Pick date

This is a preview. All links and Twitter names have been removed. The full version of this content can be accessed only by patrons of this digest (after signing in). Become a patron by subscribing for $6/month.

WPD 685 • Service-Worker-Allowed header • “The card is the app” • TLS 1.3 in Firefox (hackathon demo)

  • Info

    • The Service-Worker-Allowed header overrides the service worker’s path restriction, spec w/ ex. (via)
  • Misc

    • DOM Standard adds once option (spec) to addEventListener API, commit (disc.)
      • “When set to true, options’s once member indicates that the callback will only be invoked once after which the event listener will be removed.”
  • Opinion

    • Search results as services: “The card is the app”, @………’s post
      • “In the future, Google will recommend new services to users before they even know they need them. And those users will interact with and transact with those services through cards, not bloated apps. Cards, not apps.”

  • Other

    • Mozilla and CloudFlare demo TLS 1.3 in Firefox at IETF hackathon, @………’s post
    • @………: ECDSA certificates offer significantly faster TLS handshakes (compared to RSA), post
    • HTML Standard adds customElements.whenDefined method, spec w/ ex. (commit)

RSS feed

Use this feed as a reminder to visit every day

@openwebdaily

2–3 tweets/day (the best stuff from each release)

GitHub repo

Use this repo to submit issues with the site

Subscriber features

If you find this digest useful, consider supporting it with a $6 monthly subscription. As a patron, you will get full access to past releases, an ability to perform searches on the entire dataset (release notes w/ examples), and an option to receive releases via email.

Payment options

  • Automatic monthly payment

  • One-time payment (½ or 1 year)

Note: PayPal only. (Other providers are not available in my country.) If you don’t want to have your credit/debit card connected to PayPal, you can just disconnect it immediately after making an one-time payment.

Notable subscribers

  • Keeping up with the ever-changing web is hard. Web Platform Daily is one of my favorite ways to do that and my absolute favorite format: simple, distilled, curated, and reliable.

    Chris Coyier’s avatarChris Coyier, designer at CodePen, writer at CSS-Tricks

  • Web Platform Daily is a fantastic way to stay on top of the latest front-end techniques, tools and resources. Very, very valuable.

    Vitaly Friedman’s avatarVitaly Friedman, editor-in-chief of Smashing Magazine

  • Web Platform Daily has quickly become not only an essential resource, but the essential resource. Nowhere else will you keep pace with the changing frontend landscape.

    Paul Irish’s avatarPaul Irish, developer advocate at Google

Open Web Platform Daily Digest

released Mon–Fri at 7 a.m. UTC (Local time?)
curated by Šime Vidas (Twitter, Gmail)

152 supporters