaza We’re indeed working on standardizing all these capabilities, as outlined here: developers.google.com/web/updates/ca…. Your feedback on them is greatly welcomed.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to kennethrohde

zachklein My 5yo asked, “How big is a wolf?”

So I Google it… Google’s first result is the option (in browser!) to place a realistic wolf in the room with us so we can walk around it and see for ourselves.

Magical. The closest I have felt to a Young Lady’s Illustrated Primer. pic.twitter.com/ZPDpAAUCOW

via Twitter for iPhone (retweeted on 2:26 PM, Jan 16th, 2020 via Echofon)

Earlier today, I read about @Vjeux’ s Excalidraw ✏️ (blog.vjeux.com/2020/uncategor…) and thought it was a natural candidate for the Native File System API, so I opened a PR (github.com/excalidraw/exc…) and added it. Play with it on the preview deploy: …it-fork-tomayac-nativefs.vjeux.now.sh

via Twitter Web App

@puekey I don’t think there’s a definitive answer. My heuristic is: Does it follow the regular laws of physics and does it not feel overwhelming to me as a (mostly) insensitive-to-motion individual? If so, then probably it’s fine. But your users may

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to puekey

Mozilla lays off 70 as it waits for new products to generate revenue. 😢 techcrunch.com/2020/01/15/moz…

via Twitter for iPhone

@mayeedwin1 It took me 10 years to join the team, mostly because I wasn’t (and still am not) based out of one of our engineering hub offices. You’re doing an amazing job at @pwafire! 🤗

via Echofon in reply to mayeedwin1

@puekey I respectfully disagree regarding `scroll-behavior`. If you set it to `smooth`, you actually make the movement feel more natural (developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web…). It’s unnatural motion (e.g., parallax scrolling) that potentially causes issues.

via Echofon in reply to puekey

@puekey @elijahmanor Actually the updated article is here: web.dev/prefers-reduce…. I should have added a redirect to the old article.

via Echofon in reply to puekey

elijahmanor Used Web Animations API for the first time in production

Browser support is great caniuse.com/#feat=web-anim…

You can tap into OS “Prefers Reduced Motion” setting via JS to enable or disable

window.matchMedia(‘(prefers-reduced-motion: reduce)’)

developers.google.com/web/updates/20… 👏 @tomayac

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:34 PM, Jan 15th, 2020 via Echofon)

thejohnjansen And we are live, people. microsoft.com/en-us/edge

I’m freaking out a little bit, but also super proud and excited about this.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:28 PM, Jan 15th, 2020 via Echofon)

sundarpichai The Advanced Protection Program is our strongest level of security for Google Accounts. Today, we’re simplifying the enrollment process for everyone, and enabling iPhones in addition to Android phones to be used as security keys. blog.google/technology/saf…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 8:23 PM, Jan 15th, 2020 via Echofon)

What can the Chrome Web DevRel team (my team 🎉) do better or differently to make Web developers like you happier, and thereby ultimately help the Web as a platform to succeed? If you care, help us find answers. Thanks! ⤵️ twitter.com/Paul_Kinlan/st…

via Echofon

WhatWebCanDo What Web Can Do Today proudly presents itself anew with the fresh look and new Articles section. More coming soon! whatwebcando.today

via TweetDeck (retweeted on 8:09 PM, Jan 15th, 2020 via Echofon)

Two exciting PWA feature explorations by our friends over at @MSEdgeDev:
👉 Custom dialog on close: github.com/MicrosoftEdge/….
👉 Allow installed PWA to run on operating system login: github.com/MicrosoftEdge/….

via Twitter Web App

polymer 📖👀 Edge is starting a new chapter tomorrow! 🎉

📝 @straversi1 shows you how you can take advantage of its new WCs APIs to author a story component with excellent DevX using LitElement

dev.to/straversi/buil…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 10:42 PM, Jan 14th, 2020 via Echofon)

@reillyeon 🚌 Bus lanes to the rescue, established 1963 in Hamburg: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bus_lane.

via Echofon in reply to reillyeon