Jake Archibald

Developer Advocate, Google Chrome

Jake is developer advocate for Google Chrome. He’s one of the editors of the service worker spec, so he’s into offline-first, push messaging and web performance.

Building Instant Loading Offline First Progressive Web Apps

32:33 | Filmed on 8th June 2016 at DotYork 2016

“Most of the web fails in cases of poor connectivity, and I think we can do better. Being able to get data on-screen before going to the network is a huge performance boost, it’s something some native apps use to good effect, but the web is well placed to combine the advantages of no-install-necessary, with full offline-first loading.”