Ann Robson explains how can progressive jpegs be used in responsive design and what are their advantages and disadvantages.
New Year always comes with new challenges and with at least a couple of changes. So, I wish that all your challenges and changes are to the good, that all your projects succeed (and that the ones that don’t teach you a valuable lesson), and that your specificity problems disappear! Make the 2013 count!
Christian Schaefer shows how to use CSS masks (currently webkit only feature) across all browsers. An extensive and very detailed article.
Articles & Tutorials
Addy Osmani shares quite a few front-end oriented talks. If you watch least a few of them, you’ll become better at what you do.
Divya Manian guides you through ins and outs of icon fonts using unicode range. Unfortunately, unicode-range is still not widely supported (only Chrome and Safari have implemented it until now).
If you (still) don’t have a clear strategy on dealing with vendor prefixes, this article is for you.
A solid introduction into meta viewport. It covers most of basic stuff that you might use in your projects.
It seems that Sass @media directive essentially doesn’t have a performance hit. Surely, It adds bloat to CSS (thus increasing the size and load time), but other than that, there shouldn’t be any drawbacks.
Until next week