JavaScript Libraries Are Almost Never Updated Once Installed

A fascinating new site called The Markup just launched. Tagline: Big Tech Is Watching You. We’re Watching Big Tech. Great work from Upstatement. The content looks amazing, but of course, around here we’re always interested in the design and tech as well. There is loads to adore, from the clean typography, interesting layout, and bold angled hover states on blocks, to the tasteful dots motif.

A Complete Guide to Links and Buttons

A clever idea from Tom Hicks combining MutationObserver (which can “observe” changes to elements like when their attributes, text, or children change) and the Web Audio API for creating sounds. Plop this code into the console on a page where you’d like to listen to essentially any DOM change to hear it doing stuff.… Read article “Listen to your web pages”