Famo.us – Scrollview

Famo.us I really like the look of Famo.us, I just haven’t had the time to play with it much. I had some time today, and thought I should wait no longer! Having already done the tutorials on the Famo.us University pages, I thought I’d try…

HTML5 is there yet?

Here are some thoughts on HTML5 and whether it’s up to the task of making mobile apps. Mobile browsers lag, so mobile HTML5 apps suffer This article from principal HTML5 evangelist at Mozzilla. He says browsers are not up to the task. This is coming…

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WordPress – jQuery

WordPress will load jQuery automatically without you having to add the files yourself. I’ve seen a different methods, some of which do not always work. Here’s the method I use that seems to work reliably. The following would be added to your functions.php file. If…


Famo.us is a new JS library that is a very cool and inspiring. From my cursory investigation I’ll present my thoughts on Famo.us. The goal of Famo.us is to create a graphical engine that renders elements to the browser more efficiently than current techniques. At…

Native or HTML5?

Native or HTML5? Starting a new project, you’re likely to explore what would be the correct platform as a first step. Javascript has a lot of buzz right now. There seems to be a movement to do everything in the Javascript language. At the moment…

AngularJS – intro

AngularJS is a Javascript framework from Google. It’s goal is to display data in a web page based on the MVC, and related paradigms. It was built with the idea of being able to make the connections between, data and UI, apparent and easy to…

Games in HTML5?

Not only does this answer the question posed in the title, the article gives a great overview of all of the technologies that are involved. http://www.photonstorm.com/archives/2759/the-reality-of-html5-game-development-and-making-money-from-it

Tile based games with JS

Hmm, this looks pretty interesting. There seems to be a lot of talk of games in HTML5 these days. http://www.melonjs.org/

Browser developer tools

Here’s an article on all of the ins and out of using the browser developer tools. If you want to make web sites this information will only make it easier! http://www.andismith.com/blog/2011/11/25-dev-tool-secrets/

What's new in Firefox 6

http://hacks.mozilla.org/2011/08/firefox6/ Looks like some new interesting things. Looks Firefox now supports touch events.