March 05, 2020 1:00PM
The History of the URL
On the 11th of January 1982 twenty-two computer scientists met to discuss an issue with ‘computer mail’ (now known as email). Attendees included the guy who would create Sun Microsystems, the guy who made Zork, the NTP guy, and the guy who convinced the government to pay for Unix....
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March 02, 2020 1:00PM
When Bloom filters don't bloom
Last month finally I had an opportunity to use Bloom filters. I became fascinated with the promise of this data structure, but I quickly realized it had some drawbacks. This blog post is the tale of my brief love affair with Bloom filters....
December 05, 2019 7:28AM
Thinking about color
An exploration of building accessible color systems for flexible UI theming....
November 29, 2019 8:00AM
A History of HTML Parsing at Cloudflare: Part 2
The second blog post in the series on HTML rewriters picks up the story in 2017 after the launch of the Cloudflare edge compute platform Cloudflare Workers. It became clear that the developers using workers wanted the same HTML rewriting capabilities that we used internally,...
September 27, 2019 2:01PM
Workers Sites: Extending the Workers platform with our own serverless building blocks
As of today, with the Wrangler CLI, you can now deploy entire websites directly to Cloudflare Workers and Workers KV....