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WPD 433: Image formats guide, Polymer’s “infinite” list, CSS flex-basis: 0 vs auto

  • Posts

    • IEBlog: Adobe Web Platform Team’s initial contributions to Project Spartan, @………’s post
    • @………: Serious breach of the CA system underscores its fundamental weaknesses, post
      • “Langley (Google Security Engineer) held out certificate transparency (site) as one potential antidote. Other possible remedies include a more streamlined form of certificate pinning…”
    • Q&A: @……… answers how he went about designing and developing the SVGOMG app, post
      • “It really bothers me that so many sites wait on JavaScript for their first render, some even require their JS to make further requests before rendering. This pushes 3G render time towards 10s.”
  • Info

    • CSS flex-basis: 0 distributes all the space, auto distributes the excess space, screen + demo
  • Content

    • Image formats guide (pros/cons, when to use, how to optimize), @………’s 35-page deck
  • Media

    • 60 FPS scrolling with Polymer’s virtualized, “infinite” list (<core-list>), @………’s 8-min s’cast

  • Other

    • CSS Transforms unprefixed (ciu) in WebKit “w/o agreement on perspective behavior” (e.g.), source
    • @………’s WIP strawman proposals for new built-in Array methods, list
    • The state of video codecs 2015 (the transition from H.264 to an UHD codec), @………’s 2-page post
    • “Git tip: You can jump to your previous branch quickly using git checkout -”, source

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