In this week’s roundup, how to determine a slow connection, what we should put into
alt text for images, and a new polyfill for the HTML
loading attribute, plus more.
Detecting users on slow connections
Algolia is using the Network Information API (see the API’s Chrome status page) to detect users on slow connections — about 9% of their users — and make the following adjustments to ensure a good user experience:
- increase the request timeout when the