Frontend News Digest 2-8.11

Prepare your webistes for the new MS Edge, learn what websites are good of the 50+ users, check updates from the npm Inc and more
08 November 2019   394

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

Learn how to animate the dot over the "i", how and why Sqreen built the native Node add-on and check pretty ready-made paycard for your website.

Guides

  • Getting your sites ready for the new Microsoft Edge

The brand new web browser from Microsoft is on the way, so, it's time to get your website ready for it

  • Creating Online Environments That Work Well For Older Users

Did you know that a significant part of the Internet-using population is aged 50 or older, so, don't lose this audience

  • The Trick to Animating the Dot on the Letter “i”

Little technique that combines the Turkish letter “ı” and a period

  • Building a Native Add-On for Node in 2019

Reasons to develop a native add-on for Node, and how Sqreen team made it.

Articles

  • ScrollToTextFragment: A Proposal 

Proposes adding support for specifying a text snippet in the URL; when navigating to such a URL, the browser will find the first instance of the text snippet in the page and bring it into view

  • Microsoft Unveils New Edge Browser Logo That No Longer Looks Like Internet Explorer 

Well, it looks pretty enough

  • Microsoft confirm their new Chromium-powered Edge browser is coming to Linux

Lets figure our wheether it brings new challenged or new opportunities

  • Updates to Community, Docs & more…

Latest news and updtes from the npm Inc

Updates

  • vue-interactive-paycard

A beautiful credit card form for micro-interactions

Video

New CSS for Styling Underlines on the Web

Frontend News Digest 18 - 24.01

How to turn a procreate drawing into a web animation, how to self-hos your web fonts, giant fines for privacy breach in EU and more
24 January 2020   97

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

Learn about the new browser in-development called Flow, which has a completely new multi-threaded rendering engine, Google is stopping the support for data-vocabulary, NodeJS update and other intersting posts, guides, updates and more are waiting for your attention in this digest.

Guides

  • How to Turn a Procreate Drawing into a Web Animation

Great tiny tutorial for those who use the popular iOS drawing app for creating something for your website

  • Understanding the “Initial”, “Inherit” and “Unset” CSS Keywords

Deep guide for the CSS newbies, but even skilled frontenders can find something interesting

  • How To Self-Host Your Web Fonts

Learn how to self-host web fonts so you’re not rely on Google

Articles

  • New browser on the block: Flow

An interview with Piers Wombwell, lead developer of Flow, a new browser that is being developed and it has a completely new multi-threaded rendering engine (no relation to WebKit, Gecko, or Blink)

  • Fines for European privacy breaches reach 114 million euros: report

Don't break the law

  • Sunsetting support for data-vocabulary

Starting from April 6, the data-vocabulary markup will no longer be eligible for Google rich result features

Update

  • Playwright

Node lib to automate the Chromium, WebKit and Firefox browsers

  • AVA

Test runner for Node.js

  • Node v13.7.0 (Current)

Another update for superpopular tool

Video

  • dotJS 2019 - Bert Belder - Deno