Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

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March 25th, 2020

@dot_app_tld Thanks, but honestly no.

“We do not expect the first-party in such a web application to have its website data deleted.”: yes, but my example has third-party resources.

via Echofon in reply to dot_app_tld

🤔 FWIW, I’m still not 100% sure what @webkit’s announcement is doing (or not) to Web apps. The whole blog post doesn’t mention the Cache API ( at all:

via Twitter for iPhone

Say I have an ebook app ebook.tld added to home screen with the app shell ebook.tld/{index.html,style.css,script.js} and a web font fonts.tld/foosans.woff2 in the Cache and some large ePub files from gutenberg.tld/book{foo,bar}.epub in IDB. I use it today

via Twitter for iPhone in reply to tomayac

RT @diekus: #Foldable devices are here, and the fact that they enable new experiences is no secret. We’re looking into ideas to bring folda…

via Echofon

tomskitomski Advice to teams building new coronavirus services:

1) Get a 4 year-old Android phone, and use it as your test/demo device.

2) is your friend.

3) Full React isn’t your friend if it makes your service slow & inaccessible

Remember: This is for everyone.

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:00 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Echofon)

Scott_Logic OffscreenCanvas is growing in browser support and allows chart rendering to be delegated to a WebWorker. In his latest blog post, Chris Price works through an example to look at the performance improvements you can expect and how to achieve them

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 7:42 AM, Mar 25th, 2020 via Echofon)