Thomas Steiner (@tomayac)

Hamburg, Germany

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August 6th, 2021

🤩 Wow, User Preference Media Features Client Hints Headers with the `Sec-CH-Prefers-Color-Scheme` client hint header launched for now was featured by @CSSWeekly ⤵️. twitter.com/CSSWeekly/stat…

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How to Code a Playable Synth Keyboard 🎹, by @bret_cameron: css-tricks.com/how-to-code-a-…. Some pretty neat CSS styling tricks to learn from and at the same time an approachable intro to the Web Audio API.

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@hdv @jaffathecake @yoavweiss @domenic This part of the plan hasn’t been officially put up for debate yet. It’ll be posted on blink-dev@ when the time has come. It was mentioned elsewhere that this would be years away.

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@jaffathecake @hdv @yoavweiss Ain’t no mountain 🏔 high enough, Yoav!
May those country roads 🛣 take you home, Jake!

Meanwhile “our goal of eventually deprecating and removing [`alert()`, `confirm()`] from the platform” is set.-@domenicc ingroups.google.com/a/chromium.org…

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@edent All your `<base>` are belong to us.

(I usually don’t engage with snark, but I couldn’t resist in this case.)

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👀 New-ish settings alert in Chrome: head to `chrome://settings/privacySandbox` to toggle “Privacy Sandbox trials” and “FLoC” (the latter, “Federated Learning of Cohorts”, is only available in Canary at the moment). pic.twitter.com/k8sYvkXNRx

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@jonathanmayer @anunaykul @USENIXSecurity For others reading this thread (or for folks coming from the tech press): the material Apple posted is linked at the very end of apple.com/child-safety/. Unsure if Apple’s “briefing security researchers on the

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sw12 🧐 What are Trust Tokens?

👉 We made a short video to explain.

youtu.be/bXB1Iwq6Eq4 pic.twitter.com/tPW51vQcIw

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ChromiumDev Now installed PWAs can start automatically on login. 🌐💻

Checkout the details in this article:

developer.chrome.com/blog/run-on-lo…

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@zachleat @CodePen I’m on Safari 15 on the latest iOS Beta, so maybe it’s that?!

Mozilla/5.0 (iPhone; CPU iPhone OS 15_0 like Mac OS X) AppleWebKit/605.1.15 (KHTML, like Gecko) Version/15.0 Mobile/15E148 Safari/604.1 pic.twitter.com/ymxPfep8z9

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@zachleat @CodePen The one in the blog post works fine in iOS Safari, but the CodePen version doesn’t. Didn’t investigate the error (it’s late here and I’m not on my computer), just reporting it for now.

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Wattenberger We just released an exploration I’ve been wanting to do for a while:

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Can we visualize a codebase?
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We always look at our code in a file/folder list - what would a bird’s-eye-view look like, and how could that enhance our understanding of code?

octo.github.com/projects/repo-… pic.twitter.com/I997l37JUD

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@Wattenberger Great exploration, like the interactive feature in the post to test any repository 👏. Super tiny feedback: treat `.mjs` as JavaScript files.

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