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This week's Web Dev Rev notes are: MiniCamp Atlanta is a virtual Drupal camp happening on Friday the 16th; Drupal 7.55 and Drupal 8.3.3 were released; where Drupal 8's Webform module came from, and where it's going; some concerns about requiring Composer for CMSes; CSS's text-decoration-skip for underline appearance control; Safari Technology Preview 31 release notes; some sites are going back to the bad old days of requiring a specific browser; and finally, a demo site for variable web fonts.
After a guest week last week, there are plenty of Web Dev Rev notes this week: Drupal creator Dries Buytaert takes on a new role; how Drupal 8 and Composer can be friends; notes on how to write a Drupal 8 installation profile; how Drupal 8 configuration management can work with multi-site; a selection of interesting/potentially useful Drupal 8 modules: Configuration Split, Config Ignore, Config Filter, and Default Content; the Style Guide, Retina Images, and Real-time SEO modules for Drupal 7 and 8; the SiteDiff tool to see differences between two versions of a website; user facing state; the difference between URLs and URIs; Emoji on the web (and how Microsoft Edge is the only browser to support every colour font format); how Chrome won; a case for Firefox; little Git tips; an issue to discuss neat Git tips; a script to visually select Git branches to check out; a love letter to CSS; and finally, some fun tooltip animations.
This week, Web Dev Rev guest host Liam Morland brought forward the following Drupal-related Web Dev Rev notes: things that are new on Drupal.org in April; insight into Drupal Association financials; and finally, an update from the April 26th Drupal Association board meeting.
This week in Web Dev Rev notes: this year's Drupal North has been moved from July to August; DrupalCon opens its North American RFP and shares the details of what needs to be submitted; a look at the history of CSS fonts; a Git repo for images with the EXIF orientation flag set, for testing rotation of images; fallbacks you might use for CSS grid; the experimental layout lab of Jen Simmons; and a way to autocorrect your typos in Git commands.
This week in Web Dev Rev notes: Acquia's build and launch tools for Drupal 8; Drupalize.me offers free memberships for Drupal 8 project maintainers; popular Drupal comment spam filter Mollom is shutting down; new deprecation handling in Drupal 8; how to combine fonts in CSS to get the characters you want; and finally, design considerations when placing text on images.
This week, Web Dev Rev guest host Eric Bremner brought forward these Web Dev Rev notes: DrupalCon Baltimore has just ended; the next North American DrupalCon will be in Nashville; a look at what's coming in Chrome 58; a look at how early Nintendo programming worked without a keyboard; a post about the myth of software time estimations that got its author fired; and finally, a look at what programming languages are used late at night.
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