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How to detect buggy IndexedDB implementations

How to detect buggy IndexedDB implementations

After years of struggling with persistent client side storage, IndexedDB is finally available on all major browsers nowadays. All good, right? Well, almost. There are some implementations out there that are either buggy (Safari) or are lacking features (IE). It’s not a show-stopper if you’re just looking for a simple key-value store, but if you
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Fetch API Code Completion and Type Hinting

Fetch API Code Completion and Type Hinting

Are you using the Fetch API yet? If no, then head over to the MDN to find out why you definitely should – and don’t forget to come right back! Ok, now that we’re all using the Fetch API whenever we can (oh, great!), you’ll find that your editor/IDE of choice probably doesn’t know about fetch
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IndexedDB Code Completion and Type Hinting

IndexedDB Code Completion and Type Hinting

IndexedDB isn’t really a new API, but most (maybe even all) Editors don’t provide code completion for it. This is a little annoying, but there’s a quick fix available: You just need to port the relevant IDL definitions to JavaScript, and tell your IDE to include the resulting .js file as a library. I already
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