Frontend News Digest 3 -9.08

Learn this week's latest news and updates of JavaScript, CSS, PHP and related technologies
08 August 2019   576

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

In this digest, you will learn how to improve your procedural code, how to deploy apps to to IBM cloud with Tekton, how to use Immer to manage your React state and much more!


  • Trigger Firebase Storage Image Resize with Cloud Functions

Tutorial on creating an imager resizer triggered by Firebase Storage

  • Using pipe and compose to improve procedural code

According to the creator, this guide will sohw you how to use pipe and compose to improve the way we write procedural code.

  • Deploying Applications to IBM Cloud Kubernetes via Tekton

This article talks about Tekton, an open-source framework for creating CI/CD systems, and explains how to deploy and use it on the IBM Cloud Kubernetes service

  • Quick Gulp Cache Busting

This tips will allow you to improve your work with Gulp

  • Using Immer for React State Management

Learn how Immer can help you to operate React states


  • Laravel Cloud Source Code on GitHub

Author believes that is a chance to get a glimpse of an application written by the creator of Laravel


  • Calendario

Library allowing to create flexible calendars

  • Symphony

According to the creators, 113 pull requests were merged (79 in code and 34 in docs) and 55 issues were closed (43 in code and 12 in docs)


  • The Date Object - Getting, Setting & Formatting Dates in JavaScript - Tutorial

  • Simple Slide Show in JavaScript | JavaScript exercises

Frontend News Digest 21 - 26.07

Let's check what's going on in field of frontend programming this week - JavaScript, Node.js, PHP, React Native, etc
26 July 2019   471

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

The biggest news of last week is a released of the new version of Node.js - v12.7. Additionally, have prepared some interesting guides for you, that incluces basics of React Native and practical advice on how to improve your JS code.


  • The Fundamentals of React

An evergreen, one-stop-shop introductory guide to React that covers all of the fundamental concepts you need to know.

  • Practical Ways to Write Better JavaScript

You’re not necessarily going to agree with all of them but this is a reasonably solid batch of points to think about overall.

  • Creating WordPress Forms That Get Filled In

In this article, author will give you some tips on adding forms to your website that actually get filled in.

  • The Basics of Going 'Multithreaded' with Node 

Using the new worker_threads module — an amazing solution when you need to perform a CPU intensive task.


  • What's New in PHP 7.4

PHP 7.4 will be released on November 28, 2019 and here are some highlights of new features and changes.

What Makes Laravel Development A Preferred PHP Framework for Web Developers?

According to the developers, Laravel framework makes website development easier.


  • Node v12.7 (Current) Released 

Another version bump for perhaps the most exciting release line of Node.

  • Jay: A 'Supercharged' JavaScript REPL

An interesting alternative to Node’s built-in REPL that adds features like loading modules directly from the npm registry, eager evaluation, colored input, bracket completion, typeahead completion and more.

  • json-complete: A JSON Alternative That Retains References, Handles Circular Dependencies, and More 

Provides an interesting way to encode and store state and supports ‘almost every data type’ available in JavaScript.

  • Vuetify 2.0 Released: A Material Component Framework for Vue.js

A framework that provides clean, reusable components for Vue apps that adhere to Google Material Design principles.


  • On the New Awesomeness Coming in Vue.js 3.0 

An hour long chat with Vue.js core team member Chris Fritz on what’s coming in the next major version of Vue.

  • Laravel News Podcast LN87 -  Subscribable Notifications, Repeater Fields and Laracon US

Jake (web dev designer) and Michael (PHPAdelaide co-organiser) discuss all the latest Laravel releases, tutorials and happenings in the community.