This is a pretty high-risk proposal, IMHO, but I greatly appreciate the underlying motivation to make the web feel faster. I’m happy to see that they’ve already started thinking about the DDOS packet amplification problem and I’m hoping they’ll model that aspect of the protocol really thoroughly.
Originally shared by Ilya Grigorik
QUIC is a new experimental protocol: delivering HTTP over UDP, with 0-RTT connects, packet pacing, error correction, and more!
Announcement: http://bit.ly/10ZmggW … Best of all, it’s in Chrome Canary! Check out the announcement and FAQ for more.