Week 201915

Een bizar experiment – Foodlog
Adactio: Journal—Split
The result is a form of gatekeeping. I don’t think it’s intentional. I don’t think it’s malicious. It’s being done with the best of intentions, in pursuit of efficiency and productivity. But these code decisions are reflected in hiring practices that exclude people with different but equally valuable skills and perspectives.
Google AMP lowered our page speed, and there’s no choice but to use it
Coding Is for Everyone—as Long as You Speak English | WIRED
Study showing that children who learn to code in a programming language based on their native language learn faster than those who are stuck learning in another language.
CSSBattle
Use your CSS skills to replicate targets with smallest possible code.
Jubelmoment voor heavy festival Roadburn: ook een dreunend orgel kan loutering brengen ★★★★☆ | De Volkskrant
Disney and the Future of TV
By controlling distribution of its content and going direct-to-consumer, Disney can deepen its already strong connections with customers in a way that benefits all parts of the business
The Difference Between SQL’s JOIN .. ON Clause and the Where Clause
Cathedral fire under control after spire and roof destroyed – as it happened | World news | The Guardian
Wikipedia Isn’t Officially a Social Network. But the Harassment Can Get Ugly. – The New York Times
Oh, shit, git!
Revisiting the rendering tier | The Guardian
From 62,783 lines of Sass to CSS-in-JS. Introducing the new server rendering layer for theguardian.com
Art Direction For The Web Using CSS Shapes
Bill McKibben Book ‘Falter’ Details Possibility of Human Extinction – Rolling Stone
Measles outbreak 2019: This is shaping up to be a very bad measles year – Vox