Paul Lewis (@aerotwist) talks with us about how we can better optimize web page speeds as well as how to avoid glaring light on videos caused by bald headed smoothness...or something to that degree. With the rise of web traffic on mobile devices, developers have had to rethink web performance over the past decade. Bandwidth & Latency have become much larger challenges than ever thought possible. The old ways to optimize performance on web pages just don’t work. The high level RAIL (Responsive, Animated, Idle, Load) & the lower level PRPL (Push, Render, Precache, Lazy Load) patterns are but many strategies Google is using to enable developers to deliver better User Experiences in an ever evolving internet,     

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Direct download: episode-104_rail-and-web-performance.mp3
Category:performance -- posted at: 9:09am EST
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This week on the Web Platform Podcast Danny Blue and Amal Hussein chat with Tom Greever (@tomgreever), Author of ”Articulating Design Decisions”. Tom helps our hosts learn how to help communicate more effectively and we learn that maybe Danny is a jerk. Learn how design and dev can work together, how to avoid the “CEO button” and more!

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Direct download: episode-103_articulating-design-decisions.mp3
Category:UX -- posted at: 10:55am EST
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Mark Nadal (@marknadal) joins Danny Blue, Justin RIbeiro and Leon Revil to chat about GunDB and all the challenges of developing a database, concurrency, and distributed systems. Our hosts and guest dive into these topics and even journey to space in the newest episode of the Web Platform Podcast.

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Direct download: episode-102_offline-with-gundb.mp3
Category:offline -- posted at: 8:16am EST
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Brian Kardell (@briankardell) chats with us on Web Development and how it has evolved over the years.  We discuss the beginnings of HTML, Web standards bodies, the inception of The Extensible Web Manifesto, Chapters.io, and more.

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Direct download: episode-101_browser-wars-and-standards-battles.mp3
Category:community -- posted at: 1:56pm EST
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Jacob Rossi (@jacobrossi) & Travis Leithead (@TravisLeithead) join us to discuss the current state and roadmap of the Microsoft Edge Platform.

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Direct download: episode-100_microsoft_edge.mp3
Category:Microsoft-Web-Tech -- posted at: 8:46am EST
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