Hexbyte  Hacker News  Computers Page Lifecycle API  |  Web
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Hexbyte Hacker News Computers Page Lifecycle API  |  Web  |  Google Developers

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Engineer at Google working on the Web Platform Modern browsers today will sometimes suspend pages or discard them entirely when system resources are constrained. In the future, browsers want to do this proactively, so they consume less power and memory. The Page Lifecycle API, shipping in Chrome 68, provides lifecycle hooks so your pages can…