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CSS-ing Candy Ghost Buttons

October 31st, 2021

Recently, while looking for some ideas on what to code as I have zero artistic sense so the only thing I can do is find pretty things that other people have come up with and remake them with clean and compact code… I came across these candy ghost buttons! They seemed like the perfect choice…

Our work to keep you safe online is never done

October 28th, 2021

At Google, we keep more people safe online than anyone else with products that are secure by default, private by design and put you in control of your data. To celebrate Cybersecurity Awareness Month, we’ve introduced new features and technologies that keep your data private and secure. Protecting your privacy with products that are secure…

Vite + _____

October 28th, 2021

Vite, “Next Generation Frontend Tooling” from Evan You, has been capturing a lot of attention. I’ve heard rave reviews from developers, even in private chats (you gotta try this!). Being from Evan, Vite works great with Vue, but Vue doesn’t seem to be the only first-class citizen of Vite. The plugins support Vue and React…

Media literacy training for Southeast Asian communities

October 27th, 2021

Forty million people in Southeast Asia started using the internet for the first time in 2020. Yet the level of media literacy in the region remains relatively low. Often, people in Southeast Asia lack the skills to interpret the information they encounter online — and efforts to change this have historically been fragmented and under-resourced….

Stay safe online ahead of shopping season

October 27th, 2021

Do you hear that? Click, tap, kaching! The frenzy of the year-end shopping season is upon us. In Asia, that means big shopping occasions like 10/10, 11/11 and 12/12. It also — unfortunately — means an increase in risks that users face, as more people head online and the range of threats from cybercrime increases….

Speakers announced for the W3C/SMPTE Workshop on Professional Media Production on the Web

October 26th, 2021

W3C announced today the speakers of the W3C/SMPTE Workshop on Professional Media Production on the Web. The presentations are online, so they can be watched in your own time. Each talk has full closed-captions, and a transcript is also available. Workshop participants are encouraged to discuss ideas, needs, and issues raised in the talks through…

Google News Showcase is launching in Canada

October 26th, 2021

The need for reliable and credible journalism in Canada is greater today than perhaps it has ever been. Our mission here when it comes to news is simple: support Canadian journalism of all sizes. Over the past 20 years, we have been working with the news industry and news publishers around the world to build…

Dragonscale: a beautiful approach to solar

October 25th, 2021

Earlier this year, we shared our plans for ‘dragonscale solar skin — a first-of-its-kind design made up of 90,000 silver solar panels with the capacity to generate nearly 7 megawatts of energy. To hit our goal to operate on entirely carbon-free energy by 2030, we need to prioritize alternate sources of energy, like solar, and…

Climate change is humanity’s next big moonshot

October 23rd, 2021

Editor’s note: Today, Google GEO Sundar Pichai spoke at YouTube’s Dear Earth event, sharing ways Google is working to solve climate change — and why he’s optimistic we can make meaningful progress. Below is a transcript of his remarks. Hello, fellow dear earthlings. Thanks for tuning in. I can’t think of another issue that would…

Exploring the CSS Paint API: Rounding Shapes

October 22nd, 2021

Adding borders to complex shapes is a pain, but rounding the corner of complex shapes is a nightmare! Luckily, the CSS Paint API is here to the rescue!. Exploring the CSS Paint API series: Part 1: Image Fragmentation Effect Part 2: Blob Animation Part 3: Polygon Border Part 4: Rounding Shapes (you are here!) Here’s…