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This week in Web Dev Rev notes: the "schoolboy error" that can prevent Drupal's hook_uninstall from running; Eric Meyer talks about how he added grid to his existing design; Microsoft Edge is implementing CSS custom properties (similar to SASS); Google's landing page for open source projects (link no longer available); and finally, Microsoft announces free Microsoft Edge testing through BrowserStack.
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Refined brand implementation update
This week in Web Dev Rev notes: Drupal revamps the project applications process, meaning goodbye project applications, hello security advisory opt-in; searching the Drupal issue queue for issues tagged against PHP 7; the sideways dictionary defines tech terms using analogies; 7 solutions for more accessible SVGs; and about the generator-unable-to-provide-required-alt attribute for images, and when you'd use it.
This week in Web Dev Rev notes: Drupal logos taking part in outdoor activities; Eric Meyer had some problems with Chrome's grid implementation that later seemed to be traced to extensions; how code reviews are worth their weight in gold; Animista, a site for for CSS animations on demand (link no longer available); getting started with CSS grid; how the next step for responsive design is designing for virtual reality; Google's new JPG compression method reduces file sizes/improves quality; and finally, changes introduced in Firefox 52 include the new grid inspector.
This week in Web Dev Rev notes: the new features coming to Drupal 8.3; a look at using Composer instead of Drush make to build Drupal profiles, which could be handy with drush make support being dropped from Drush 9; a Composer template for Drupal projects; a look at some draft product goals for Drupal 8.4/8.5+, and a place to give feedback on those goals; Dries looks at making Drupal upgrades easy forever and the path to Drupal 9; some CSS pro tips; Eric Meyer's thoughts on grid layout; Rachel Andrew's thoughts on grid layout; Firefox 52 shipped with grid support and a grid visualizer/inspector tool; a look at the PHP 5.6 "splat" operator; some new properties for CSS's background-repeat; and - as a late addition - a note that Chrome 57 just shipped with CSS grid support.
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