Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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

November 4th, 2019

VisualStudio Announcing Visual Studio Online! Check out the newest member of the family bringing cloud-powered development environments: for your daily work, a side project, or reviewing a PR – from anywhere. 🌴⛰msft.it/6019TTGxXipic.twitter.com/T7LHb0BbRORO

via Sprinklr Publishing (retweeted on 9:57 PM, Nov 4th, 2019 via Echofon)

So the release date for Edge Stable is January 15th according to the blog post linked in the quoted tweet. twitter.com/windowsblog/st…

via Echofon

stshank From goals: “Authentication: WebAuthN external authenticators (NFC/USB) on iOS” (in other words, support for hardware security keys like @Yubico Yubikey or Google Titan) twitter.com/tomayac/status…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 5:30 PM, Nov 4th, 2019 via Twitter for iPhone)

@digitarald @andreasbovens Oh, this looks like it. Thanks for the pointer, I’ll have a closer look tomorrow.

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to digitarald

GDGBremen @Google Developer Advocate @tomayac is going to visit us tomorrow here in to give us some insights to the background and user research of in Web and to talk about the best practises.

Come join us at @neuland!

meetup.com/de-DE/gdg-hb/e…

via Twitter for Android (retweeted on 3:37 PM, Nov 4th, 2019 via Twitter Web App)

@andreasbovens Help wanted regarding a Web Extensions CSP issue with Firefox. I’m out of my comfort zone and could use some help: github.com/google/service….
Trying to allow a contentscript-injected script to run on Twitter via `content_security_policy`: developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Moz…

via Twitter Web App

The new GitHub review sugestions are a life changer, both for code authors and code reviewers.

“`suggestion
The new @github review suggestions are a life changer, both for code authors and code reviewers.
“`

help.github.com/en/github/coll… (bullet 6) pic.twitter.com/dQ2NQq9wcs

via Twitter Web App

Going through the recent @webkit Contributors Meetup material: trac.webkit.org/wiki/November%…. Of particular interest:
👉 Goals for 2020: trac.webkit.org/wiki/WebKitGoa…
👉 An Embedder’s (i.e., Chrome for iOS’) Perspective: trac.webkit.org/wiki/WKWebView…
👉 Privacy Feattrac.webkit.org/wiki/PrivacyFe…

via Twitter Web App

Had a quick look at the new “browser” UC Browser that’s available on KaiOS (context: twitter.com/KaiOStech/stat…). It’s just a skin on top of Firefox 48, no new engine. All that’s new is a curated by region News section. Regions include 🇮🇩, 🇵🇰, pic.twitter.com/DuJHmCMGcT

via Twitter Web App

@slightlylate @yoavweiss @jyasskin For iOS, there’s a difference between `identifierForVendor` (developer.apple.com/documentation/…, same value for all of a vendor’s apps; allows that vendor to track users across apps) and `advertisingIdentifier` (developer.apple.com/documentation/…

via Twitter Web App in reply to slightlylate

@jyasskin Facebook and Apple News are dwarfed in this threat model by super app platforms like WeChat: blog.tomayac.com/2019/08/15/a-q….

via Echofon in reply to jyasskin

@HenrikJoreteg @slightlylate @ChrisFerdinandi @GeorgeZeGreek For context: The bug has been merged into the umbrella bug crbug.com/909927 (Native Sockets). The original report was crbug.com/1000006.

via Twitter Web App in reply to HenrikJoreteg

@TimvdLippe @slightlylate Key might be the clause “abuse of a dominant market position” (europa.eu/rapid/press-re…). While important, iOS is by far outnumbered by Android in the EU markets. And on Android, we do have a browser choice prompt (blog.google/around-the-glo…

via Echofon in reply to TimvdLippe