Frontend Fuel - Issue 33


Windows 10 mobile is no more. MS calls time on its mobile operating system (December 10, 2019).

Priority hints are being specced out and trialed in Chrome.

US courts can now order companies to make their sites WCAG 2.0 compliant.

General Reading

Thought provoking article around the skills involved in the world of Frontend development.

CSS Grid is now a thing. Soon browsers will ship the next version that allows for sub-grids.

An introduction to the css-contain CSS property currently being worked on by the Chromium team.

What’s the state of the 13 input types introduced by HTML5?


The Most Annoying Website - Feross Aboukhadijeh - JSConf US 2018 [36 mins]


Constrast Checker tool by Nick Colley and Dave House on the DS team.

WCAG 2.1 Contrast Visualisation by Nick Colley on the DS team.

vscode-browser-preview: A real browser preview inside your editor that you can debug.

Chrome 71 DevTools can help you pick an accessible colour scheme.


Why not bring back that look of Windows 98 to GitHub and relive the “good old days”.


Up Front Conf 2019 / March 22 / Manchester.

Frontend North East / April 3rd / Newcastle.

Afrotech Fest 2019 / April 12-14 / London.

UX London 2019 / May 29-31 / London.

Pixel Pioneers Bristol 2019 / June 7 / Bristol.

Lead Developer London 2019 / June 11-12 / London.


A 12 minute video about hikikomori. How half a million men in Japan have withdrawn from society and refuse to leave their bedrooms.