Maskable icons allow web developers to specify a full-bleed icon that will be cropped by the user-agent to match other icons on the device. On Android, this lets developers get rid of the default white background around their icons and use the entire provided space.
“Link In Bio” is a slow knife
We don’t even notice it anymore — “link in bio”. It’s a pithy phrase, usually found on Instagram, which directs an audience to be aware that a pertinent web link can be found on that user’s profile. Its presence is so subtle, and so pervasive, that we barely even noticed it was an attempt to kill the web.
Interactivity and Animation with Variable Fonts
Mandy Michael turns the corner on our variable font adventure and stumbles into a grotto of wonder and amazement. Not forgetting the need for a proper performance budget, Mandy shows how variable fonts can free your creativity from bygone technical constraints.