• Bem Jones-Bey
  • Computer Scientist Adobe
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I am a member of Adobe's Web Platform team, a WebKit reviewer, and a Blink committer. I have been working on the implementation of CSS Shapes in Blink and WebKit.


  • Freeing the Floats of the Future From the Tyranny of the Rectangle
  • Time: TBD | Room: E-130
With modern web layout you can have your content laid out in whatever shape you want as long as it’s a rectangle. Designers in other media have long been able to have text and other content flow around arbitrarily complex shapes. CSS Shapes is now available in Chrome (37 and later) and Safari 8, allowing for these designs to be realized on the web! Learn the basics of CSS Shapes along with tips and tricks to get the most out of the feature.