Archive for the ‘Interesting stuff’ Category

HTML5 Canvas and JavaScript. Introduction.

Introduction to HTML5 we start by one of the most important elements, namely HTML5 Canvas. We’ll talk briefly about programming in JavaScript in the context of the Canvas element (and other elements in further articles). HTML5 Canvas HTML5 gives us many new opportunities, including the new Canvas element, which is part of the HTML5 specification. […]

Adobe AIR tutorial: an application to backup files on the server

Some time ago I decided to write a simple application to backup files quickly, and place them on my server. I created with program using Adobe AIR (and PHP for a small backend). Adobe AIR tutorial – creating a real application We will read here, among others, about Drag&Drop, communication with the server, and handle […]

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PHP functions in JavaScript – the php.js library

In this short article we want to present a very interesting library – php.js. PHP functions in JavaScript thanks to the php.js library The library allows the programmer to use the functions known from PHP in JavaScript, by implementing their capabilities and syntax. Of course it’s about equivalents of PHP functions, implemented in JavaScript. The […]

Prototype JS in a nutshell. Part 2.

Welcome to the second part of the Prototype JS course. Today we will focus on the elements of the document and performing operations on them. Prototype JS – further steps In this part of the course we will work with the DOM, but using Prototype JS approach. So let’s move ahead to discuss further elements […]

Best solutions in JavaScript – part 2

Update 09-2014 : note – this article has been originally created several years ago, so maybe a little different from today’s standards of good and recommended solutions. Welcome to the next part about practical examples and solutions in JavaScript. We’ll focus mainly on issues of validation (validator elements implementation). It’s just continuation of the previous […]

Best solutions in JavaScript – part 1

Update 09-2014 : note – this article has been originally created several years ago, so maybe a little different from today’s standards of good and recommended solutions. Today we recommend the first part of best practices and solutions in JavaScript. It is purely practical. We present tips and simple tricks. Best solutions in JavaScript An […]

Interesting issues and good practices in JavaScript

Welcome to the first, but certainly not the last topic of this type, which touches interesting features of JavaScript, tricks and less common structures, like the with instruction. Interesting issues and good practices in JavaScript For a good start: Tip #1 – the ‘with’ instruction The with instruction, being a part of JavaScript language, allow […]

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JavaScript – for what and why? Motivation to explore the language.

JavaScript? I’m pretty sure we can find full spectrum of people – from passionate enthusiasts to people that hate this language, and despise JS developers. Meanwhile, in good conscience we can say that JavaScript is more powerful than many people think! Let’s try to answer following questions: Is JavaScript so strong and necessary? Isn’t this […]

Hello JavaScript World!

Welcome dear readers! This is the first entry on the javascript-html5-tutorial.com blog. With this short introduction we want to say hello. We decided to start a new blog about JavaScript and HTML5. But you can be sure it will be created with a passion. JavaScript language (especially with HTML5) is more and more powerful, and […]