It’s new to me?
So how long have you been able to embed images using the
data: URL scheme in web browsers?
Firefox, Safari, Chrome, Opera, IE8… who else can do this? DAMMIT! How’d I miss this one? I mean, how cool is this:
Granted it’s not the most efficient means to deliver images and other data, but it’s an interesting tool to play with.
Ah, it’s been around, according to this RFC, since 1998. Sheesh. I can’t believe I haven’t used this before.