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Weekly Platform News: Feature Policy, Signed Exchanges, iOS browsers

👋 Hey folks! This is the first edition of a new weekly update we’ll be posting that covers timely news at the intersection of development …

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CSS-Tricks Chronicle XXXV

I like to do these little roundups of things going on with myself, this site, and the other sites that are part of the CSS-Tricks …

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The Thinking Behind Simplifying Event Handlers

Events are used to respond when a user clicks somewhere, focuses on a link with their keyboard, and changes the text in a form. When …

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A responsive grid layout with no media queries

Andy Bell made a really cool demo that shows us how to create a responsive grid layout without any media queries at all. It happens …

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WordPress 5.2 “Jaco” is available for update

Keeping Sites Safer Source: https://wordpress.org/news/2019/05/jaco/ Version 5.2 of WordPress, named “Jaco” in honor of renowned and revolutionary jazz bassist Jaco Pastorius, is available for download or …

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Tech News 36

A Few Functional Uses for Intersection Observer to Know When an Element is in View

You might not know this, but JavaScript has stealthily accumulated quite a number of observers in recent times, and Intersection Observer is a part of …

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Joomla 3.9.6 Release

Joomla 3.9.6 is now available. This is a security fix release for the 3.x series of Joomla which addresses one security vulnerability and contains over …

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Why, How, and When to Use Semantic HTML and ARIA

Semantic HTML and Accessible Rich Internet Applications (ARIA) help create interfaces that work for everyone in the most performant, robust, and simple way possible. They …

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Tech News 33

The Place of UX

Every time “UX” comes out of my mouth or is typed by my fingers, I think, “did I just use that term correctly?” It feels …

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Tech News 33

A CSS Golfing Exercise

Code golfing is a type of programming where the goal is to accomplish a task using as few bytes as possible. CSSBattle is a code …

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A Conspiracy to Kill IE6

Chris Zacharias published a few notes about why the team at YouTube added a banner that asked users to switch from IE6 to a more …

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How to Use Motion Effects to Animate Images (Rotate, Scale, Scroll & Transparency)

In this guide, we run through 4 different Motion Effects tutorials, giving you a comprehensive overview of adding interactions and animations to any WordPress site. …

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Tech News 43

Cronjob Backdoors

Attackers commonly rely on backdoors to easily gain reentry and maintain control over a website. They also use PHP functions to further deepen the level …

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Making the Move from jQuery to Vue

As someone who has used jQuery for many. years and has recently become a Vue convert, I thought it would be an interesting topic to …

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Currently Reading: Progressive Web Apps by Jason Grisby

I’ve been reading Jason Grigsby’s new book on progressive web apps this past week and it’s exciting. Jason explains what PWAs are and how they …

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Tech News 33

Split

Jeremy on the divide between the core languages of the web, and all the tooling that exists to produce code in those languages: On the …

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Making Web Components for Different Contexts

This article isn’t about how to build web components. Caleb Williams already wrote a comprehensive guide about that recently. Let’s talk about how to work …

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Naming things to improve accessibility

I like the this wrap-up statement from Hidde de Vries: In modern browsers, our markup becomes an accessibility tree that ultimately informs what our interface …

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How Stolen Ecommerce Data is Sold on the Darknet

We have recently published posts regarding banking malware and some of the ways it uses compromised websites to infect victim’s devices (smartphones, computers, POS terminals). …

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The Many Ways of Getting Data Into Charts

Data is available everywhere nowadays, whether it’s in a plain text file, a REST API, an online Google sheet… you name it! It’s that variety …

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Tech News 33

Earth day, API’s and sunshine.

Cassie Evans showcases some really nifty web design ideas and explores using the API provided by the company her team over at Clearleft recently hired …

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12 Essential Tips to Making Your Portfolio Website Stand Out

Having a portfolio website in 2019 is a must. Not sure about it? In this post, we will show you why building your portfolio is …

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