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WPD 535: Chrome adds history.scrollRestoration, warnings vs errors in Nu Html Checker, Wikipedia improves first paint times with async JS

  • News

    • history.scrollRestoration ships in Chrome Canary, source
      • This History API extension (unofficial spec) enables web authors to explicitly disable the browser’s default scroll restoration behavior (in order to implement their own custom scroll restoration logic).
  • Info

    • @……… explains the difference between errors and warnings in Nu Html Checker’s results, post
  • Content

    • Chrome DevTools update (Canary): Adding custom network throttling profiles, @………’s gif

  • Other

    • Wikipedia now loads all JavaScript asynchronously (this change has improved first paint times), source
    • @………: “For the first time, all of W3C’s active Working Groups now operate in public”, post

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