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Friday, September 13th, 2019

5G Will Definitely Make the Web Slower, Maybe | Filament Group, Inc.

The Jevons Paradox in action:

Faster networks should fix our performance problems, but so far, they have had an interesting if unintentional impact on the web. This is because historically, faster network speed has enabled developers to deliver more code to users—in particular, more JavaScript code.

And because it’s JavaScript we’re talking about:

Even if folks are on a new fast network, they’re very likely choking on the code we’re sending, rendering the potential speed improvements of 5G moot.

The longer I spend in this field, the more convinced I am that web performance is not a technical problem; it’s a people problem.

Monday, November 5th, 2018

Schnitzel!

Schnitzel!

Saturday, March 17th, 2018

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Flowers in Africa.

Sunday, May 24th, 2015

Salmon on peppers.

Salmon on peppers.

Friday, March 6th, 2015

Garlic steak.

Garlic steak.

Tuesday, January 13th, 2015

Mount Fuji.

Mount Fuji.