Readings for Lunch — [ 20 Jul 2018 ]

IMAGE OF THE DAY
@sophiescott explored the neuroscience and psychology behind our modern use of emojis to communicate emotions in the #xmaslectures – this art by @yungjake takes it to a whole new level (source)

JAVASCRIPT

An introduction to the JavaScript MutationObserver API

I had a play with the JavaScript MutationObserver API recently and came away very impressed.
I’m already considering all the places I could probably tidy up code by making use of them. In case you haven’t heard about them before, here’s a little primer.

DESIGN

Designing with data

Things to keep in mind as a UX designer working with data.