Frontend News Digest 7- 13.12

Npm 6.13.4 released, Falco update, OpenJS Foundation Accepted Electron to incubation programm and other interesting things
13 December 2019   448

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

Check the web design and development advent roundup for 2019, Chrome 79 release, learn how to create a JAMstack website with Open Authoriting with help of Netlify CMS and more

Guides

  • Z’s Still Not Dead Baby, Z’s Still Not Dead 

A look at five CSS properties that can add some beauty to your designs

  • Creating a JAMstack Site with Open Authoring Using Netlify CMS

A step-by-step, detailed guide that will allo you to create a "special" website with Netlify CMS

Articles

  • Web Design And Development Advent Roundup For 2019

The year 2020 is almost here, so it's time to sum all up

  • 20 ways to become a better Node.js developer in 2020

Despite the "clickbait" heading, the article is good enough and can become useful for the Node devs

  • Electron Joins The OpenJS Foundation 

Very popular GitHub-founded toolkit for building desktop apps with JS, HTML, CSS and based on Node and Chromium has joined the OpenJS Foundation.

Updates

  • Chrome 79 released with tab freezing, back-forward caching, and loads of security features

Overview of major update of one of the most popular web browsers

  • noUiSlider 

JavaScript written range slider library with full multi-touch support

  • Falco

This solution is designed to audit your site automatically, giving you the WebPageTest results/reports 

  • ResponsiveViewer

A handy Chrome extension that allows testing responsive sites that may show different screens at once

  • npm 6.13.4 released 

Last of the bugfix release of this week, quit important - fixes the vulnerability

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   458

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