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  1. Visually Representing Angular Applications

    This article concerns diagrammatically representing Angular applications. It is a first step, not a fully figured out dissertation about how to visual specify or document Angular apps. And maybe the result of this is that I, with some embarrassment, find out that someone else already Read more…

  2. interact.js for drag and drop, resizing and multi-touch gestures

    interact.js is a JavaScript module for Drag and drop, resizing and multi-touch gestures with inertia and snapping for modern browsers (and also IE8+). Background I started it as part of my GSoC 2012 project for Biographer‘s network visualization tool. The tool was a web app Read more…

  3. jsDelivr and its open-source load balancing algorithm

    This is a guest post by Dmitriy Akulov of jsDelivr. Recently I wrote about jsDelivr and what makes it unique where I described in detail about the features that we offer and how our system works. Since then we improved a lot of stuff and Read more…

  4. Mozilla Introduces the First Browser Built For Developers: Firefox Developer Edition

    Developers are critical to the continued success of the Web. The content and apps they create compel us to come back to the Web every day, whether on a computer or mobile phone. In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Firefox, we’re excited to unveil Read more…

  5. NFC in Firefox OS

    Firefox OS is being developed in an open collaboration with Mozilla’s partners and community. In that spirit, and over the course of over a year, Mozilla and Deutsche Telekom (DT) teams worked closely together to develop a platform-level support for NFC within Firefox OS. During Read more…

  6. Flame Gets Developer Preview of Firefox OS 2.0

    Flame owners will be pleased to hear that the latest 2.0 developer preview of Firefox OS is now available via an over the air update. This release includes six months worth of improvements to features, responsiveness, and stability. To get it, developers simply need to Read more…

  7. An easier way of using polyfills

    Polyfills are a fantastic way to enable the use of modern code even while supporting legacy browsers, but currently using polyfills is too hard, so at the FT we’ve built a new service to make it easier. We’d like to invite you to use it, Read more…

  8. Distributed On-the-Fly Image Processing and Open Source at Vimeo

    When you think of Vimeo, you probably think of video — after all, it’s what we do. However, we also have to handle creation and distribution a lot of images: thumbnails, user portraits, channel headers, and all the various awesome graphics around Vimeo, to name Read more…

  9. Porting to Emscripten

    Emscripten is an open-source compiler that compiles C/C++ source code into the highly optimizable asm.js subset of JavaScript. This enables running programs originally written for desktop environments in a web browser. Porting your game to Emscripten offers several benefits. Most importantly it enables reaching a Read more…

  10. Massive: The asm.js Benchmark

    asm.js is a subset of JavaScript that is very easy to optimize. Most often it is generated by a compiler, such as Emscripten, from C or C++ code. The result can run at very high speeds, close to that of the same code compiled natively. Read more…