Safari Technology Preview 149, the Chrome Dev Insider, Ember 4.5, Node v18.6.0, Vite 3.0, and more | Front End News #073

Safari Technology Preview 149, the Chrome Dev Insider, Ember 4.5, Node v18.6.0, Vite 3.0, and more

— Front End News #073 —

It has been another quiet week in the web industry. The WebKit team released Safari Technology Preview 149. The Chrome Dev Insider is back with an edition focused on CSS and UI. The software updates section features Ember 4.5, Node v18.6.0, Vite 3.0, and more. And I got a few fresh front-end resources to make your work easier.


Browser news

Chrome

The Chrome Dev Insider is back with an edition focused on CSS and UI. Rachel Andrew interviews two other awesome ladies: Una Kravets, DevRel lead for Web UI and Devtools, and Nicole Sullivan, the Product Manager for Web UI who focuses on CSS and HTML APIs.

WebKit

The WebKit team released Safari Technology Preview 149. This update includes support for AVIF images, some fixes for CSS Container Queries, and a lot more.


Software updates and releases


Front End Resources

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Wrapping things up

I am taking a break from this newsletter for the next several weeks. It's vacation season and there is not that much happening at this time. I have my own vacation planned and I want to spend more time with my family. Hopefully, I will also find time to work some more on the website and improve it a bit more.


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