Inside GitHub. Checkout combination of ‘web 2.0’ polyglot technologies used to cache and bring performance to the user experience.
Always an admirer of icons designed for internationalization.
GitHub describes their process in creating and using a custom
@font-facefor icons throughout the site. Beyond these spiffy new icons, the entire design at GitHub seems to get iterated and improved upon constantly.
We are, as software developers, in various states of alone-ness.
A company I worked at once had been operating for years under the assumption that it was OK for software to take months to integrate and deploy; they had never heard of continuous integration. They thought it was normal to rewrite…