Our dev team’s weekly recurring links to resources and techy stuff that puts some geek in your week!
The URIs brought to us by the Bothan spies pinpoint the exact location of the resources for dev links this week.
…Many Bothans died to bring us this information.
…So if you don’t follow all of these links, that basically means you hate all Bothans and you hope Admiral Ackbar falls in the shower and Chewbacca never makes any new friends.
OK here are the links:
Disabling pointer events (using a CSS property) during scrolling makes for better website times. Who knew?!
It’s time to use the CSS calc() function! Here’s a decent explanation of calc(), though Osvaldas Valutis uses the term “front-enders” as if it was a slur, even italicizing it. As a mixed-end developer, half front and half back, I find that offensive. Anyways, calc(). CSS ain’t scared of mathematics no more.