You can now scan your website for potential issues with standards & interoperability, accessibility, performance, and mobile, right from within Vorlon.js. This is really awesome stuff!
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This is hilarious! If you use Atom, you can now become all-powerful…
If you’re starting your career in programming, I could not give recommend a better guide than this one.
An excellent overview of why you shouldn’t be using icon fonts and should be using SVG instead. In short: Don’t be Table Guy.
Did you know most of the CSS gradient generation tools out there are highly inefficient? This post from Ana Tudor fills you in on why and makes some excellent recommendations for slimming down your CSS.
If you follow web components, you’ve no doubt heard of Polymer. It’s the most popular library, but the 2nd most popular is X-Tag. The project was founded at Mozilla and is backed by Microsoft too. It’s standards-based, lightweight, has a generous support matrix, and plays well with other libraries. If you’re into web components, you should check it out.
This article touches on many of the issues we will struggle with as more of the world’s population comes online. The biggest one (in my mind at least) is low/no literacy. I am hopeful that voice-based interactions (e.g. Siri, Cortana, Echo) will help with that.