Illuminating Stories from the Browser API Horror Cabinet

The modern browser offers all kinds of well-designed APIs, but also contains quite some outrageous nonsense. This talk takes the most scary Web APIs as an opportunity to reveal deeper truths about web standards and browser APIs. You will learn the connection between the Drag and Drop API of HTML5 and the discovery of the planet Neptune, and quite some more.

The talk isn't just about the funny insights: Based on these examples, we explain the fundamental truths about the development of web standards and thus provide new perspectives and insights for future developments.

  • Neos Conference 2020
  • 20.06.2020
  • 14:15
  • Center Stage