Display Issues — Medium App vs ios Safari
There are substantial article rendering differences between the Medium app and Safari iOS.
- Safari iOS doesn’t suffer from odd spacing issues
- Safari iOS displays dropcap images — the Medium app does not
Great explanation of what’s going on, with a personal touch that I appreciate. I like the idea you’re setting up here as it points toward a kind of “pluralism” where the power of what happens online is distributed between multiple authorities. If anything, we need *more* of that…
#1. I enjoy seeing recommendations on my comments from you.
#2. I also enjoy seeing what else you’ve recommended.
#3. They were disciplining you as if you were spamming when you were, quite literally, using the site as it was intended (at a high volume? lol).
Suddenly, on my profile page I am being listed as the editor of publications that I am NOT the editor of, and I did NOT list these publications indicating in any way that I edit them. What gives. How do I change this irresponsible listing.
There are a few extra affordances that I would kill to have on Medium:
Who knows? Could be the same reason why there are no footnotes. For all the talk of disruption — a word some VC pulled out of his ass — people in the Bay Area have a pathological fear of change. It used to take fifty years for a company to become ossified and resistant to change. Now it doesn’t take that long. Companies become risk-averse the moment…