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60 fps on mobile web with canvas

The flipboard team takes the canvas approach to render their content in order to archive the 60fps drag and scroll. They even built a tool–React-Canvas–to paint React rendered DOM into canvas.

The result is fast and smooth, but I question if we worth to trade the accessibility with the performance. Especially its performance for visual effect, not for the core content displaying.


Published on February 11, 2015. More articles like this: Web Technologies.

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