• Of impostor syndrome and running in circles (part 1)

    September 24th, 2015

    I just got back from SmartWebConf in Romania. I gave the closing talk. I wanted it to be of a slower pace and more reflective than what I normally deliver. I messed that up, as I got passionate about the subject again, but it was for the better. I am happy and humbled about the […]

    Mind the gap – State of the Browser 5 was a blast

    September 13th, 2015

    Yesterday was the fifth edition of State of the Browser in London, England. SOTB was always a special kind of event: representatives of all the browsers (and confusion about what Apple might be up to) came, gave short talks about hot new technical topics and then formed a panel to answer people’s questions. This year, […]

    How about we make ES6 the new baseline?

    September 9th, 2015

    Yesterday night, far too late, I wrote a long article here about making ES6 the new baseline of the web. It wasn’t a good article. It made a lot of assumptions, and it wasn’t thought through. That’s why I removed it. I am right now writing my keynote for BrazilJS on this same topic and […]

    Quick trick: using template to delay loading of images

    September 8th, 2015

    In addition to this explanation, I also recorded a quick screencast. Feel free to check that one first. When it comes to newer elements to play with there are a few that are slightly odd. Canvas is one of them, as it doesn’t do anything without scripting. It is a placeholder for a canvas painting […]