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Yoav Weiss

Yoav Weiss
Architect, Akamai

Website | @yoavweiss

Yoav is a Web performance and browser internals specialist, working on responsive design Web performance, image compression and more. He recently implemented the srcset attribute in Blink.

He is an
RICG technical lead, a Blink & WebKit contributor and a bass player.

You can follow his rants on Twitter or have a peek at his latest prototypes on Github.

Sessions

Performance
Location: 212 Level: Advanced
Yoav Weiss (Akamai)
Average rating: ***..
(3.25, 8 ratings)
The preloader is an essential performance optimization mechanism that exists across all modern browsers, yet it remains a mystery to many Web developers. In this session, we will explain what the preloader is, what it does, what developers need to know about it, and what the future may hold for it. Read more.
Mobile
Location: 113 Level: Intermediate
Yoav Weiss (Akamai)
Average rating: ****.
(4.29, 7 ratings)
Today, Responsive Web design often means using one of the various Responsive Images hacks or take a performance hit. In a short while, that will no longer be the case. A native Responsive Images solution is coming soon to a browser near you. In this session we will discuss this solution in depth, and see how you can start using it in your current designs. Read more.