The new #a11y API for #GTK 4 is taking shape in GitLab: https://gitlab.gnome.org/GNOME/gtk/-/merge_requests/2239
The new implementation drops the old abstraction layer called ATK, and it's heavily modelled on WAI-ARIA; on Linux, it will talk to ATs using AT-SPI, and on other platforms it will use their native API.
For those at northerly latitudes, Comet NEOWISE up in the evening now, too
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TL;DR: browser extensions are awful for performance. Just awful. Except for adblockers, but only because what they're blocking is so much worse.
"2020 Chrome Extension Performance Report" by DebugBear https://www.debugbear.com/blog/2020-chrome-extension-performance-report
This is a great resource. I'm so glad someone is doing this analysis!
I'll always remember this pandemic as that time companies and organizations proved that they were always completely capable of implementing every single thing disabled people have asked for in the past, but actively chose not to do so.
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