Archive: February 9th, 2017

Spotted Ice-T in a club last night and all I could think of was @icetsvu.

Performance Under Pressure - performance, responsive web design - Bocoup

The transcript of a really great—and entertaining—talk on performance by Wilto. I may have laughed out loud at points.

Subway.

Subway.

Ramen. 🍜

Ramen. 🍜

Gyoza.

Gyoza.

Central Park.

Central Park.

Thataway.

Thataway.

The remainder of the @Clearleft expedition to Manhattan. In retrospect, we may have resorted to cannibalism a little too quickly.

The remainder of the @Clearleft expedition to Manhattan.

In retrospect, we may have resorted to cannibalism a little too quickly.

Breughelesque.

Breughelesque.

Taking the subway to Central Park with @RowenaKP to go build a snowman or whatever.

Taking the subway to Central Park with @RowenaKP to go build a snowman or whatever.

Fluid Paint

The texture here is shockingly realistic.

To any #ixd17 attendees stranded in New York because of the snow: the @Clearleft delegation has spare AirBnB beds.

Mi casa, su casa.

Snowfall.

Snowfall.

The History of the Web - The best stories from the web’s history

What a great project! A newsletter that focuses on stories from the web’s history, each one adding to an ongoing timeline (a bit like John’s hypertext history).

Snowy day in Soho.

Snowy day in Soho.

Most of the web really sucks if you have a slow connection

Just like many people develop with an average connection speed in mind, many people have a fixed view of who a user is. Maybe they think there are customers with a lot of money with fast connections and customers who won’t spend money on slow connections. That is, very roughly speaking, perhaps true on average, but sites don’t operate on average, they operate in particular domains.

The Django.

The Django.

Cocktails and jazz at The Django.

Cocktails and jazz at The Django.