What I'm Reading
(Pulled from the Pocket API. Some titles may be wonky!)
Get Started with Rust, WebAssembly, and Webpack
Excerpt: "Update: The Rust compiler now has native support for compilation to WebAssembly without Emscripten! This simplifies the process significantly. I may write an updated guide soon. For now, see this page for a minimal example of Rust and WebAssembly (without Webpack)."
Excerpt: "Overview Demo Getting Started Docs Spec Community Roadmap FAQ WebAssembly 1.0 has shipped in 4 major browser engines. Learn more WebAssembly (abbreviated Wasm) is a binary instruction format for a stack-based virtual machine."
React Native at Airbnb: The Technology
Excerpt: "This is the second in a series of blog posts in which we outline our experience with React Native and what is next for mobile at Airbnb. React Native itself is a relatively new and fast-moving platform in the cross-section of Android, iOS, web, and cross-platform frameworks."
Excerpt: "This is a small explainer that I built for a talk on web fonts and performance. Before we talk about what font-display is, let's talk about the lifetime of a web font."
Frank Chimero · Everything Easy is Hard Again
Excerpt: "This past summer, I gave a lecture at a web conference and afterward got into a fascinating conversation with a young digital design student. It was fun to compare where we were in our careers."
What I'm Learning
AWS and Google cloud platforms, specifically lambda functions, pipelines, DAGs, Airflow, and BigQuery