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CSS Blocks and OptiCSS from LinkedIn

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.


Morten Rand-Hendriksen has an interesting post On Humans and Design in LinkedIn/pulse. Morten discusses about interest of large corporations to automatize webdesign work with using modern deep learning (“Artificial Intelligence”) system. Morten writes that “Every tool, from FrontPage and DreamWeaver, FireWorks, Flash, Expression Web, through today’s online equivalents SquareSpace, Wix, The Grid, even WordPress, have chased the promise of true “WYSIWYG” – What You See Is What You Get“.