This week featured a lot of interesting new projects and libraries including RaptorJS, review, resemble and pixi. Of course, there were also plenty of excellent tutorials as well as a new version of Brackets and a new edition of Appliness.
Todd Anderson continues his series on making of a test-driven grocery list application with Jasmine and RequireJS.
The Making of a Test-Driven Grocery List Application in JS: Part X
Raymond Camden shares a simple example of reverse geocoding using HTML5 geolocation and the Google Maps API.
Simple Reverse Geocoding Example
Chris Coyier explains all the details you need to start using SVG on the web.
CSS Fragmentation affects how text is rendered and Andrei Bucur explains how the spec is implemented in WebKit.
CSS Fragmentation In WebKit
Mary Lou posts a simple, modifiable example of a responsive vertical icon menu using HTML and CSS.
Vertical Icon Menu
Greg Smith used his open source time at Bocoup to launch a really great site to help you learn CSS layout.
Learn CSS Layout
Adrian Roselli shows how to leverage responsive web design techniques to make an attractive printable format for your web content.
Make your website printable with CSS
Jordan Moore shares an experiment where he makes the page respond to voice commands that alter the page styles.
Experiment No8 - Responding to Voice
Libraries and Frameworks
Glenn Gervais demonstrates how to easily build an image gallery application using AngularJS.
Super-Easy Angular Image Gallery
Colin Ihrig on scaling Node.js applications like taking advantage of multiple cores, scaling across machines and more.
Scaling Node.js Applications
Alex Young continues his Backbone tutorial series with this edition focused on implementing routes.
Backbone.js Tutorial: Routes
Build a Windows 8 App With YUI
Volo is an automation tool for web developers created by James Burke and Gabriel Manricks explains how to use it.
Streamline your Process with Volo
Aurelio De Rosa's final part of his Cordova tutorial series covers the config file that sets project properties.
Build a Currency Converter with jQuery Mobile and Cordova: Finishing The App
Raymond Camden shares a PhoneGap sample app with database and camera support that stores images across platforms.
PhoneGap Sample - Diary (Database and Camera support)
New and Updated Libraries and Frameworks
review is a Node app that can get screenshots of all your running sites in different resolutions.
Ben Kamens created a jQuery plugin to mimic Amazon’s mega dropdown behavior of opening/closing menus with no delay.
Breaking down Amazon's mega dropdown
HexaFlip: A Flexible 3D Cube Plugin
Resemble.js : Image analysis
Thomas Fuchs announces Zepto 1.0 including Twitter Bootstrap compatability, a new build system and more.
WhatFont is a new Chrome extension by Chengyin Liu to easily inspect fonts in webpages.
WhatFont Tool - The easiest way to inspect fonts in webpages
Validatr is a cross-platform HTML form validation library that uses native HTML5 form validation whenever possible.
Pixi.js is a 2D library that works across mobile and desktop devices and you to leverage hardware acceleration without prior knowledge of webGL.
Pixi.js has landed!
Brackets Sprint 21 Build
The March issue of Appliness is available and features an interview with Lea Verou.
March Issue with Lea Verou