July 5, 2019, midnight
🧶 ICYMI #3: July 5, 2019
Hope y'all had a great week! Here are some things that caught my eye.
wrote about the prioritization of "delight" in product design, in "
Delight Comes Last
How Art School Prepared Me for Programming
12 Things Everyone Should Understand About Tech
Note: Published on April 7, 2018, but new to me
are building a new generative design tool,
project published the
"Disabled and Here" free stock photo collection
, a "disability-led effort to provide free and inclusive stock photos."
I don't even know how to describe this but it's excellent.
the brussels sprouts concerto in A minor
shared a helpful thread of "
not exceptionally technical tech tips
" like forcing access to the login page for a public WiFi.
started a hashtag,
, where people shared ableist "compliments" they've received.
shares that oftentimes folks put tabindex="0" on headings because they think they're important, but
it's unlikely you really need to do this
gave a talk at JSNation 2019,
Analysis of an exploited npm package
gave a talk at TED2019, "
You Are Not Alone in Your Loneliness
put out an episode about the
dark patterns (UI, SEO, marketing, etc) around the super-profitable tax software, TurboTax
talk about web accessibility
to talk about
authoring semantic HTML in the context of web applications
launched a collaboration called "
", a livestream about finding, experimenting, and celebrating the many ways to make the web wonderful.
first session/conference talk
to a standing-room only audience!
first official episode
Marianne Williamson's 2020 Dem Debate "love speech" to Sailor Moon transformation music
and it is everything.
illustrated these really charming "
shared a video of a
dog stealing a cabbage
to brighten my day and now it's now bookmarked for future smiles.
and I are
launching a new project
that we're ⚡️ VERY EXCITED ⚡️ about. Can't wait 🤗.
So much Gatsby news!! On Wednesday, we announced that
Gatsby themes are stable
, released a
case study on using themes for distributed docs
, wrote about
component shadowing patterns
, launched the
Theme Jam contest
, released a whole
new course on Egghead for authoring themes
updated docs for themes
It's worth saying one more time on its own -- I'm super excited about the Theme Jam contest! Check out
details on the contest
starter repo for building your own theme
Hope y'all have a lovely weekend! 💜,
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