Also featured are some updates on subscriptions in GraphQL and Apollo that you should keep your eye on.
Our web needs better primitive libraries. We’ve been relying for too long – far too long – on jQuery. Most popular UI components are tied to jQuery, part of a comprehensive framework – and it’s usually hard to extract the component as a standalone library. Nowadays we may not develop as many jQuery plugins as we’ve used to, but the situation is far more severe now.