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Link from March 23rd, 2016 at 8:26pm

“There is no perfect job ad…Mozilla’s job ad is exemplary.” medium.com/come-in-we-re-hiring/mozilla-s-nearly-flawless-job-ad-and-why-5b11b3e0489#.7hn0r32ml

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Link from March 18th, 2016 at 8:01pm

“Have you wondered if you should use px, em or rem for media queries?” https://zellwk.com/blog/media-query-units/

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Link from March 14th, 2016 at 5:50pm

“AcceSS is a Sass mixin that debugs and checks the accessibility of your designs.” http://lukyvj.github.io/accecss/

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Link from January 21st, 2016 at 8:53pm

“Instead of specifying every image breakpoint in your markup, Client Hints allow the server to pick the perfect fit.” smashingmagazine.com/2016/01/leaner-responsive-images-client-hints/

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Link from October 28th, 2015 at 7:07pm

“A list of books to master JavaScript Development.” https://github.com/javascript-society/javascript-path

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Link from October 27th, 2015 at 5:52pm

“The stack that helped Medium drive 2.6 millennia of reading time.” medium.engineering/…

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Link from October 27th, 2015 at 5:14pm

“Aerial is a Mac screen saver based on the new Apple TV aerial movies Apple shot over New York, San Francisco, etc.” https://github.com/JohnCoates/Aerial

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Link from September 1st, 2015 at 5:30pm

“Pages that show an app…interstitial that hides a significant amount of content…will no longer be considered mobile-friendly.” webmasters.googleblog.com/…

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Link from June 4th, 2015 at 4:54pm

“Using Sass for quantity queries to style elements based on how many elements are in a single parent.” https://www.sitepoint.com/using-sass-quantity-queries/

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Link from May 13th, 2015 at 5:37pm

“Justice will create an on page toolbar that displays page timing metrics and a streaming fps meter.” http://okor.github.io/justice/

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Link from April 23rd, 2015 at 4:56pm

“As the complexity of the web apps you build keeps moving, so do the Chrome DevTools…exploring new features like paint profiling, animation inspection…” speakerdeck.com/…

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Link from January 6th, 2015 at 6:55am

“Projectors’ tiny exaggerations can help identify potential issues with your designs before users encounter them.” https://medium.com/salesforce-ux/projectors-dont-lie-b85ef628b04

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Link from December 17th, 2014 at 9:42pm

“We will learn how – by prioritising the delivery of content – the Guardian can now break the news to their users within 1000’s of milliseconds.” speakerdeck.com/patrickhamann/…

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Link from October 27th, 2014 at 6:59pm

“I’ve used many tricks over the years to vertically align content. I’ve just recently discovered this trick…it’s going to be my new…solution.” willkoehler.net/…

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Link from October 20th, 2014 at 7:05pm

“Webfonts are spread all over the internet, but we still don’t really know, how to load them efficiently…what to do, to offer the optimal user experience.” bdadam.com/blog/…

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Link from October 9th, 2014 at 9:00pm

“A jQuery plugin for extracting dominant colors from images and applying it to its parent.” https://briangonzalez.github.io/jquery.adaptive-backgrounds.js/

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Link from July 14th, 2014 at 5:08pm

“SmileAlways is a Chrome extension that automatically redirects you to smile.amazon.com to make donating to charity easier!” http://www.smilealways.io/

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Link from January 7th, 2014 at 10:23pm

“Basket.js is a script and resource loader for caching and loading scripts using localStorage.” https://github.com/addyosmani/basket.js

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Link from January 7th, 2014 at 5:40pm

“The majority of the time a user spends on your site is not waiting for it to load, but using it…I want to highlight…performance problems that I see most often.” calendar.perfplanet.com/…

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Link from January 7th, 2014 at 4:43pm

“gulp: the streaming build system.” https://github.com/gulpjs/gulp

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