This is a very thought-provoking talk that attempts to show that CSS has fundamental flaws and writing styling in JS solves most of the problem without even trying.

If you liked this article, you might be interested in my Twitter feed as well.
 
 

Related Posts

  • September 24, 2011 Javascript: Cyclic Object Detection (12)
    URLON.stringify() suffer from a problem, when passed an object that contains a cycle, it will never stop. This article shows 3 techniques in order to detect if an object is cyclical. Edit the object: Mark In order to detect a cycle in an object, the method we learn at school is to […]
  • October 12, 2011 Hook document.CreateElement (3)
    For a project I will talk later on, I need to hook the function document.createElement. The code I wanted to write was: var original = document.createElement; document.createElement = function (tag) { // Do something return original(tag); }; Problem However, there's a […]
  • July 26, 2012 CSS – Cross Browser Drag Cursor (4)
    grab and grabbing are two great CSS cursors you can use when you are moving things around. Windows: Mac: Since those are not standard, it is really tricky to get them working cross browser. This article is going to show you all the available workarounds to get the best version […]
  • March 14, 2015 Keynote on React Native – React.js Conf (1)
    I had the chance to organize React.js Conf and was convinced that on-top of this I should work on open sourcing React Native -and- do a talk on it. Was a couple of intense weeks but I'm really happy with the result :)
  • December 26, 2015 Challenge: Best JavaScript Setup for Quick Prototyping (23)
    Yesterday, there was a big discussion on Twitter on how hard it is to start hacking on a js project. One comment by Dan Abramov struck me in particular: "Right: don’t use tools, face a problem, choose a tool or roll your own. Wrong: learn tools that don’t solve your problems, hate the […]