Ben is a programmer at Gawker Media, focusing mainly on frontend web development.
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React Server [reactserver.io]
What Makes Software Good? [Mike Bostock of D3 fame @ Medium]
IF YOU HAVE LOOSE-LEAF TEA BUT DON’T HAVE ONE OF THOSE TEA BALL OR STRAINER THINGS, JUST TAKE A DISPOSABLE TEABAG, EMPTY THE TEABAG, AND PUT THE LOOSE-LEAF TEA IN IT (h/t Ernie)
Relay Technical Preview [facebook.github.io]
Paul Irish performance-audits Reddit Mobile. [github.com]
Facebook grows more distant from its origins as a simple social network every year. This week’s F8 developer conference made very clear (if it wasn’t enough already) that the company is now a globe-spanning octopus with tentacles in every pie. F8 topics of discussion included virtual reality, Messenger, giant…
A nice strategy for making webfont loading async [filamentgroup.com]
Chrome V8 team's proposal for an ES6 "Strong Mode": [developers.google.com]
Medium designer on the technical details of implementing pretty typography online [Medium]