Uncompressed data in base64? Probably not

Feb 4th, 2010

The beauty of experimentation is that failures are just as fun as successes. Warning: this post is about a failure, so you can skip it altogether 🙂 The perf advent calendar was my attempt to flush out a bunch of stuff, tools and experiments I was doing but never had the time to talk about. […]


Data URIs, MHTML and IE7/Win7/Vista blues

Dec 7th, 2009

2010 update: Lo, the Web Performance Advent Calendar hath moved Dec 7 This is the seventh in the series of performance articles as part of my 2009 performance advent calendar experiment. Stay tuned for the next articles. UPDATE: While this post is an interesting study, the problem it solves turns out to be much simpler. […]