Weekly Feed #113

Feed weekly June 11, 2021

A collection of links we've found useful and informative. A good mixture of current affairs regarding tech, design, and relevant articles.

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Design of the week

Tech of the week

  • Oo, problem solver! Booking external meetings is often a hit or miss game. Matching open slots is a guessing game. SavvyCal to the rescue!
  • Want a faster website? Ship less code. Astro is taking on the challenge to help you ship less JavaScript.
  • Death to Newsletters just announced. Did you know that if you so much as open a spam email, the sender will know? Increasingly concerned about privacy, Apple is disabling Tracking Pixels in email.
  • Unsurprisingly, Apples stance on privacy is paying off. While some get rich by using your personal data, others are getting rich by not doing so. One such thing is a new and thorough VPN feature that might be paywalled. While “privacy is a fundamental human right”, that right may involve some monetary lubrication.