Very interesting article We’ve Lost 10 Years of Innovation. This Decade Has Been Boring for the Web by Noah Kulwin in nymag.com. A conversation with Ethan Zuckerman (professor of media at MIT), media scholar and inventor of the pop-up ad, on the original sin of advertising and the web’s lost decade.
LinkedIn‘s has announced new open source projects on CSS Performance named CSS Blocks and OptiCSS. The CSS Blocks is an “ergonomic, component-oriented CSS authoring system that produces high-performance stylesheets“. How to use CSS Blocks documentation and source code is available in CSS Blocks GitHub. The OptiCSS is a general-purpose CSS optimization library runs with CSS Blocks framework but could also be used with other CSS framework.
There is an interesting article in The New York Times by Tex Fix Reporter Brian Chen “I Downloaded the Information That Facebook Has on Me. Yikes“. This should give all of us, free tech products (Facebook, Google, Twitter etc) users, a pause.In to-days congressional hearings, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg admitted that it collects data from non-users, for security reasons.