Web Fundamentals

Many of us have worked with abstractions over Web technologies such as HTTP, but REST, HTML5, and WebSocket are requiring us to understand how the Web really works. What actually happens when a Web browser opens a Web page? What is the connection between session state and cookies? How do …

A Brave New Web

This presentation discusses the future of the web. The conversation centers on web components. It begins with a little bit of history, taking a look at standards from the past, and then focuses on these modern specifications: HTML Templates, Shadow DOM, Custom Elements and HTML Imports.