Guillermo Esteves has been at Vox Media since 2012 and is currently a Senior Engineering Manager in Vox Media's Editorial Tools team. Previously, he was Senior Front-End Engineer at The Verge, helping build The Verge 2.0, as well as cool editorial features like Fanboys and The Verge 50. In his free time, he's a wildlife & landscape photographer, and you can see his work at All-Encompassing Trip.
Performance Update #4: So much to do, so much to see
A recap of our work in the past year.
Build iOS-like transparency effects with CSS
Like the existing -webkit-filter property, -webkit-backdrop-filter allows you to apply effects such as blur, grayscale, hue-rotate, and others, only instead of applying them to the element itself, they’re applied to whatever is behind the element.