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WPD 557: Preventing FOIT with CSS font-display, document.ready promise (proposed), how Array methods handle holes in arrays

  • News

    • Intent to Implement (Blink): CSS font-display (new @font-face descriptor), @………’s post
      • @………’s spec (unofficial draft) defines 4 additional keyword values, i.a. swap to draw the text immediately with a fallback (avoids FOIT) but swap the font face as soon as it loads, and optional to only use the font face if it’s already available (e.g. in the browser’s cache).
  • Misc

    • @……… proposes adding a document.ready promise to the HTML Standard, disc.
    • A table that describes how Array methods handle holes in arrays, @………’s post
  • Opinion

    • @………: “New Apple TV shuns thousands of Web-powered apps”, post
    • @……… proposes a “Quality Ads Initiative” (guideline to improve online ads), post

  • Other

    • The Microsoft Edge Dev site adds an index of the APIs supported in Edge (incl. HTML, CSS, events), page

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