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New Tools and Updates
The result proved the potential of this novelty to expand the battery life on devices using Chrome by up to 2 hours. This feature won’t impact websites or apps that utilize WebSockets or long polls to get messages or updates. Google plans to deliver its new flag feature together with the production/stable release of Chrome 86 that is coming very soon.
Meet New Code Snippet Tool From DHTMLX
Our Development team has always been working on ways to improve the experience of our customers in using DHTMLX products. This month we are excited to present to you the new code snippet tool. This handy instrument is designed to give web developers who just start using our libraries a better insight into the inner part/code part of our components and helps to apply our technologies when developing apps more efficiently.
How does it work? It is pretty straightforward. You just have to select the needed sample, specify the version of the product, and you can start exploring peculiarities of code written by our devs or experiment with it by introducing various changes and see how it affects the component on the fly. Apart from the learning aspect, our new product can also be extremely helpful in reporting bugs or technical issues to the DHTMLX support team or enhancing collaboration within the project team, as you can easily edit, save, and share snippets. Moreover, developers can also use this tool for creating snippets from scratch. Read our blog post to learn more about this new tool.
Facebook Promises Solid Money Rewards for Critical Bugs in Hermes and Spark AR
The American social network giant Facebook has increased the payout amounts within its bug bounty program. Potential bug hunters have a chance to gain up to $40,000 for critical vulnerabilities in the Hermes JS engine and the Spark AR platform used for the creation of fancy AR effects in the company’s products. The level of payments will depend on the impact of bugs on the operability of the mentioned technologies. With the growing popularity of AR effects among Facebook users, the company wants to exclude any serious vulnerabilities in this functionality and puts high hopes on the help of the bug bounty community. If you are interested in this undertaking, find more info on the payout amounts here.
Useful Tips and Articles
Visualize your Data with DHTMLX Diagram
Thanks to the availability of the editing tools, end-users can build even complex diagrams on the fly, adjust their appearance, apply custom shapes, and automatically arrange them using the auto-layout feature. Check out our latest overview video and estimate the key features of the Diagram Editor.
Building UML Class Diagrams with DHTMLX Diagram library
Class diagrams are one of the most widely-used types of diagrams in UML as they vividly present the structure of a specific system by visualizing its different aspects. In software engineering, the UML class diagram is an indispensable tool when it comes to the development of complex applications. These diagrams give a clear picture of the application composition to the whole development team and translate the model into a programming code.
If you are looking for a simple and not time-consuming way to implement a basic UML class diagram for your project, you should consider the DHTMLX Diagram library. This versatile diagramming tool will help you to build class diagrams and other popular diagrams with minimal effort and utilize a wide range of customization capabilities. Read our step-by-step guide and learn how to create the class diagram for your project using DHTMLX Diagram without any difficulties.
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