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Reliable

Reliable

Load instantly and never show the downasaur, even in uncertain network conditions.

Fast

Fast

Respond quickly to user interactions with silky smooth animations and no janky scrolling.

Engaging

Engaging

Feel like a natural app on the device, with an immersive user experience.

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Issues #11

Issue #11

PWA Tips Monthly Newsletter

Issue #11 | July 17, 2018

What's New?

🔥 JS Cost

A JavaScript cost visualization tool.

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Wordpress plugin for PWA

WordPress feature plugin to bring Progressive Web Apps (PWA) to Core.

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Introduction to Feature Policy

Feature Policy allows web developers to selectively enable, disable, and modify the behavior of certain APIs and web features in the browser. It's like CSP but instead of controlling security, it controls features!

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🎨 Carbon CLI

Beautiful images of your code — from right inside your terminal.

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Experimenting with First Input Delay

The goal of the Chrome User Experience Report is to help the web community understand the distribution and evolution of real user performance.

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🎧 Track

A WebGL Experiment by Little Workshop<

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Browser Updates

Site Isolation for Web Developers

Chrome 67 on desktop has a new feature called Site Isolation enabled by default.

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Safari Technology Preview v60

Changed CSS Animations to take precedence over CSS Transitions, dark mode, Fixed all non-Same-Site cookies getting marked as Same-Site Strict in the Storage tab etc.

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See what’s new in Firefox! v61.0.1

Re-allowed downloading files from FTP sites via the "Save Link As" option when linked from HTTP pages, Web pages no longer lose focus when a browser popup window is opened and more

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IDE's & Text Editor Updates

VSCode v1.25 Updates

Grid editor layout - Custom horizontal and vertical editor layout, Outline view - Symbol tree outline and navigation for your documents, Portable Mode and more

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Articles & Tutorials

When 7 KB Equals 7 MB

After browsing the app a few more times, it became clear the error would occur after a small number of images were added to the cache storage by the service worker.

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Impact of Page Weight on Load Time

Over the years it has been fun to track website page weight by comparing it to milestones such as the size of a floppy disk (1.44MB), the size of the original install size of DOOM (2.39MB) and when it hit 3MB last summer.

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Seedbank - Machine Learning Examples

We call them "seeds". Each seed is a machine learning example you can start playing with. Explore, learn and grow them into whatever you like.

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Whats new in React Native v0.56 🎉

Babel 7, Modernizing Android support, New Node, Xcode, React, and Flow – oh my! and more

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Progressive Web Apps in the HTTP Archive

In this document, we present three different approaches and discuss their particular pros and cons for extracting data about Progressive Web Apps (PWA) from the HTTP Archive.

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