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Guetzli, Google’s New JPEG Encoder

Last week, Google released to open source JPEG encoder that can create images file sizes 35% smaller than currently available methods. Called …

What's a statement completion value in JavaScript?

Paul Irish posted a question on Twitter yesterday.<p>Instead of "omg" you’d expect the resulting value to be undefined, since that’s what var x = 4 …

Scrolling on the web: A primer

Scrolling is one of the oldest interactions on the web. Long before we had pull-to-refresh or infinite-loading lists, the humble scrollbar solved the …

Free resources for learning full stack web development

When getting started with new technologies and languages, it can be a bit daunting having to sift through all of the options for education resources. …

Programming

RxJS 5 Thinking Reactively | Ben Lesh

smitty

Tiny flux implementation built on mitt<p>Install<br>• Basic Usage<br>• Demos<br>• Usage with Preact and React<br>• API<br>• Store<br>• Action Creator Detailed Example<br>• Class As Reducer<p>Install<p>…

Web Maker: Preventing Infinite Loops

When you write JavaScript in Web Maker, it renders that JavaScript inside the preview window in realtime. What this means is in case you using any …

JavaScript

Automating AWS Lambda Function Error Handling with AWS Step Functions | Amazon Web Services

<b>Aaron Rehaag, Senior Software Engineer, Amazon Web Services</b><p>AWS Step Functions makes it easy to coordinate the components of distributed applications …

Web Performance in Action

Rethinking Offline First sync for Service Workers

At Offline Camp California in November 2016, John Kleinschmidt and I tried to tackle the seemingly clear-cut problem of how to get PouchDB …

JavaScript

Answering All Your Questions on Serverless Javascript

Bustle serves over 50 million unique readers per month through a “serverless” architecture based on AWS Lambda and Node.js. There are still servers, …

Cloud Computing

Unpacking @ManningBooks #reactive design patterns https://t.co/mGZqNT5qxf

Just make it look pretty…

The assumption that designers and developers sole role is to either make things look pretty or to be a cog in a machine with no soul.<p>NOTE: This …

Employment

The Story Behind The Most Successful Crowdfunded Font In History

Thanks to a 10,000-person waiting list, Futuracha Pro has broken previous records.<p>Up until this week, the most successful crowdfunded font was an almost predictable winner: Black Tie, a flexible, sans-serif typeface that scales from web CSS to apps with all the seamless utility of Helvetica. It was …

Typography

JSJ 249 Loading and Optimizing Web Applications with Sam Saccone and Jeff Cross

<b>Loading and Optimizing Web Applications with Sam Saccone and Jeff Cross</b>On today's episode, Charles Max Wood, Joe Eames, and Aimee Knight discuss</b> …

Ultimate List of Ableton Drum Programming Tutorials by PML

Here's a list of our Youtube Drum Programming tutorials for Ableton Live:<p>0. Drum Programming Session - Berlin Melodic Techno Style<p>1. How to Make EDM …

Music Production

React Conf 2017: Day 1

Why Functional Programming Doesn't Matter

The China Post

LATEST ARTICLES<p>June 30, 2018<p>NEW YORK (AP) — The head of the nation's top public health agency once opposed condoms and needle exchange programs as …

Northern California

Preact internals #1: the easy parts

An introduction and gentle first steps in a series where we’ll read the Preact codebase and try to completely understand it.<p>About the series<p>I assume …

JavaScript

React Router website small screen animation in slow mo https://t.co/CEA0lL8hYy

"Branched Routing", match routes in two different parts of your UI with normal component composition. https://t.co/PrarJU6y7n

Different routes for different screens?! Declarative <Redirect> and media query components? Complex req's as easy as rendering a component. https://t.co/smxIqZzFxj

Different screen size, different route, different UI. Since its declarative, it all works out as you change sizes right now. https://t.co/bJgIUHwubD

Web Development Reading List #173: CSS Grid Support, A Virtual DOM Alternative, And Designing Better Cards

This week was a big week in terms of web development news. We got much <b>broader support for CSS Grids</b> and Web Assembly, for example, but I also …

An insecure mess: How flawed JavaScript is turning web into a hacker's playground

Researchers say tens of thousands of sites are using JavaScript libraries that are years old and contain publicly known vulnerabilities.<p>An analysis …

Information Security