- Pages load faster
- Pages are more responsive
- Applications are less stateful and call out to systems that have a larger number of eyes on them, making them less fragile and lowering maintenance complexity
Minimalism is a virtue in any programming context
And a crappy end user experience. Why do I need to execute code just to read a static, read-only text article?
> trickery, manipulation...like trying to embed a frame from Facebook and steal user credentials or so on
We now live in a post-Spectre world. I don't think a sandbox means all it meant in 2017.
Web apps on the other hand, probably do need them. I use newsblur and definitely enjoy the shortcuts.