Infrequently Noted

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


Stickers? Stickers! No warranties, while they last, allow 3-6 months for delivery

Safari 16.4 Is An Admission

What's going on with WebKit is not 'normal'. At no time since 2007 has the codebase gotten this much love this quickly; but why? Time for a deep dive.

The Market for Lemons

New web services are being built to a self-defeatingly low UX and performance standard, and existing experiences are now pervasively re-developed on unspeakably slow, JS-taxed stacks. At a business level, this is a disaster, raising the question: why are new teams buying into stacks that have failed so often before?

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