Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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January 7th, 2020

@KevinKelchen Ah, I see. This _should_ actually work, as long as the proper CORS headers are set, but it doesn’t work in practice: bugs.chromium.org/p/chromium/iss….

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to KevinKelchen

@KevinKelchen The experience is distinct from downloading, though. It’s indeed a share to another app for onward processing, not a download. For “download”, the Native File System API is more of a game changer: web.dev/native-file-sy….

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to KevinKelchen

Looked a little closer at the Web Share API—Level 2 (that allows for the sharing of files:w3c.github.io/web-share/leve…9) today and discovered two interesting issues:
🤝 Cross-origin sharing:crbug.com/1039679F.
🤝 Sharing “niche” MIME types like SVGcrbug.com/1039724

via Twitter Web App

@oliverW42355990 I agree. I think this is more of an Android issue at this point, though, but I will hear around if there’s anything we can do on the Chrome side. crbug.com/1039724

via Twitter Web App in reply to oliverW42355990

@oliverW42355990 In case you’re interested, my issue concerns cross-origin sharing: crbug.com/1039679.

via Twitter Web App in reply to tomayac

@oliverW42355990 As promised getting back to you. I actually could share the example SVG from your CodePen. Note that a lot of apps like Hangouts don’t accept SVGs, but, for example, if you share to Gmail, it works, as proven by the screenshot. pic.twitter.com/obJNMkLH4b

via Twitter Web App in reply to oliverW42355990

☹️ Sad smiley is sad. Source: docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAI….
Looks like Unicode Variation Selector-16 strikes again..blog.tomayac.com/2019/12/12/sam…bo

CC@FakeUnicodedpic.twitter.com/eer4mJDNeDeD

via Twitter Web App

@j9t See medium.com/dev-channel/le… for _some_ user research on this question. No absolute usage numbers, though.

via Echofon in reply to j9t

philwalton 🚀 New article: how I use service workers to cut my site’s HTML payload size (and FCP) in half!

This is a fairly advanced technique, but it’s one of the best ways I know to improve perf—and users with limited data plans will thank you! 🙏
philipwalton.com/articles/small…Fpic.twitter.com/I0Vsh6L8x88

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:20 AM, Jan 7th, 2020 via Echofon)

addyosmani Fantastic mobile web animations in React demos + talk by @alex_holachek. Lots of great tips about performance:

Slides: mobile-first-animation.netlify.com
Code: github.com/aholachek/mobi…
Video: bit.ly/mobilefirstani… pic.twitter.com/VAztX1X5f8

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 11:11 AM, Jan 7th, 2020 via Echofon)

jimmyg 1/ Today marks the twentieth anniversary of the introduction of Microsoft’s Internet Explorer 5 for Mac. This was both the most important release of Internet Explorer for the Mac, and the last release. Here are some anecdotes and thoughts from an insider’s perspective. [thread] pic.twitter.com/TLiloQX0DU

via Twitter for iPad (retweeted on 10:44 AM, Jan 7th, 2020 via Echofon)

😂 Sometimes I am happy to be one of the members of the Chrome DevRel team in an office far from London. ⤵️ twitter.com/Paul_Kinlan/st…

via Echofon