November 6, 2020
Welcome to Dev Awesome, the newsletter for awesome developers. This week we have another dose of interesting articles, tools and inspiration to supercharge your afternoon. Enjoy!
Meet Face ID and Touch ID for the Web
An in-depth look into an awesome upcoming API that will give us access to authentication methods like Face ID and Touch ID for the web.
Introducing Microsoft Edge preview builds for Linux
With this update Edge will be officially supported on Ubuntu, making it available for development and testing on all major desktop platforms.
Docker Tutorial for Beginners
Almost 3 hour long course that covers all important Docker concepts. Hosted on YouTube and completely free.
Responsive Grid Design: Ultimate Guide
Excellent tutorial on how to use the CSS grid to create precise responsive layouts.
The state of CSS 2020
The annual survey about everything CSS is now open and everyone is welcome to participate!
React v17.0 Released
This new release is a bit unusual - it adds no new features, instead focusing on improving the way React will be setup and upgraded in the future.
Detect GPU - Classify user's GPU capabilities
With this library you can run a 3D rendering benchmark and learn about the user's GPU, so you can tune graphically intensive tasks.
Butter Slider - Vanilla drag and hold slider
Super simple slider library with great performance and no dependencies
Free Favicon Maker - Tiny SVG favicon generator
SVG favicons have pretty good support these days, so here is a cool little app that lets you make a nice favicon in minutes.
Playwright - Node library to automate Chromium, WebKit and Firefox.
Write automated UI test for all the major browsers using a single, reliable API.
Pure CSS Product Card
Awesome interactive product card for a bike with included checkout and animated customization options.
Creating 3D Illustrations with CSS
Some great tips on making 3D CSS art from Ricardo Oliva Alonso, who we've featured on the newsletter many times.
IRA Design - Build your own amazing illustrations
Hand drawn, customizable SVGs that are 100% free for use in personal & commercial projects.
3D CSS Letter Transition on CodePen
A really complex and eye-catching title card with great animations and design.
Colorable - Tool for checking text and background color contrast
It's important to make sure the text and background colors in a design are compatible. This tool makes that super easy.