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Mozilla Hacks Weekly, October 6th 2011

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Thursday again, and it’s time for our reading tips!

Weekly links October 6th 2011

If there is anything you think we should read or know about, don’t hesitate to post a comment, contact us on Twitter or through any other mean.
The picks this week are:

Christian Heilmann

A picture of Christian Heilmann CSS Shaders – a new proposal to bring cinematic effects to HTML

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Christian, he’s available on Twitter as @codepo8.

Havi Hoffman

A picture of Havi Hoffman In case you missed it, You’re Pricing It Wrong: Software Pricing Demystified is a thoroughly helpful, developer-friendly guide from Smashing Magazine.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Havi, she’s available on Twitter as @freshelectrons

Jay Patel

A picture of Jay Patel Check out BrowserStack, a cross-browser testing tool that is now out of beta and ready to help developers test websites for compatibility in the cloud.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Jay, he’s available on Twitter as @jaybhai

Jeff Griffiths

A picture of Jeff Griffiths WebGL support for rendering a PDF on a cube, because cubes are awesome, using CubicVR.js and PDF.js

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Jeff, he’s available on Twitter as @canuckistani.

Joe Stagner

A picture of Joe Stagner A Jumpstart for using an incredible library for professional JavaScript development.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Joe, he’s available on Twitter as @MisfitGeek.

Rob Hawkes

A picture of Rob Hawkes Here are a few templating options for Node.js applications. I’ve been looking into some of these for projects that I’m working on that need to serve Web files using Node instead of Apache.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Rob, he’s available on Twitter as @robhawkes.

Robert Nyman

A picture of Robert Nyman Adobe Announces Agreement to Acquire Nitobi, Creator of PhoneGap – Nitobi has created a great product with PhoneGap to create applications with HTML5 and deploying it to various platforms, and now they have been acquired by Adobe.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Robert, he’s available on Twitter as @robertnyman.

Stormy Peters

A picture of Stormy Peters “You’ve got to find what you love. And that is as true for your work as it is for your lovers.” – Steve Jobs. Luckily, I think developers tend to love what they do far more than people in other professions.

If you want to read more tips or discuss the web with Stormy, she’s available on Twitter as @storming