Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Earth, also @tomayac@toot.cafe

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

April 27th, 2021

Some insights from Google Search on the Text Fragments (web.dev/text-fragments/) feature and user perception. ⤵️ twitter.com/david_bokan/st…

via Twitter Web App

@henrylim96 Hmmm, right. Also my other demo broke. Maybe a regression? Have you checked the WebKit bug tracker?

via Twitter Web App in reply to henrylim96

@henrylim96 There’s no user gesture. The operation needs to be the result of a user gesture like a click.

via Twitter Web App in reply to henrylim96

@samthor Yeah, it sounds reasonable, unlike the recent news.

via Echofon in reply to samthor

@simevidas @stefanjudis There are client-side implementations like github.com/orling/graphem… and there was discussion around adding a `graphemeAt()` method (esdiscuss.org/topic/working-…, not sure where it went). For RegExp, the ‘u’ flag has made things bettedeveloper.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web…

via Echofon in reply to simevidas

The `navigator.serviceWorker.controller` approach mentioned below ⤵️ is what I use in the Service Worker Detector extension: github.com/google/service… (available for many browsers, including Safari, for which it happens to be a convenient—yet still litwitter.com/jeffposnick/st…

via Echofon

There’s an early Container Queries polyfill out there made by @jon_neal: github.com/jsxtools/cqfill. Exciting times! 😆

via Echofon

patrickwardle 1⃣ Update to macOS 11.3, like now.

2⃣ Read about, IMHO, the worst macOS bug in recent memory (in terms of its ease of exploitability and potential impact to everyday Mac users). twitter.com/objective_see/…

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 9:07 AM, Apr 27th, 2021 via Echofon)

@wesbos Have you seen @jorikdelaporik’s article on DataTransfer: web.dev/datatransfer/? He maintains a library (mentioned in the post), too, that may make your life easier.

via Echofon in reply to wesbos

@firt By now you should probably be on their payroll. Great work!

via Echofon in reply to firt

iOS 14.5 brings the new Safari 14.1 to PWAs and the Web Platform. ⁦@firt⁩’s post provides all the details you should know. 👏 firt.dev/ios-14.5/

via Twitter for iPhone

steveruizok This week I’m bringing perfect-freehand into @excalidraw to improve the pen tool. Pressure-sensitive digital ink is on its way! pic.twitter.com/YgTZIIFWSg

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:28 AM, Apr 27th, 2021 via Echofon)

@hdv Sorry to disappoint, but this stuff happens on-device and never leaves your machine: blog.google/products/chrom….

via Echofon in reply to hdv