Outbreak: index-sw-9a4c43b4b4778e7d1ca619eaaf5ac1db.js

Outbreak: index-sw-9a4c43b4b4778e7d1ca619eaaf5ac1db.js
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August 30, 2016, was by all accounts an average Tuesday, and release number 523 just a simple re-factor, but something went horribly wrong that day: bad code escaped from the office, and it quickly spread to infect tens of thousands, giving rise to a hoard of zombie ServiceWorkers! This is a disaster about a typo. This is a thriller about technology out of control. This is a tragedy about wasted CPU cycles. This is a cautionary tale about living in the age of ServiceWorker.

Speaker

Alexander Pope

alexander pope

Regardless of what Google might think, Alexander Pope does *not* write poetry; he mostly writes JavaScript and pushes pixels around. Originally of Canadian extraction, Alexander now works and lives in the wilds of Norway (Oslo).