Fortnightly internal newsletters

Frontend Fuel - Issue 49

Firefox blocks third-party cookies and crypto mining by default, TLS 1.0 and 1.1 disabled in Safari tech preview release.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 48

Webkit has published a Tracking Prevention Policy, New beta version of MS Edge and FTP support being removed from Chrome.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 47

Chrome makes some UI changes to the address bar and native lazy loading is enabled by default.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 46

GOV.UK Frontend 3.0.0 is released with a new font and colours, as well as an update to the Prototype Kit. Blog posts explaining the changes are published too.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 44

GitHub acquires Pull Panda and Service Workers are coming to a Google search near you!

Frontend Fuel - Issue 43

Firefox enables Enhanced Tracking Protection, Incognito mode can't be detected in Chrome and GOV.UK Frontend gets a new release.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 42

W3C and the WHATWG start to collaborate, Microsoft Edge 75 is coming and GOV.UK Frontend gets a new release.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 41

'IE Mode' is coming to Edge Chromium, `font-display` is now an option with Google Fonts and GitHub gets a registry.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 38

Firefox tried to reduce notification spam, the Guardian gets a new rendering layer and GOV.UK Prototype Kit gets a new release.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 37

Firefox starts blocking audio and video by default, Android users get to choose their browser after being fined by the European Commission.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 36

Chrome gets an urgent security update, WebAuthn becomes officially recommended and new Edge looks like Chrome.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 35

Microsoft says Internet Explorer as your default browser is bad and .dev domains coming very too.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 34

Play store now accepts PWAs, Firefox 66 mutes the web, Do Not Track is dead and so is IE10.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 33

Windows 10 mobile end-of-life announced, Priority hints spec released and the US courts can force WCAG 2.0 compliancy.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 32

GitHub announces unlimited private repos and GOV.UK Frontend gets a new release with 2 new components.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 31

Microsoft is replacing Edge with a Chromium based browser, moving away from the EdgeHTML rendering engine.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 30

State of JavaScript stats for 2018, event-stream gets hacked and GOV.UK Frontend gets a new release.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 29

HTTP/3 becomes official and Chrome 71 will start to crack-down on sites that show abusive behaviors.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 28

A new version of GOV.UK Frontend and the Prototype kit are released, Google launches reCAPTCHA v3.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 27

RawGit is shutting down, Firefox gets WebP support and GitHub adds a new feature called actions.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 26

Chrome clamps down on extension security, Flexbox is everywhere and MDN looks for backing from users.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 25

GOV.UK Frontend v2.0.0 is released, AMP moves towards open governance and Microsoft is up to its old tricks again.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 24

Chrome can disable JS on slow networks, AMP is taking over the web and needs to be stopped and Chrome turns 10 years old.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 23

China releases Google Chrome, NPM ups its security and native lazy loading comes to the web.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 22

Creative coding in 13KB of JS, Chrome 69 goes beta and Let's Encrypt is trusted by all major root programmes.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 20

Npm module eslint-scope is compramised, Chrome ^& is released and CSS-nesting is becoming a proposal.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 19

Service Manual guidance around IE8-10, Firefox 61's new accessibility inspector great and research into JavaScript is used across industries.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 18

Microsoft aquires GitHub, Chrome 67 hits stable and WCAG 2.1 becomes a W3C recommendation.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 17

Mozilla publish a health report, Sublime gets a new release and a number of banks forget to check their changes with a11y users.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 15

Firefox nightly gets a new tool, the Accessibility Inspector and the big three browser vendors back the new Web Authentication API.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 14

Mozilla tackling Facebook tracking, Sensor APIs are now W3C Candidate Recommendations and MDN is bringing interactive examples to their web docs.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 12

Discussions on security of 3rd party CSS, Flash is nearly dead and PhantomJS stops development.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 11

Progressive web apps landed in Edge, Google is adding AMP support to emails and Chrome enables ad-blocking.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 10

Service workers as they land in macOS Safari and iOS Safari, Google Chrome is to implement image lazy loading natively, Web Content Accessibility Guidelines (WCAG) 2.1 is now a Candidate Recommendation.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 9

The AMP team are making changes to how AMP URL's work, Google Chrome autoplay policies will change in January, TC39 recommends the use of semicolons to stop future ASI issues.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 8

Chrome to start blocking non-standard ads from Feb 15th, security issues with Intel CPU's and is Chrome becoming the new IE6?

Frontend Fuel - Issue 7

A huge security issue was recently tweeted, Google's AI built an AI that outperforms any created by humans, Google is shutting down Chrome Apps.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 6

Firefox 57 (Quantum) has been released, WebAssembly support is now shipping in all major browsers and OWASP top 10 security risks for 2017.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 5

Netflix removed client-side rendering using React, Samsung Internet 6.2 released, CSS Grid specifications landed with the release of Edge 16.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 4

Chrome to stop in-browser cryptocurrency miners, Firebug has now reached end-of-life, collaboration with Microsoft & Google around the MDN Web Docs.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 3

Edge is coming to iOS soon, Chrome 62 brings a whole bunch of new features to play with in the DevTools.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 2

World Wide Web Consortium abandons consensus, standardizes DRM with 58.4% support, React relicensed under MIT.

Frontend Fuel - Issue 1

Wordpress are to stop using React, Advertisers don’t like Safari's the new cookie blocking and auto-play to be disabled in Chrome 64.