A collection of links we've found useful and informative. A good mixture of current affairs regarding tech, design, and relevant articles.
- Hackers stole 780GBs worth of source code from EA Games, utilising Slack to gain access. One of the hackers tells the story of how it went down.
Design of the week
- A font with a rotating axis called Rotor is where the variable typeface game is at.
- Future, a magazine for all things future according to a16z, is an interesting design case for an online publication.
- Another week, another browser based code and design tool. Utopia.app is the latest and greatest in that department.
Tech of the week
- Deep fake marching on. This AI research project can copy the style of text and edit images scarily well. Oh and luckily, this comes straight out of the Facebook research lab, so we can trust it'll strictly be used for good..
- Next.js 11 gets even faster, adds placeholder functionality for the Image component, and adds multiplayer live preview.
- A CDN service for GraphQL APIs with edge cache. Helps with scaling GraphQL APIs. Short story: it makes things faster.
- Tailwind CSS 2.2 is out!
- Remote Repositories for GitHub looks super promising.