CSS deep-dive: matrix3d() for a frame-perfect custom scrollbarCustom transform matrices allow you to build frame-perfect custom scrollbars.
Building performant expand & collapse animationsWhen making expand and collapse effects you can use scale transforms to keep your UI performant.
Media Updates in Chrome 58Media controls customization, Autoplay for Progressive Web Apps added to the home screen, pause the autoplaying of muted video when invisible, and color-gamut media query are there!
We'll Cross the (Media) Streams, RayToday, when using Media Source Extensions (MSE) in Chrome, it's not possible to switch between encrypted and clear streams. Starting in Chrome 58, all this changes.
Deprecations and Removals in Chrome 58A round up of the deprecations and removals in Chrome 58 to help you plan.
Background Tabs in Chrome 57Background tabs can have a dramatic negative effect on battery life. Chrome 57 brings new power saving changes to background tab behavior by throttling timers if a page is using too much CPU.
New in Chrome 57With Chrome 57, you can now use
display: gridfor grid based layouts, use the media session API to customize the lock screen and notifications with information about the media being played, and more. Pete LePage has all the details and how you can use these new developer features in Chrome 57!
What's New In DevTools (Chrome 58)New features and changes coming to DevTools in Chrome 58.
Speed up Service Worker with Navigation PreloadsNavigation preload lets you overcome service worker startup time by making requests in parallel.
Lighthouse January 2017 update
What's new in Lighthouse 1.5. New audits, extension updates, Performance Experiment, online Viewer features, and UI tweaks. Read more
Customize Media Notifications and Handle Playlists
Finally! We can customize web media notifications (title, artist, album name, artwork) and respond to media related events such as seeking or track changing with the new Media Session API. Read more
The New and Improved Add to Home screen
Progressive Web Apps are becoming more integrated with your device. Learn how. Read more