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  • News

    • Blink PSA: Chrome to remove “sticky :hover on tap for mobile-optimized sites, @………’s post
    • EFF, Mozilla announce the “Let’s Encrypt” certificate authority initiative, post
      • “With a launch scheduled for summer 2015, the Let’s Encrypt CA will automatically issue and manage free certificates for any website that needs them. Switching a web server from HTTP to HTTPS with this CA will be as easy as issuing one command, or clicking one button.” @………’s post outlines the 4 key principles.
  • Posts

    • Performance budget: @……… breaks down performance metrics into 4 categories, post
    • @……… (Mozilla CTO): Cisco’s contributions to the Web (in the WebRTC space), post
    • @……… summarizes the capabilities of the Web Animation API (6 bullet points), post (3. section)
  • Info

    • On Windows, less than 100vw is available if the browser’s scroll bar is present, demo incl. fix
      • Be default, any scroll bars are assumed not to exist (source), so if the browser’s main (vertical) scroll bar is present, the available viewport width is no longer 100vw (and e.g. two 50vw elements don’t fit side-by-side).
    • Google Search rolls out the “mobile-friendly” label, post w/ criteria for obtaining it & test page
  • Media

    • Paul and Jake discuss the Frame Timing API (“real-world analytics for rendering”), 5-min video

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