Infrequently Noted

Alex Russell on browsers, standards, and the process of progress.

Why Browser Security UI Isn't Specified

Occasionally someone pushes a working group to adopt normative language regarding browser security UI. The browser community often pushes back. Here's why.

Platform Adjacency Theory

Like other meta-platforms **the web thrives or declines to the extent it can accomplish the lion's share of the things we expect most computers to do**. Platform Adjacency Theory explains how to expand in a principled way and what we risk when natural expansion is prevented mechanisms that prevent effective competition.

A Faster Blog, Faster

Dialing Eleventy build speed up to 12

New Blog, Who Dis?

The inevitable 11ty port of

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