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Shannon Behrens01/07/13
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More Dart HTML5 Goodness

dart-html5-samples is a collection of HTML5 samples written in Dart. Most of them were ported from HTML5 Rocks. There are a couple samples that I want to point out because they're so interesting.

Paul Underwood01/07/13
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Using WordPress New Theme Customiser

If you have a high traffic site a couple hundred people could be on your site and watch you play around with the styles until you get the settings right. With the theme customiser you can just stay in the admin area and see your changes in real-time in a preview panel, without changing the live site.

Hirvesh Munogee01/07/13
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ControlDeck.js - Control HTML5 Presentations Remotely With Node.js

ControlDeck. js is a a JavaScript library which allows you to control HTML5 presentations remotely with Node.js. ControlDeck.js can control several browser-based presentation frameworks like deck.js reveal.js and impress.js.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/07/13
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Testing mobile sites on Android and its emulator

This blog post deals testing mobile sites for Android devices. Android comes with a browser called Android Browser (very Germanic naming habits they have…). It is developed separate from Google Chrome which saw its first mobile release recently.

Hirvesh Munogee01/06/13
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ish. - Viewport Resizer To Test Your Responsive Designs At Different Resolutions

ish. is a viewport resizer which allows you to test your responsive web design at different resolutions.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/06/13
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Testing mobile sites on Nokia Series 60, Series 40 and Meego

This blog post gives you intro how to test mobile sites in Nokia phones, with one exception. Windows Phone phones will have their own blog post following soon after this post.

Hirvesh Munogee01/05/13
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jKit - A Small, Feature-Packed Cross Platform jQuery UI Toolkit

jKit is a small but featured-packed UI toolkit based on jQuery which allows you to to have several common UI components ready to be used on your page. jKit was built to be as small as possible, while providing a stable and consistent API.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/05/13
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Testing mobile sites on Firefox Mobile, Opera Mini and other aftermarket browsers

Firefox Mobile and Opera Mini are popular after market browsers the user can install on their device. They offer additional functionality and speed over the stock browsers. You should also test your mobile sites with these browsers.

Hirvesh Munogee01/04/13
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Supermodel.js - Minimal Model Tracking For Backbone.js

Supermodel. js is a Backbone.js component which provides minimal tracking for models. Often when creating Backbone.js applications, we have several models representing the same server object.

Hirvesh Munogee01/04/13
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Workless - A Clean & Classy HTML5, CSS3 Framework

Workless is a clean and classy HTML5 and CSS3 framework which allows you to get up and running with your projects very easily.

Raymond Camden01/04/13
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ColdFusion Quickie - Turning a set of XML nodes into a string.

Yesterday a reader sent me a question concerning XML handling and ColdFusion, and while it was rather simple, I thought others might like to see a quick demo of it as well.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/04/13
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Testing mobile sites on iPhone, iPad and the simulator

iPhone might not be the market leader, but its users are known to be the most picky of phone folk. Thus, always make sure your mobile site works in iPhone. Here are tips for testing your site for iPhone.

Lakshan Perera01/03/13
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Revisiting JavaScript Objects

While going through some of the proposals such as Minimal Class Definitions, Proxy API and Weak Maps; I noticed most of these enhancements make extensive use of the object manipulation features introduced in ES5 (ie. ECMAScript5 - the current JavaScript standard).

Howard Lewis Ship01/03/13
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Tapestry 5.4: jQuery Support now in place

I've spent the last several months significantly reworking Tapestry 5's client-side JavaScript support, in an effort to move away form the tight binding to Prototype.

Hirvesh Munogee01/03/13
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Arctic.js - A JavaScript Game Engine For Smartphones

Arctic.js is a JavaScript game engine, written specifically with smartphones in mind. It is optimized to run on smartphone browsers as smoothly as possible.

Hirvesh Munogee01/03/13
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Fay - A Proper Subset Of Haskell That Compiles To JavaScript

Fay is a programming language which is a proper subset of the Haskell programming language. The latter language is a general, standardized functional language, with non-strict semantics and strong typing.

Hirvesh Munogee01/03/13
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Eve - A Multipurpose, Web Based Agent Platform

Eve is a multipurpose, web based agent platform. According to the developers of Eve, the project has the aim of developing an open protocol to enable software agents to communicate

Todd Merritt01/02/13
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Common Areas For Securing Web Services

The only way to truly keep a web service secure is to host it on a web server and then turn off the server. In real life no web service is 100% secure but there are methodologies for increasing the security around web services

Sapna Group01/02/13
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Flash to HTML5

One of the biggest challenges in last 2-3 years has been showing flash animations on devices like the iPad which do not support flash. One alternative is to convert the Flash animation into an HTML5 animation. One of the tools available for this is Google Swiffy.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/02/13
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Mobile Site Testing Overview

After your mobile site starts look complete in a development browser (e.g. desktop Firefox+Firebug combo) then it is time to begin testing it in actual mobile browsers. This blog post gives you introduction and some general tips for mobile browser testing

Hirvesh Munogee01/01/13
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QRCode.js - A Cross-Browser JavaScript Library To Generate QRCodes

QRCode.js is a cross-browser JavaScript library which allows you to generate QRCodes on the fly, on the client-side.

Mikko Ohtamaa01/01/13
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Zoom-on-rotate fix for WebKit mobile browsers

On iOS devices, and on some Android devices, the mobile browser re-zooms the web page when the device orientation changes. This can be worked around by resetting the viewport with Javascript after the orientation changes.

Hirvesh Munogee01/01/13
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Conditionizr - A jQuery Plugin For Conditional-Free Legacy, Retina, Script & Style Loading

Conditionizr is a jQuery plugin which allows you to detect several end-user’s browser and environment properties and then serve specific conditional JavaScript and CSS files to them.

Hirvesh Munogee01/01/13
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Grunt Sizediff/Recess/Link - Diff, Lint, Minify (CSS & LESS), Link Plugins For Grunt

Grunt is a popular task-based command-line build tool for JavaScript projects. To add to its functionality, three plugins have been released for Grunt, which are: grunt-sizediff, grunt-recess, grunt-link.

Jeremy Foster12/31/12
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7 Reasons I Still Love JavaScript

For many reasons, I still love developing Windows 8 apps using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript. I have extensive C# experience and always want to be able to say "I'm a C# developer", but I'd like to add that "I'm a JavaScript developer" as well.