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These are the 11 articles that I've starred on Feedbin, my RSS reader.

Make any YouTube embed click-to-load using uBlock Origin

Martin Brinkmann

Part of YouTube's success comes from the fact that it is easy to embed YouTube videos on third-party sites. Many website owners publish YouTube videos on the site itself but also on their own sites, and others may embed YouTube videos by other creators on

Svelte and Spring Animations

Adam Rackis

Spring animations are a wonderful way to make UI interactions come to life. Rather than merely changing a property at a constant rate over a period of time, springs allow us to move things using spring physics, which gives the impression of a real thing

Inside the collapse of Ant Group's $37B IPO as Jack Ma underestimated the extent to which he was regarded as a threat by the CCP (Henny Sender/Nikkei Asia)

Henny Sender / Nikkei Asia: Inside the collapse of Ant Group's $37B IPO as Jack Ma underestimated the extent to which he was regarded as a threat by the CCP — the date of Singles' Day, the Alibaba-led shopping extravaganza — Jack Ma released a short film.

Why Isn't Susan Wojcicki Getting Grilled By Congress?

evelyn douek

YouTube is a major vector for election and other disinformation. But its CEO isn't with Mark Zuckerberg and Jack Dorsey on Capitol Hill today.

How to disable Bing Search in Windows 10 version 2004 and newer

Martin Brinkmann

When Microsoft launched its Windows 10 operating system in 2015, it merged the local search functionality with the digital assistant Cortana and also Bing Search. Cortana has since been revamped completely and cut from many parts of the operating system,

Offline first with service workers and vanilla JS

So far this week, we’ve looked at how to write your first service worker, and how to cache pages for offline viewing. Today, we’re going to look at a strategy called “offline-first.” (If you haven’t read the first two articles in this series, you should go

Meet “Click!”: Encourage Clicks Without Shady Tricks

Vitaly Friedman

Meet “Click!”: Encourage Clicks Without Shady Tricks Meet “Click!”: Encourage Clicks Without Shady Tricks Vitaly Friedman 2020-05-12T11:00:00+00:00 2020-05-19T09:57:15+00:00 The web has become a noisy place with millions of companies trying to get users’

A Complete Guide to CSS Functions

Eric Bailey

Introduction In programming, functions are a named portion of code that performs a specific task. An example of this could be a function written in JavaScript called sayWoof(): function sayWoof() {console.log("Woof!");} We can use this function later in

“The title ‘Front-End Developer’ is obsolete.”

Chris Coyier

That title is from the opening tweet of a thread from Benjamin De Cock. I wouldn’t go that far, myself. What I like about the term is that ‘Front-End’ literally means the browser, and while the job has been changing quite a lot — and is perhaps fracturing

Remote Moderated Usability Tests: Why to Do Them

Kate Moran, Kara Pernice

Summary: Remote unmoderated usability testing is so fast and easy that some teams make it their only evaluation method. But don’t shy away from its more robust alternative, the remote moderated usability test, which can give you more information and is

Remote Moderated Usability Tests: How to Do Them

Kate Moran, Kara Pernice

Summary: The key to good remote moderated testing is to be thoroughly prepared and organized. Follow these 7 steps to ensure your study’s success. Remote moderated usability testing has a lot of advantages. Compared to in-person studies, it’s often less