This is a conclusion of 2 previous tutorials by David Rousset. This is a tutorial on creating a nice working app. in very few lines of HTML5/CSS3/JS code on Windows 8. You'll need to read the previous two in order to understand this one. The links are at the top of the article if you want to read them.
We’re now going to see how to display the details of each article. We will use for that a transition animation, we will play with the simulator and we will continue to discover Blend to use CSS3 Multi-columns for instance.
Filed in the "In case you need to know" department, jQuery Mobile provides a basic API that allows you to modify buttons.
Windows 8 introduces Metro as a new a development paradigm on the Microsoft platform. I get asked which people should choose all the time. For me, I chose C#/XAML. Here I wanted to walk through some of the key reasons I did just that:
The issue is: How to get all the styles of a given DOM element? Not only those applied directly with the style attribute but those applied using CSS classes.
I’m attending Google I/O in San Francisco this week and Google has released some news on Chrome: an iOS version that it may not be Chrome, the Android version out of beta, now being the default browser on Android 4.1 and some other stuff. Let’s review the news in the mobile web world.
This post want’s to bring up one of the great features introduced in CSS3, the box-shadow property. Now you can stop using images for displaying box-shadows, with just a few CSS lines you can create awesome effects.
Building fast and functional sites is a challenge with which most Web developers are familiar. Loading a new page every time the user clicks a link is slow
Kendo UI not only provides a set of UI widgets and other data visualization components but also a framework for data binding, animation and drag-and-drop.
Today’s example is an ExtJS 4 Form unique field value validation, done on the server side.
In the zeal to create a reusable component, you should be careful not to over-engineer i.e. pursue perfection.
With the canvas, you have access to a hardware accelerated space where you can draw the content of your game and with some tips and tricks you will be able to achieve a splendid 60 frame per second render. This notion of fluidity is really important in games because the smoother the game is the better the feeling of the player is.
This blog post walks through some of the best practices for using the audio tag in your Web applications, and includes useful tips from real-world sites.
The other day, while working on a web project, I had to emphasize somehow a dynamic notification bubble. Basically, every time the notification value changes, a visual effect was needed in order to get user’s attention. So I made that using CSS3 keyframe animation.
ran into one issue though that I wanted to make people aware of. For my application, I'm using the upload as zip option. In order for the correct cordova.js file to be included in your binary installers, you need to use a script tag like so:
A how to, including a video in building a PhoneGap app. You can even try this one out for yourself!
If you've read any of my other articles you're probably aware that I really like this whole "browser as the platform" concept.
In this session, Steve will demonstrate how modern Single Page Application (SPA) architecture combines the best bits of web-like and desktop-like user experience, applying libraries such as Knockout.js and Upshot.js to streamline the development process.
I've made no secret of being a huge fan of the updates to forms within HTML5. One of the more interesting updates is the datalist control. This control gives you basic autocomplete support for an input field.
With IE10 Metro going plugin-free, it’s incredibly important to document steps to help developers provide their users with great experiences without the need for proprietary 3rd party add-ons.
Developers will need to get their applications certified before being able to get into the Windows Store. Windows 8 applications rely on Metro design guidelines. This post will provide some guidelines. These are some basic ones worth repeating.
Are you interested in finding out which HTML5 specs and other emerging web standards are being implemented in todays websites? Interested in seeing if developers are converting many Flash web components to HTML5? You'll get the answer to these and many other questions by answering 11 easy questions in our HTML5 Zone survey.
I went to HTML5 Dev Conf yesterday. The following is a loose collection of my notes.
First of all, the place was packed! Even the second-tier talks didn't have any standing
room left over.
The Backbone.js talk was especially packed. Not only could...