Software update: Apple Safari Technology Preview release 76

Feb

22

2019

Apple has released a new version of the Technology Preview from its web browser Safari. The version number is fixed to release 76 and this version contains the changes made in WebKit revisions 241115-241861 . These are bug fixes and performance improvements for dark fashion, web advertising, web api, css, rendering, payment request, media and web inspector. The list with adjustments to this issue is as follows:

Release 76

Dark Mode
Fixed overflow element scroll bar for dark fashion content
WebRTC
Fixed RTCRtpSender.getCapabilities (“video”) before initial sacrifice breaking VP8
Web API
Simplified and streamlined code that creates an appropriate document based on MIME type
Aligned with Fetch on data: URLs
C.S.S
Fixed scroll-snap-align to be honored on a child with non-visible overflow
Rendering
Added basic scrollability for async overflow scrolling
Fixed first paint getting blocked by async or deferred scripts
Fixed jumpy async overflow scrolling if the main thread is busy
Fixed rendering for async overflow scroll with border radius
Payment Request
A phonetic name for shipping contacts
Media
Updated inline WebVTT styles to start with :: cue
Updated to always stop ducking audio after audio capture ends
Web Inspector
Added the ability to Import and Export Heap Snapshots
Added context menu items to copy a resource HTTP request or response data
Added keyboard shortcut to the Export button tooltip in the Audit tab
Added icons for media event types
Fixed selection getting broken after deleting the selected node
Fixed the Memory timeline starting from zero when both CPU and memory timeline are enabled
Fixed missing resource data for the document on reload in the Resources tab
Fixed timeline Detail views to reset properly when a new time range selection contains nothing in the Timelines tab
Fixed timeline graphs that have drawing issues with multiple discontinuities in the Timelines tab
Fixed timeline time range selection to show duration alongside end and end in the Timelines tab
Fixed clicking on an empty space in the overview to deselect any selected record bar in the Timelines tab
Reduced the time spent updating related resources in the Details sidebar of the Resources tab when loading a page with lots of resources
Updated sidebar to automatically close unbalanced quotes and parenthesis when editing values
Updated the sidebar with an easier way to select a single line
Browser Changes
Added a “Reset All to Defaults” option in the Experimental Features menu of the Develop menu
Version number TP release 76
Release status Beta
Operating systems macOS
Website
Apple
Download
https://developer.apple.com/safari/download/
License type Conditions (GNU / BSD / etc.)

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