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Saturday, November 18th, 2017

Using SVG as placeholders — More Image Loading Techniques - JMPerez Blog

Here’s a clever to technique to improve the perceived performance of image loading with a polygonal SVG placeholder.

Checked in at The Open House. Welsh rarebit mac’n’cheese — with Jessica

Checked in at The Open House. Welsh rarebit mac’n’cheese — with Jessica

Thursday, November 16th, 2017

Checked in at O'Shio. Chirashi don — with Amber

Checked in at O’Shio. Chirashi don — with Amber

Wednesday, November 15th, 2017

A note of appreciation.

A note of appreciation.

Eavesdropping on a sprint playback at @Clearleft.

Eavesdropping on a sprint playback at @Clearleft.

Secret Santa is going to be so easy this Christmas. https://abookapart.com/products/book-cover-mug

Secret Santa is going to be so easy this Christmas.

https://abookapart.com/products/book-cover-mug

Sunday, November 12th, 2017

Back in Cobh with @wordridden.

Back in Cobh with @wordridden.

Saturday, November 11th, 2017

Checked in at Sirius Arts Centre. Steve Cooney, Dermot Byrne, Trevor Hutchinson.

Checked in at Sirius Arts Centre. Steve Cooney, Dermot Byrne, Trevor Hutchinson.

Checked in at O'Shio. Hot pot for two — with Jessica

Checked in at O’Shio. Hot pot for two — with Jessica

Friday, November 10th, 2017

Checked in at The Joker. Lunch break at FFConf. — with Graham

Checked in at The Joker. Lunch break at FFConf. — with Graham

Thursday, November 9th, 2017

It’s @beerleft o’clock.

It’s @beerleft o’clock.

The Contrast Swap Technique: Improved Image Performance with CSS Filters | CSS-Tricks

A clever performance trick for images:

  1. Reduce image contrast using a linear transform function (Photoshop can do this)
  2. Apply a contrast filter in CSS to the image to make up for the contrast removal

Wednesday, November 8th, 2017

Sous-vide pork tenderloin stuffed with capers and herbs.

Sous-vide pork tenderloin stuffed with capers and herbs.

Jupiter Perijove 09 | Flickr

Gorgeous images from Juno’s closest approach to Jupiter.

PJ09_002

Monday, November 6th, 2017

Checked in at The Fiddler's Elbow. Tunes — with Jessica

Checked in at The Fiddler’s Elbow. Tunes — with Jessica

Thursday, November 2nd, 2017

The dConstruct Audio Archive is now a Progressive Web App: https://archive.dconstruct.org/ Now you can enjoy those great talks offline!

The dConstruct Audio Archive is now a Progressive Web App:

https://archive.dconstruct.org/

Now you can enjoy those great talks offline!

Checked in at Trollburger. The Hellfire! 🌶

Checked in at Trollburger. The Hellfire! 🌶

Wednesday, November 1st, 2017

Checked in at The Eagle. Enjoying the jigs’n’reels. — with Jessica

Checked in at The Eagle. Enjoying the jigs’n’reels. — with Jessica

Rebuilding slack.com – Several People Are Coding

A really great case study of a code refactor by Mina, with particular emphasis on the benefits of CSS Grid, fluid typography, and accessibility.

Tuesday, October 31st, 2017

Turning another website into a Progressive Web App.

Turning another website into a Progressive Web App.