Issue #3

PWA Tips Monthly Newsletter

Issue #3 | May 4th, 2017

What's New?

Verge defaults to HTTPS

The Verge now serves 100 percent of its pages on HTTPS by default, which was a significant undertaking.

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9GAG PWA

9GAG launches it's PWA

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PacMan Game

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BreakLock

A hybrid of Mastermind and the Android pattern lock. A game you gonna love to hate.

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Bubble.

360° image viewer from Samsung Internet

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Browser Updates

Chrome 59 Beta.

Headless Chromium, native notifications on macOS, and service worker navigation preload.

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Safari Technology Preview 29.

Safari Technology Preview Release 29 is now available for download for macOS Sierra.

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Mozilla Developer Edition 54.

New inspector and debugger features, MDN help in the netmonitor, and more.

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Egde update.

Improved JavaScript performance, WebAssembly, and Shared Memory in Microsoft Edge.

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Firefox is dropping Aurora.

Android app will become Firefox Nightly.

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Articles & Tutorials

Getting Started with Headless Chrome.

Headless Chrome is shipping in Chrome 59. It's a way to run the Chrome browser in a headless environment.

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PWA workshop at Google.

PWA workshop at Google.

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Wait, WebP is actually worth it.

But perhaps therein lies the danger with WebP.

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Optimizing React's performance

If you're benchmarking or experiencing performance problems in your React apps.

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new Namshi

Rebuilding our mobile website: Express & React meet fun & profit

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Re-architected DOM tree

A text-centric design.

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Evaluate Performance

Get Started With Analyzing Runtime Performance.

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Real World JS performance.

V8 performance optimizations improved Chrome's Speedometer score by 25-35% over the past year.

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Comparison of HTTP and HTTP/2.

Why you should move from HTTP to HTTPS and why you should add support to HTTP/2.

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