HeydonWorks

The works and workings of Heydon, a designer and writer.

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  1. Facebook Withdraws React

    It’s important you sign and share this petition. Right now, it’s the closest thing Britain has to averting serious disaster in the next few days. It’s really important, unlike the…

  2. The Flexbox Holy Albatross Reincarnated

    You may want to read the original Flexbox Holy Albatross post but basically, I missed a step (I was hungover): You can switch between horizontal (multi-column) to vertical (single column)…

  3. The Flexbox Holy Albatross

    For the last 6 or so months, I’ve been engaged in a number of activities including (but not limited to): Scratching my head Staring out of the window Laying in…

  4. Quick 2018 Review

    Just for the sake of some links for the most part — in case you missed anything. I helped Bulb make their new, accessible design system Inclusive Components went from…

  5. Reluctant Gatekeeping: The Problem With Full Stack

    Much of my career as a web designer has been spent, quite happily, working alongside programmers, engineers, people with computer science degrees. In this symbiotic relationship, each party has a…

  6. CSS: A New Kind Of JavaScript

    Originally published on Medium. Those familiar with the web platform will be well-versed in its two complementary technologies: HTML for documents and their structure, and JavaScript for interaction and styling.…