Firefox 97, Vivaldi 5.1, Safari Technology Preview 140, Ember.js 4.2.0, Node v17.5.0, npm 8.5.0, and more | Front End News #052

Firefox 97, Vivaldi 5.1, Safari Technology Preview 140, Ember.js 4.2.0, Node v17.5.0, npm 8.5.0, and more

— Front End News #052 —

This issue is once more dominated by browser news. Firefox 97 is rolling out - make sure your browser received de update. Vivaldi released version 5.1 for both desktop and Android users. Mac users can now try Safari Technology Preview 140. And the software updates include Ember.js 4.2.0, Node v17.5.0, npm 8.5.0, and more.


Browser news

Firefox

This week is the turn for Firefox to release an update. Here are the main features that arrive in Firefox 97:

More information can be found in the official release notes.

Vivaldi

Vivaldi rolled out the 5.1 update, using the full capabilities of Chromium 98. Desktop users can now scroll through their open tabs. Android users get some extra performance and a lot of new customization options.

WebKit

Safari Technology Preview 140 is now available. As someone focused on CSS, I can only applaud these new features and I can't wait to see them part of the main build:

More details are available in the official release notes.


Software updates and releases


Wrapping things up

That's about all I have for this issue. If you enjoyed this newsletter, there are a couple of ways to support it. You can share the link to this issue on social media, and follow this newsletter on Twitter. Each one of these helps me out, and I would appreciate your consideration.

Have a great and productive week, keep yourselves safe, spend as much time as possible with your loved ones, and I will see you again next time!

Join the Front End News family

Receive the latest #FrontEndNews straight in your inbox, every Monday.

No spam, ever! Your email won't be shared with anyone else and you can opt-out at any time.