I was asked if it’s possible to patch back Chrome DevTools based changes to a DevTools extension. For example, CSS changes made to the Elements panel. The current solution to this (confirmed with engineering) is onResourceContentCommitted. This is fired whenever … Continue reading →
Yesterday I published a refreshed guide to plugging memory leaks over on the Chrome DevTools docs site. It covers the Object allocation tracker, timeline memory, heap profiles and a few other bits and pieces. I hope you find it useful!
As we saw a few weeks ago, the weight of an average web page is now almost 1.5MB (median ~1MB), with > 50% of this being images. It’s a harsh reminder that many of our pages on the web are … Continue reading →
I work on the Chrome team at Google, building and advocating for tools to help improve developer productivity and satisfaction.