Weekly Platform News

August 9, 2019

Weekly Platform News: CSS font-style: oblique, webhin browser extension, CSS Modules V1

In this week’s roundup, variable fonts get oblique, a new browser extension for linting, and the very first version of CSS Modules. Use font-style: oblique on […]
August 1, 2019

Weekly Platform News: Preventing Image Loads with the Picture Element, the Web We Want, Svg Styles Are Not Scoped

In this week’s week roundup of browser news, a trick for loading images conditionally using the picture element, your chance to tell bowser vendors about the […]
July 30, 2019

Weekly news: Truncating muti-line text, calc() in custom property values, Contextual Alternates

In this week’s roundup, WebKit’s method for truncating multi-line text gets some love, a note on calculations using custom properties, and a new OpenType feature that […]
July 18, 2019

Weekly Platform News: CSS ::marker pseudo-element, pre-rendering web components, adding Webmention to your site

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. In this week’s roundup: datepickers are giving keyboard users headaches, a new web component compiler that helps […]
July 11, 2019

Weekly Platform News: HTML Inspection in Search Console, Global Scope of Scripts, Babel env Adds defaults Query

In this week’s look around the world of web platform news, Google Search Console makes it easier to view crawled markup, we learn that custom properties […]
June 14, 2019

Weekly Platform News: CSS Scroll Snap, Opera GX, PWA Install Icon

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. In this week’s roundup, Chrome is adding an install option for Progressive Web Apps, Opera GX comes […]
June 7, 2019

Weekly Platform News: Feature Policy, ECMAScript i18n API, Packaged PWAs

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. New Feature Policy API in Chrome Pete LePage: You can use the document.featurePolicy.allowedFeatures method in Chrome to […]
May 31, 2019

Weekly Platform News: Favicon Guidelines, Accessibility Testing, Web Almanac

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. Google posts guidelines for defining favicons Jamie Leach: Google Search now displays favicons in search results on […]
May 24, 2019

Weekly Platform News: Mozilla WebThings, Internet Explorer mode, GraphQL

Šime posts regular content for web developers on webplatform.news. Mozilla WebThings provides complete privacy for user data If you, like many we surveyed, are also concerned […]