Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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April 12th, 2021

@simevidas @rob_dodson Sniff the user-agent and then return a 403 (Forbidden) response: twitter.com/tomayac/status….

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@johnwilander I’d sign up (or put the RSS feed in my reader).

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@justmarkup This has been fun to follow! Thanks for writing! An idea for a next project might be 100 days, 100 HTML attributes: developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web….

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@wesbos Making browsers more capable in the context of Project Fugu 🐡: web.dev/tags/capabilit….

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@bramus @ChromeDevTools It’s like coding against a private API, though. The internals can change without prior notice. (In practice, things have been quite stable, but worth calling out.)

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@SaraSoueidan In my experience that’s caused by people choosing pure white: web.dev/prefers-color-…. Do you have examples of sites you have trouble with? (DMs are open, no public “shaming” needed.)

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@HenriHelvetica @henrylim96 @diekus @davidwalshblog I agree and wasn’t saying there was a problem in general. On the “tube” sites with aggregated (user-generated) content there is of course less control, and objectionable stuff may slip, which is a

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@HenriHelvetica @henrylim96 @diekus @davidwalshblog That’s my hunch, too, which brings me back to my original tweet ⤵️. Regarding ethical interests vs. technology interests: it’s always a tough choice; think defense, analytics, and yes, pr0n as wetwitter.com/tomayac/status…

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@HenriHelvetica @henrylim96 @diekus @davidwalshblog I was mostly thinking of gender diversity (but other aspects would be interesting to know, too). My main question is: is the team diversity different from, say, the average team composition of a team tha

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@DanShappir @HenriHelvetica @henrylim96 @diekus @HTTPArchive @davidwalshblog I know you’re joking, but just to make it very clear: I was talking about the world of software engineering when I wrote “industry”.

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@samthor @denladeside Little known fun fact: The Evergreen captain was browsing Emojityper.com and then realized too late that the Chrome tab that drives the WebUSB controlled rudder got unexpectedly suspended.

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@buttplugio Just browsed the website and saw the Nintendo Joy-Cons “coming soon” bullet. Maybe github.com/tomayac/joy-co… is useful?! For Wiimote, there’s @KevinPicchi’s github.com/PicchiKevin/wi….

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@denladeside @steveworkman A lot of companies have a tech blog to share such stories. Does Maersk? For example, at Maersk, I can’t even look at the APIs without signing up first: developer.maersk.com/apis. I found this write-up on a talk interesting: nordicapis.com/apis-at-maersk…youtu.be/AftVmX0W22Q

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@HenriHelvetica @henrylim96 @diekus @HTTPArchive @davidwalshblog Very interesting interview. One additional question I would have asked is about team diversity. It’s bad in the industry in general, but I’m wondering if there it’s even worse.

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