This Week At...: A Glimpse Into Behind The Scenes From Engineering Teams At Top Companies
Every week, I'll be summarizing some of the best blog posts, updates, and more from engineering teams at some of the biggest companies in the world, with a particular emphasis on Facebook, Google, Amazon, Apple, Netflix, Microsoft, Uber, Lyft, Spotify, Shopify, and so much more.
As any developer knows, these posts are often filled with useful insights and lessons you and your team can apply in your own projects, as well as inspiration. Yet it can be hard to find the time to read them – especially when those posts are dense and long. View this feature, then, as your "sparknotes," of sorts, condensing what these teams are up to into something you can digest in less than a minute.
This Week At...Facebook: This week, Facebook explained how it managed to incorporate better accessibility into Facebook's foundations by using the latest advancements in React in a lengthy post. Here's what you really need to know:
1. Facebook uses rems (relative units) for scalable font sizes, but these came with issues: it's hard to enforce, requires designs made with CSS pixel values, and creates engineering overheard. The solution...
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