There’s a lot of times when you need to find out which item on a page has focus. This is especially tricky when controlling focus as you move in and out of modals and components. Here’s how you can get the object with focus on a web page. open inspector and choose the console tab. […]
This site crashed a few months ago really, really, really hard. It looks like it may have been hacked and then exploded when trying to do an update of the plugins and such. Fortunately, the folks at Dreamhost were able to help me do a complete restore of the site. Also, I noticed it came […]
I came across a bizarre experience while testing a Styled-Component prototype with VoiceOver and Chrome. This simple panel had an H2 in the code, but I couldn’t navigate to it with the screen reader. I opened the accessibility inspector in Chrome and sure enough, the H2 had no semantics. It was being rendered to the […]
W3C Workshop on Permissions and User Consent September 26, 27, San Diego The problems with web permissions – W3C User consent and permissions working group Jo Franchetti developer advocate at Samsung @thisisjofrank A Crisis of Permissions Much of the value of the internet is based on user trust of the internet. As this trust is […]
Learn how to fix the copy/paste functionality on your Mac via Terminal.