What I’ve found for October 28, 2015

A new round of interesting links about web development.

Garage made, self hosted NewRelic alternative with Ruby, Sinatra, Grafana and InfluxDB
This is an interesting version. I use NewRelics free version and it's enough for my use cases. But perhaps people with more time than money should try this out. It's definitely for the tinkerers.

Basic CSS Selector Syntax Explained Using Cats

CSS can be tricky. Learn some basic selector syntax with cats!
This is a fun post. If you're new to CSS or need some refreshing, it's worth a look.

Idle Time » Unicode date formats, YYYY?!
Everything regarding multiple languages and/or localization in web and native apps is difficult. I worked on many localized apps already and there are many hoops you have to jump through. This post explains how to format years in your date strings.

State of Web Type

Up-to-date data on support for type and typographic features on the web.
The quote says it all. Every web developer will need this.

Hit reply and let me know what you think about these.

Holger