"Safari is not just a shitty browser, it's a shitty browser that forces itself on people. And that's the worst kind of shitty browser." - Lea Verou.
That’s a pretty bold statement! As developers, we care about two things: Beer, and Cutting edge dev. tools. It's time to upgrade your software, if your developer users are not happy. Apple being massively popular in the developer community,
should take a note of this.
Here are few other noteworthy news pieces from the past week:
Occulus Connect 3 🕶 Occulus’
third annual virtual reality developer conference, packed in a lot of awesome VR announcements. Watch this six minute gist to get upto speed.
React for VR 🌐 As
is seen in this tweet’s HelloWorld of VR example; the declarative goodness of React is going to be available for building VR experiences. 🎉👏🏼
results of the 9000+ developers’ survey on the State of JS ecosystem, are out. React or Angular 2? Do you really need Webpack? Recommended ways of dealing with CSS… and more!
Missed Lea Verou's AMA? 👊 Incredible answers on web standards, CSSWG, HCI research; including some bold statements on the current browser ecosystem. Check them out.