Frontend Weekly Digest (4–10 Feb 2019)

This week we issue a really huge selection of all the essential news you might have missed on Front-end development. Make sure to check the latest updates on CSS, HTML, and JavaScript.


Where Do You Learn HTML & CSS in 2019?
 • PWAs on iOS 12.2 beta: the good, the bad, and the “not sure yet if good”


A Guide To CSS Support In Browsers
 • Using the Little-Known CSS element() Function to Create a Minimap Navigator
 • Pure CSS lettering, a bad and fun idea
 • How to create a beating heart with pure CSS for your valentine
 • The only reason your CSS fails


New JavaScript Features That Will Change How You Write Regex
 • How to Beat 5 Common JavaScript Interview Challenges
 • React vs. Vue (Exact Todo App) By Example
 • 7 JavaScript Templating Engines with Code Examples
 • First thoughts on Deno, the JavaScript/TypeScript run-time
 • Obfuscated javascript, scam emails, and American Express


Firefox 66 to block automatically playing audible video and audio
 • Opera browser VPN coming to Android
 • Google Chrome dark mode on Windows 10 and macOS respects system-wide setting w/ latest Canary release
 • Microsoft security chief: IE is not a browser, so stop using it as your default
 • [Updated] Google is Testing a “Never-Slow Mode” for Chrome