Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Earth, also @tomayac@toot.cafe

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April 30th, 2021

slightlylate We often focus on point features when discussing the impact of browser choice. It’s helpful to zoom out and consider trend lines, particularly regarding iOS, where changing browsers doesn’t bring with it a different (potentially better) engine:

infrequently.org/2021/04/progre…

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jaffathecake 📝 Profiling the Google I/O website. I took a break from looking at F1 websites, and took a look at one of Google’s newest sites.

This site really highlights the performance cost of putting everything in JavaScript.

jakearchibald.com/2021/io-site-p…

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@tfeldhaus @webkit You’re right, it’s still behind a flag as of 14.5. I’ve been using the feature on my device without any issues so far. (Related: twitter.com/tomayac/status….)

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@tfeldhaus @webkit Supported since Safari Technology Preview Release 114: webkit.org/blog/11300/rel…

Lazy Loading:

- Implemented lazy iframe loading (r266976, r267187)
- Fixed lazy image load painting (r267136)

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@RReverser It’s not supported according to your feature detection. This on iOS 14.6 (18F5046f).

Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 14_6 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/605.1.15 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/14.1.1 Mobile/15E148 Safari/604.1

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ChromiumDev 👀 A new video in a different language - now in 🇺🇦 Ukrainian! (English subtitles included)

@RReverser gives a practical intro to WebAssembly and walks through integration of a Rust library in a Web app from beginning to the end.

youtube.com/watch?v=Es7Ab2…

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@Vjeux Shh 🤫. I’m working on one. I’d be eager to test it with real images people would be interested in converting. If you want to help, email me the images and I’ll send you back the converted versions. I’ll share the app once it’s a bit mo

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@jonathandavis @firt @chris_dumez Asking as someone who toggles flags a lot: Have you considered adding a “Reset to Defaults” option to “Settings > Safari > Advanced > Experimental WebKit Features”? It’s sometimes hard to know if an app will wor

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webkit Learn about the new WebKit features available with the release of Safari 14.1 on macOS Big Sur, iPadOS 14.5, and iOS 14.5. It includes Flexbox gap support, date & time inputs on macOS, Paint Timing, Web Audio, MediaRecorder, WebM, WASM Threads, and more. webkit.org/blog/11648/new…

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carlop54002226 Very proud to share: medium.com/leaningtech/a-…

An unique experiment mixing JavaScript, C++, TypeScript, Cheerp, LLVM.

Looking forward to any feedback!

via Twitter Web App (retweeted on 8:36 AM, Apr 30th, 2021 via Echofon)

maudnals How to prepare for third-party cookie phase-out?🍪
Responses and time for questions coming soon!
🔸Talk “Preparing for a more web”: what’s changing, how you can prepare, 3P cookies, new APIs and more 👉 goo.gle/io-21-private-…. I’ll tweet it when it’s out!
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