Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

The below is an off-site archive of all tweets posted by @tomayac ever

September 14th, 2019

@marcus_lindblom @bdc I have made a toggle that initially respects the user’s system preference, but then allows them to override it: npmjs.com/package/dark-m…. More info: web.dev/prefers-color-….

via Twitter Web App in reply to marcus_lindblom

@adamzea Nice! A neat addition for people would maybe be a toggle, so they can check out the photography in different lights: npmjs.com/package/dark-m….

via Twitter Web App in reply to adamzea

I disapprove of this proposal becoming a web standard (as web technology usage doesn’t mean it’s “web”), but fully approve of hearing their arguments: MiniApp Standardization White Paper. Especially interesting is the gap analysis: w3.org/TR/2019/WD-min…w3.org/TR/mini-app-wh…

via Twitter for iPhone

@jerroenbakker For these browsers (all browsers in fact), you can still use dark mode, just with a manual toggle (github.com/googlechromela…), and share the same code with browsers that support the media query. Follow this stylesheet architecture web.dev/prefers-color-…

via Twitter Web App in reply to jerroenbakker

@asmallteapot @rrrrrrrix The media query is widely supported nowadays (web.dev/prefers-color-…). A couple of mobile and desktop browsers also have a forced dark mode for sites that don’t make use of the media query, e.g., for Chrome, search in chrome://

via Twitter Web App in reply to asmallteapot

@jxnblk @studio_hungry @chatsidhartha My recommendation is to initially adhere to the user’s system preference, but to offer an opt-out: web.dev/prefers-color-….

via Twitter Web App in reply to jxnblk

💡Two interesting posts by @rem:

Any other tag in the <head> that isn’t one of <title>, <meta>, <style>, <script>, <base>, or <link> will automatically be moved into the <body>: remysharp.com/2019/09/13/hea….

Why <p> doesn’t need a corresponding closingremysharp.com/2019/09/12/why…

via Twitter for iPhone

@darianrosebrook @hyumankind @Media For more info on the media query, check out web.dev/prefers-color-…. In the article, there’s also a section on such a toggle: github.com/googlechromela…. 🌒

via Twitter Web App in reply to darianrosebrook

Snowden So I get stopped in the hallway as I’m carrying this old computer that I need to copy the files, and one of the chiefs asks: ‘What are you doing with this machine?’ And I look at him frankly and I say: ‘Stealing secrets.’ theguardian.com/us-news/ng-int…

via Twitter Web Client (retweeted on 4:48 AM, Sep 14th, 2019 via Echofon)

@johnbburg Setting a dark theme on your system should be enough, but currently there’s a bug bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/iss…, so temporary you need to launch Chrome with these two flags:

—enable-features=WebUIDarkMode —force-dark-mode

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to johnbburg