April 16th, 2020
I completely disagree that progressive enhancement is in any way connected with the current state of big bloated single page apps—the devs building those aren’t misinterpreting anything; they’re not even aware of a different approach.
The way I see it, the people encouraging progressive enhancement made almost zero impact. It wasn’t that the next generation misinterpreted the message; they never even got the message in the first place. adactio.com/notes/16768