This week has been about an API collection, M1 floating point calculations, interactive Git, more on FLoC, complexity in distributed systems and an event processing system.
A machine-readable collection of REST APIs with convergence into OpenAPI 3.0.
An article on the subtleties of opt-out approach on Google's tracking system.
Here’s how not to opt-in to Google’s FLoC:
- Don't load untrusted third-party content that might get classified as an ad (only applies during the origin trial)
- Don't call document.interestCohort(), and don’t load third-party scripts that might call it either.
An article reflecting on fundamental problems derived from ignoring the inherent complexity of distributed systems.