Weekly Reads | October 19th

The most interesting development related links the team read about this week, summarized by @jurekbarth

1. Removing jQuery from GitHub.com frontend
An interesting read of how Github is removing jQuery from its codebase and what comes next.

2. It’s time to start using CSS Custom Properties
Using a CSS preprocessors are used widely. One of the main advantages are variables, it’s time to rethink if you use them or the “new” custom css properties.

3. Windows 95 in Electron
Remember Windows 95 or want to test IE ;) Impressive project.

4. Service Worker Cookbooks
Handy list of service worker examples.

5. Intro to Web Push Notification
Have you ever wondered how to get push notifications to work? Read that guide.

Happy Weekend 👋