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New in Chrome 62

Chrome 62 improves the network information API with network quality indicators, support for OpenType Variable Fonts has landed and you can now capture and process media streams from HTMLMediaElements with the Media Capture from DOM elements API.

Lighthouse 2.5 Updates

Five new audits, the chrome-launcher standalone Node module, and a new throttling guide.

What's New In DevTools (Chrome 63)

Multi-client remote debugging, push notifications with custom data, and Workspaces 2.0.

Animating a Blur

A few tricks are necessary to animate a blur efficiently.

The Intl.PluralRules API

The `Intl.PluralRules` API enables performant internationalized pluralizations.

WebVR changes in Chrome 62

Learn about what is changing in the WebVR API

Abortable fetch

Aborting fetches using a new web primitive – The abort controller

An event for CSS position:sticky

Using position: sticky and IntersectionObserver together to determine when elements become sticky. Apply scroll effects without scroll events!

Sensors For The Web!

Sensors are used in many native applications to enable advanced features. Wouldn't it be nice to bridge the gap between native and the web? You can do it with Generic Sensor API, which is available for Origin Trials in Chrome 62.

Deprecations and Removals in Chrome 62

A round up of the deprecations and removals in Chrome 62 to help you plan. In this version, more restrictions on insecure origins and a change to the shadow-piercing descendant combinator.

More Updates

Autoplay Policy Changes

Learn best practices for good user experiences with the new autoplay policies in Chrome, coming January 2018. Read more

Picture In Picture (PiP)

Let's discuss a Web API that would allow websites to create a floating video window over the desktop Read more

Audio/Video Updates in Chrome 62

Offline playback with persistent licenses and Widevine L1 on Android, video track optimizations, automatic video fullscreen when device is rotated, customizable seekable range on live MS streams, FLAC in MP4 with MSE are here! Read more

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