Frontend News Digest 04 - 10.01

Front-End Performance Checklist 2020, Firefox 72 released, new version of Node.js and more
10 January 2020   264

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here's new frontend technologies news digest.

Learn how about V8 and how to fight memory leaks using Node and the Chrome DevTools, npm security review of 2019, Mocha, JS test network for Node update and many other interesting materials awaits for you.

Guides

  • Front-End Performance Checklist 2020

Detailed checklist has been updated once again for 2020 and now it’s filled with everything you need to consider for creating fast web experiences

  • Memory Leaks Demystified

Learn about V8 and using Node and the Chrome DevTools to track down memory leaks in this tutorial

Articles

  • Firefox 72 — our first song of 2020

New version of one of the most popular web browsers has been released, so it's time to check what it brings for the coders

  • Google Chrome to hide notification spam starting February 2020

New important upcoming feature of very popular webbrowser, that may really effect some websites

  • Self-hosting third-party resources: the good, the bad and the ugly

Check the pros, cons, underwater rocks and potentional issues in self-hosting third-partty resources

  • npm Security 2019 in Review

The report by the npm Inc’s VP of Security about the different stats related to security of the npm repo in 2019

Update

  • Node v13.6.0 (Current)

The freshest version of very popular JavaScript runtime environments

  • Mocha

JavaScript test framework for Node.js & The Browser 

Video

  • WEB SCRAPING made simple with JAVASCRIPT tutorial

  • Using Typescript with modern React 

Frontend News Digest 1 - 7.02

How to Create a WP Site with JAMstack, formatting dates in JS with Intl.DateTimeFormat, Edge DevTools now supports more languages and more
07 February 2020   439

Greetings! I hope your week went great! Here's new frontend technologies news digest.

Check the MongoDB One-to-Many Relationship tutorial with Mongoose examples, the CO2 emission of the websites new NodeJS update and other interesting things

Guides

  • How To Create A Headless WordPress Site On The JAMstack

Tutorial on simple way to create a WordPress site

  • MongoDB One-to-Many Relationship tutorial with Mongoose examples

Guide about Mongoose - the most popular way to use MongoDB from Node.js.

  • Formatting dates in JavaScript with Intl.DateTimeFormat

Check the modern way to format dates in a region friendly way using native APIs, as now supported all major browsers and both Node

Articles

  • CO2 emissions on the web

Learn the lever of CO2 emissions websites produce by consuming a lot of energy for its activity

  • Bringing the Microsoft Edge DevTools to more languages

Now Edge's DevTools support more languages

Video

  • Chrome 80 - What’s New in DevTools

Updates

  • massCode

Snippets manager for developers

  • micro-jaymock

Tiny API mocking microservice for generating fake JSON data

  • Node v13.8.0 (Current)

Another update of popular solution

  • Electron 8.0.0

Major release of popular JS based solution