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Yet Another Newsletter LOL - Issue #57: Sneezing & Farting?

Nick Taylor
Nick Taylor
Another week, another newsletter. Let’s get to it!

Around the Web
A great post from my old coworker Vaidehi Joshi.
Introducing even more security enhancements to npm | The GitHub Blog
Move over JavaScript: Back-end languages are coming to the front-end · GitHub
Jhey is a legend. I’m always amazed at his talent and creativity. 🔥
Jhey 🔨🐻✨
✨ CSS Tip! (or Trick 🤔) ✨

Use the mask property to mask(hide) parts of an element

Use it to create a faux 3D content scroller 🤿

.track {
mask: radial-gradient(transparent 0 30%, black 30%)
50% 20vmin / 250% 100%,

👉 via @CodePen
Fun Stuff
Words of Wisdom for the Week
Vic 🌮
@LBacaj Being kind is so easy and can be the default state, instead people choose the hard path way too often.
VS Code Tip of the Week
VS Code Tip of the Week: The RapidAPI Client Extension - Just Some Dev
Shameless plugs
I’m still editing the video, but I had an amazing chat with Brian Douglas about contributiting to open source as well as the project he’s gone all in on, Open Sauced! The recording will be up on YouTube probably early next week. For now, here’s a teaser and a great clip about imposter syndrome.
This coming Wednesday, I’m hanging with Brittney Postma! She’ll be giving me a primer on Svelte!
Nick Taylor
Looking forward to hanging with @BrittneyPostma next week! She'll be showing me how to get up and running with @sveltejs!

Come by and say hi next Wednesday, August 3rd at 5 pm UTC at!

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