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Chrome 102, DigitalOcean Functions, Safari Technology Preview 146, TypeScript 4.7, WordPress 6, and more Front End News #066 May 30, 2022

Chrome rolls out the 102 update. DigitalOcean launches Functions, their serverless computing solution. You can browse the web with Vivaldi in any Renault car running the OpenR Link system. Safari Technology Preview 146 is now available. Wolvic, the WebXR browser developed by Ingalia, has reached version 0.9.6. And the software updates section has a number of big names this week, such as TypeScript 4.7, WordPress 6, and more.

Safari 15.5 is here, Brave 1.38 for iOS, Angular 14 RC, Node v18.2.0, and more Front End News #065 May 23, 2022

Safari 15.5 brings three new features and many bug fixes and improvements. Brave has released the 1.38 update for iOS users. And the software update highlights are Angular 14 RC, Node v18.2.0, and more.

Google I/O 2022 Roundup, the State of Frontend in 2022, Edge Secure Network, Polypane 9, and more Front End News #064 May 16, 2022

Explore the roundup of Google I/O 2022. The Software House published a report on the State of Frontend in 2022. Microsoft is adding a free built-in VPN to the Edge browser. Polypane 9 has been released. And the software updates section features Hexo 6.2, pnpm v7.1, Solid v1.4, and more.

Celebrating Firefox 100, Safari Technology Preview 144, Mocha 10, npm 8.9.0, and more Front End News #063 May 9, 2022

Firefox 100 update rolled out to users. The release notes for Chrome 101 are finally available. Mac users can explore the new Safari Technology Preview 144. And the software updates of the week include mocha v10.0.0, npm v8.9.0, and more.

Chrome 101, MDN Plus updates, Brave 1.38, Edge 101, Node v16.15.0 (LTS), React 18.1.0, and more Front End News #062 May 2, 2022

Chrome 101 is rolling out to users out there. There are updates to the MDN Plus program. Brave 1.38 and Microsoft Edge 101 have also been released. And the software release section features Node v16.15.0 (LTS), React 18.1.0, and more.

Netlify launched Edge Functions, Deno 1.21, Electron 18, Ember 4.3, Node 18, Nuxt 3 RC, and more Front End News #061 April 25, 2022

Netlify launched Edge Functions powered by Deno. And there are many important releases, such as Deno 1.21, Electron 18, Ember 4.3, Node 18, Nuxt 3 RC, and more.

Contributors wanted for the 2022 Web Almanac, DuckDuckGo Beta for Mac, the Chrome Dev Insider, TypeScript 4.7 Beta, and more Front End News #060 April 18, 2022

The future 2022 Web Almanac needs contributors to become a reality. Chrome Devs share Insider news. DuckDuckGo launches the Beta browsing app for Mac. And TypeScript 4.7 Beta is the highlight of the week's releases.

Firefox 99, Vivaldi 5.2, Safari Technology Preview 143, Astro 1.0 Beta, Node v17.9.0, RedwoodJS 1.0, and more Front End News #059 April 11, 2022

Firefox 99 is rolling out, Vivaldi released version 5.2 for Android and desktop, and macOS users can try Safari Technology Preview 143. The Microsoft Edge team continues to work on the transition from the old IE to the new Edge browser. And the highlights of the software updates section include Astro 1.0 Beta, Node v17.9.0, RedwoodJS 1.0, and more.

Chrome 100, Mozilla's vision for the Web, Jobs for UA designers and devs, Edge 100, Electron 18, React 18, and more Front End News #058 April 4, 2022

Chrome and Edge reach version 100. Mozilla presented their vision for the future of the Web. Smashing Magazine published a list of job sources for displaced designers and developers from Ukraine. And the software updates section features Electron 18, React 18, and more.

MDN Plus, Safari Technology Preview 142, Node v17.8.0, Parcel v2.4.0, and more Front End News #057 March 28, 2022

Mozilla introduced MDN Plus. Safari Technology Preview 142 brings support for CSS Subgrid and CSS Container Queries. And the software updates section includes Node v17.8.0, Parcel v2.4.0, and more.