"use pure"; in Javascript

a modest proposal for better javascript: like "use strict" but purer.

Basic Mobile App Architecture

I want to discuss some weirder things on this blog, but I think it'd be a good idea to start off with an overview of how to build a very simple HTML5- or Native App friendly architecture.

FloBot: A Graphical Dataflow Language for Robots

Working on a graphical dataflow language for educational robotics.

Mouse Events, Canvas and Splines in Javascript / HTML5

HTML5 Canvas reminds me of the good old days of the `APPLE ][` ... this article looks at how to do some interesting things with Canvas and numeric.js Splines.

OSDC 2015 Hobart

OSDC 2015 "Talking with Leviathan: Interfacing Open Source to SAP"

Static Sites using jQuery to appear Dynamic

A couple of people have mentioned that while they like the idea of offloading their site to a CDN, they're not ready to have their site look like some relic from 1999 ...

Static vs. Dynamic Sites

The current storm in a teacup seems to be about static vs. dynamic website design. As usual, this is a False Dichotomy ... actually, there's a whole range of options to explore.

Taming "cache.manifest" Caching

The Emperor's New Closure: Functional Programming in Javascript

Tranquil APIs

Tranquil is a protocol framework which is designed to be very simple and very extensible.

Using Closures in Javascript