Production Progressive Web Apps with JavaScript Frameworks

This last week at Google I/O, Addy Osmani announced some amazing developer resources for creating Progressive Web Applications (PWAs) that prioritize performance with JavaScript Frameworks. This is a really valuable contribution to the community. A lot of people want better performance for their framework of choice but can’t get buy-in for time and resources to devote to this kind of endeavor. The ability to start with a baseline of high performance and good lighthouse scores…

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This 20-Month-Old Went Missing From Her Father’s House. Then Her Blood Was Found Near The Bed

Image: via Crime Watch Daily It’s just before Christmas in the small city of Waterville, Maine and little Ayla Reynolds is staying with her dad. As he tells the story, he puts her to bed wearing green spotted pajamas emblazoned with the words “Daddy’s Princess.” But the next morning, Ayla has disappeared. Her family is distraught – but is there more to the story than meets the eye? The post This 20-Month-Old Went Missing From…

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A Unified Styling Language

This article by Mark Dalgleish will go down as one of the most important front-end development articles of 2017. It’s about the hot topic that is “CSS in JavaScript”. Mark walks us through how that’s actually not a simple and singular idea, but a continuum of concepts and implementations. There are lots of projects that all approach it in different ways. It’s likely that the best ways are the projects that actually generate real CSS.…

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After This 12-Year-Old Girl Took A Blow To The Head, A Scan Revealed Her Parents’ Worst Nightmare

1 http://www.liftable.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/04/elbowsaveslife.jpg The doctors devestating news filled Briannas parents with shock and dread as they paced the hospital waiting room waiting to see their daughter. Their 12-year-old child’s brain scans had been scrutinised and there was no doubt about what had been discovered. But little did they know that through the discovery, their daughters life had been miraculously saved. SOURCE NOTES https://www.gofundme.com/pnz3r-briannas-hospital-stay We arrived at Helen Devos Children’s Hospital and within minutes they decided to do a…

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Researchers Studied The Effects Of High-Intensity Workouts – And Came To A Stunning Conclusion

Image: Alexander Redl If you’re anything like us, it can sometimes be hard to switch off the TV or put down your cell phone and go exercise. However, shocking evidence from a new study might just change your entire approach to exercise. Because regularly doing some tough workouts could, quite literally, change your life forever. The post Researchers Studied The Effects Of High-Intensity Workouts – And Came To A Stunning Conclusion appeared first on Scribol.com.

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This Stray Pit Bull Cowered In The Bushes From The Storm – Before Rescuers Saw What She Was Hiding

Image: YouTube/Hope For Paws – Official Rescue Channel When rescuers first found Rainbow hiding in the bushes, rain was lashing down on them. She had curled up in the foliage to keep warm, but the team knew they had to move her. But, as they did so, they discovered that she was hiding an incredible secret. The post This Stray Pit Bull Cowered In The Bushes From The Storm – Before Rescuers Saw What She…

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The 19 Most Terrible Movie Endings Ever To Hit Theater Screens

Image: YouTube/Movieclips Few things are quite as infuriating as a bad movie climax. After all, when you devote two hours or more of your life to a film, you at least want that film to have a satisfying finish. Well, the directors on this list must’ve missed the memo, as they’re responsible for ending their movies in some of the most nonsensical and illogical ways possible. And whether they employ a cheap plot twist or…

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When This Computer Engineer Bride Realized She Had No Girlfriends, She Asked Her Bros Along Instead

Image: Facebook/Rebeca Abrantes / Facebook/Rebeca Abrantes It was time for this bride to get ready for her big day. And her unconventional group of best friends were there to help her every step of the way. But when the photographer started snapping away, he couldn’t keep a straight face… The post When This Computer Engineer Bride Realized She Had No Girlfriends, She Asked Her Bros Along Instead appeared first on Scribol.com.

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After This Abused Dog Was Abandoned By His Owners, He Lived Alone On A Roadside Armchair For Days

Image: Facebook/Rescue Dogs Rock NYC Duke the dog just couldn’t seem to catch a break. Humans had abused him all his life and now they’d abandoned him. So, with nowhere in the world left to go, he curled up on an abandoned couch where he lived in the cold and the rain. The post After This Abused Dog Was Abandoned By His Owners, He Lived Alone On A Roadside Armchair For Days appeared first on…

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Snap Animation States

There are many ways to make icons for a website. Inline SVG is scalable, easy to modify with CSS, and can even be animated. If you’re interested in learning more about the merits of using inline SVG, I recommend reading Inline SVG vs Icon Fonts. With ever increasing browser support, there’s never been a better time to start working with SVGs. Snap Animation States is a JavaScript plugin built around Snap.svg to help create and…

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