Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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April 24th, 2020

tomayac Our @TheWebConf Demo Paper 📄 titled “From Fugu With Love: New Capabilities for the Web” has now been published on the Google Research portal: research.google/pubs/pub48955/.
Project Fugu 🐡 met / , unfortunately only virtually, which works sub-optimally for demos.

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SVG, Favicons, and All the Fun Things We Can Do With Them: css-tricks.com/svg-favicons-a…. Well worth a read, and, woohoo, my article blog.tomayac.com/2019/09/21/pre… is mentioned (but there’re way more things you can do with SVG favicons). 👍

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Chrome + System Fonts Snafu: css-tricks.com/chrome-system-…. I wouldn’t quite call it a “snafu”, but an unfortunate bug that needs fixing, which has already started. It’s good to be aware of it, though, especially for sites that depend on a system font s

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@rowan_m If overly applied, we call it Akzentsetzungskorrekturwahnsinn.

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How to Make a CSS-Only Carousel: css-tricks.com/how-to-make-a-…. It’s pretty great what CSS can do today. 🎠

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What’s your take on the “two spaces” question, @code? twitter.com/Microsoft/stat…

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@rowan_m My wife’s first reaction was: “But it’s Dalí, not Dali”. Not a big deal; it’s acute mistake a lot of foreigners make.
en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Acute_acc…

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@ericlaw @reillyeon @mgiuca I’ve had Google Assistant “Stories to Read” pitch me a ton of Forbes clickbait stories. You won’t believe what I did next.
OK, I’ll spoil it: I clicked “🚫 Don’t show stories from Forbes”.

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@rowan_m The seconds clock hand probably should have the highest z-index.

On iOS, you need to ask for permission now; off the top of my head it’s something like…

“`js
const permission = await DeviceMotionEvent.requestPermission();
if (permission ==

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@DanShappir @jaffathecake As long as the statement doesn’t apply to Kimi 🐈 the Internet is fine.

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@SporksAreGood4U @wescpy It’s a brilliant video. I mostly shared it so you know why I recommended Wesley :-) Have a great weekend!

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@SporksAreGood4U Heya, it’s been a while :-) Probably ping twitter.com/wescpy. He might be able to help.

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Our @TheWebConf Demo Paper 📄 titled “From Fugu With Love: New Capabilities for the Web” has now been published on the Google Research portal: research.google/pubs/pub48955/.
Project Fugu 🐡 met / , unfortunately only virtually, which wor

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yoavweiss Right now, bundling JS is required for loading performance, but practically kills caching…

WebBundles will enable us to have both!! 🤯

But, how can the server know what’s already in the cache?

I’m glad you asked!!
docs.google.com/document/d/11t…

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