Tech Snacks by Passionate People

A recurring segment during our weekly company call (This week at Passionate People), is called "Tech Snacks" where we share some interesting tech updates, releases, blog posts and news from all across the web, curated specially for our team.

Passionate People Tech Snacks for Week 46, 2020

A CSS stylesheet to quickly highlight a11y concerns.
In-browser SVG Path Editor
If Dark Mode is not enough for you, check Seasonal.css
MerakiUI Components
This is a set of nice-looking, well-implemented UI components on top of Tailwind
10 React Security Best Practices
You might already know this, but it never hurts to get a reminder/cheatsheet 10 React Security Best Practices.
Redux Fundamentals
Now that everyone and their dog have written an article about Why you don’t need Redux, it’s perhaps good to go back to the basics and see how it has evolved in the past year.
Best Practices with React Hooks
Ordering hooks, using the right linter and much more
Do you know AdminBro?
It blew me away with how easy it is to set-up a very complete admin UI based on your data model.
Rust vs Go
A very comprehensive comparison of both languages (written by a Go Consultancy, take it with a grain of salt) but there are very interesting aspects mentioned in this article.
Let's Encrypt Own Root Certificate
Let’s Encrypt is planning on relying on their own root certificate soon (Sept 2021), there are some considerations to take.
An exploration of DuckDB
An exploration of DuckDB, an actual contender for your embedded OLAP database needs.
Why Not Use GraphQL
Interesting insight on the benefits of using GraphQL
AWS Lambda Powertools
AWS Lambda Powertools for Java is here!
Vulnerability in GitHub Actions Workflow
There was a vulnerability found in GitHub Actions’ workflow commands Feature.
Brave CNAME Block
Brave takes a step to nix CNAME cloaking, this will have big repercussions for many API’s running out of SaaS/PaaS.
Is JAMStack really right for you?
What’s the JAMstack all about?
GRON: A JSON Transformer
GRON: A JSON transformer that allows you to grep JSON with ease (reminiscent of Sanity’s own GROQ).
Dojo3d Demo
Pretty cool Dojo3d example
Node Automation
If you’re looking into workflow automation, give a look at Node Automation.
3 Git workflows to showcase Unfinished work.
Using branching to your advantage to run a successful demo
Moving BBC Online to the Cloud
A super interesting case study on the process to move BBC’s systems to the Cloud (AWS).

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