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<div class="item">Scroll with rAF</div>
<div class="item second">Scroll with _.throttle</div>
body {
   background: #444444;
   color: white;
   font: 20px/1.51 Helvetica, sans-serif;
   margin:0 auto;
   max-width:900px;
   padding:20px;
   min-height:1000vh;
}
.item {
  position:fixed;
  border:4px solid #9BFFBB;
  height:60px;
  width:100px;
  background:#333;
  padding:20px;
  top:20px;
}
.second {
  top:140px;
}
// Based on https://www.html5rocks.com/en/tutorials/speed/animations/#debouncing-scroll-events



var latestKnownScrollY = 0,
	ticking = false,
  item = document.querySelectorAll('.item');


function update() {
	// reset the tick so we can
	// capture the next onScroll
	ticking = false;

  item[0].style.width = latestKnownScrollY + 100 + 'px';
}


function onScroll() {
	latestKnownScrollY = window.scrollY; //No IE8
	requestTick();
}

function requestTick() {
	if(!ticking) {
		requestAnimationFrame(update);
	}
	ticking = true;
}

 window.addEventListener('scroll', onScroll, false);


/// THROTTLE

function throttled_version() {
   item[1].style.width = window.scrollY + 100 + 'px';
}

 window.addEventListener('scroll', _.throttle(throttled_version, 16), false);
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