http3, unpopular opinion 

Experimental viewpoint:

gRPC, GUIC and HTTP/3 are a net loss for us as an industry, with largely theoretical feel-good gains that just don't matter. Not to mention all the crap being built at the higher layers throws away these marginal gains.

This post by James Brown claims Google developed these techs to save server cost in exchange for wasting people's time. Because human engineers, turns out, are cheap at their scale.

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