Weekly Digest 28/2021

by Shyam

Welcome to my Weekly Digest #28.

This weekly digest contains a lot of interesting and inspiring articles, videos, tweets, podcasts, and designs I consumed during this week.

Interesting articles to read

Starting with Version 15, Safari supports the theme-color <meta> tag both on macOS and iOS.

Some great videos I watched this week

The web browser is one of the most sophisticated tools on the planet. Today we look at 21 tricks, tips, and lesser-known features in Chrome Dev Tools that will make your life easier as a web developer.

by Fireship

It’s finally time for me to tackle a JavaScript (p5.js) implementation of the “arrival” steering behavior from Craig Reynolds’ 1999 paper Steering Behaviors For Autonomous Characters!

by Daniel Shiffman

MongoDB is the world’s most popular document database with powerful capabilities like full-text search, geospatial queries, data aggregation, and more.

by Fireship

Astro is an open-source tool that can build static HTML websites using popular frontend JavaScript frameworks (React, Vue, Svelte), while loading fully interactive components as needed.

by Fireship
by Google Chrome Developers

Useful GitHub repositories

Information gathering & OSINT framework for phone numbers

Generate UML diagram from textual description

Essential metrics for a healthy site.

dribbble shots

by Ghulam Rasool
by Julius Branding
by Afshin T2Y
by Conceptzilla
by Izmahsa


Picked Pens

by Steve Gardner
by Lea Rosema

Podcasts worth listening

This episode is about the very available CSS values inherit, initial, unset, and revert. We'll help explain what they are, what they do, and when to use them.

In this episode of Syntax, Scott and Wes talk about everything coming in React 18!

Thank you for reading, talk to you next week, and stay safe! 👋