Mike "Wisdom Beard" Hartington+ Your Authors @mhartington Developer Advocate for @Ionicframework. Google Developer Expert. I've been known to do stuff with code. Jan. 26, 2019 1 min read + Your Authors

WHHATTT!!! iOS 12.2. beta comes with some big PWA updates!

1) External sites are loaded via SFViewController! So authentication flows and still work without leaving the PWA.

2) State is maintained if it goes in the background. A bit buggy though, but promising

3) A hell of a lot more experimental features! Web Auth, Web Animations, WebMetal(?), pointer events, intersection observer...

And service workers see to be removed from the experiments list. Enabled by default!

4) hidden feature, pwa is in the “application” section in search! Native on the left, pwa on the right.


You can follow @mhartington.



Bookmark

____
Tip: mention @threader_app on a Twitter thread with the keyword “compile” to get a link to it.

Enjoy Threader? Sign up.

Since you’re here...

... we’re asking visitors like you to make a contribution to support this independent project. In these uncertain times, access to information is vital. Threader gets 1,000,000+ visits a month and our iOS Twitter client was featured as an App of the Day by Apple. Your financial support will help two developers to keep working on this app. Everyone’s contribution, big or small, is so valuable. Support Threader by becoming premium or by donating on PayPal. Thank you.