Videos

Michael Matuzak: Amazing Things One Can Do With JS and the NES | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Have you ever wanted to make those 8-bit sounding tunes from your childhood? What better way to do it than using the actual hardware to get that classic sound? Oh wait. I have to learn some archaic assembler? Not anymore! Now make those classic sounds from your childhood with JavaScript. This talk will go over […]

Naveed Ihsanullah: Parallelism experiments in JavaScript | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
With the amazing performance of modern single threaded JavaScript how can we catch up in parallelism? Today’s hardware provides specialized instructions that can operate on data in parallel and provides multiple execution units that can run code in parallel. The single threaded nature of classic JavaScript cannot take advantage of these resources. When quad-core smartphones […]

Mariko Kosaka: Knitting for Javascripters | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Wouldn’t it be cool if you could “print out” your own javascript generated bitmap art as a knitted scarf ? Well, you can ! Knitting textiles is a lot like programing computers. You write your knit pattern (code), your brain compiles it, and your hands render knit stitches (1s) and purl stitches (0s). It means […]

Javascript Events Tutorial – How Web Developers Respond to User Input

2 years ago
Simple Javascript Events Tutorial with code! Almost every Web Developer finds themselves needing to respond to user actions on a page by changing content or adjusting the page display somehow. The way you do that is by listening to Javascript events. VIEW THE CODE: – addition: codepen.io/anon/pen/vOeeqG?editors=101 – pic link: codepen.io/anon/pen/xGXXeo?editors=101 Popular Javascript Events Are: […]

John Brown: (math == art && art == code) | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
The formula for a Bezier curve is beautiful. Using sine and cosine to create orbiting objects is dazzling. L-systems create fractals through elegant simplicity. Developers, as a group, may be losing site of the beauty that code can create. Designers by the bunch are picking up a keyboard and creating amazing pieces, but it’s happening […]

Jafar Husain: Async Programming in ES7 | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Currently there are ES7 features proposed for async programming that have never been seen in a programming language before. If accepted, these proposals could allow entire JS applications to be written without a single callback! By providing the same level of support for async functions as regular functions, ES7 could dramatically alter the way everyday […]

Tim Griesser: Making Relational Cool Again (or: JavaScript on ACID) | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Who in their right mind would ever want to work with RDBMS anymore. Especially in JavaScript, where you can just call “save” on your JSON and turn it into web-scale BSON, or get to choose between so many levels of DB that we don’t even know which to use. This will be a story about […]

Kate Hudson: Beyond Responsive: Building a mobile web you’re f*ing proud of | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Making the mobile web platform better, both for ourselves and for the next two billion users, is one of the most important challenges of our careers. It’s not enough to rely on standards organizations and browser vendors to solve our technical and cultural problems. We’ve got to do more. I’m going to take a look […]

Felipe de Albuquerque: Accessibility and JS: side-by-side | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Through out history, JS has been pointed out as the villain when the matter is accessible websites. By presenting some tricks and techniques, we plan to provoke this discussion among developers, and show that Accessibility and JS may live together, as long as you take the right steps. Transcript: gist.github.com/voodootikigod/1e5013ba03b86b60b0b7

Matt Edelman: Nemo. The natural nodejs automation solution | JSConf US 2015

2 years ago
Introducing NemoJS (nemo.js.org, github.com/paypal/nemo), a test and task runner agnostic selenium wrapper – with confit (github.com/krakenjs/confit) for configuration and a plugin architecture for precise customization and modularity. Transcript: gist.github.com/voodootikigod/84fbe0b6838f23099b8a
TWC9: E3, HoloLens, Cortana, Xbox One, Windows 10, ASM.JS and more

TWC9: E3, HoloLens, Cortana, Xbox One, Windows 10, ASM.JS and more

2 years ago
This week on Channel 9, Nikola and guest host Dave Crawford discuss the week’s top developer news, including; [00:17] Hey Dave!, www.build15.com/ [01:52] E3 Day One Recap, Day Two, Day Three [Major Nelson] [03:08] New Xbox One 1TB Console Unveiled [Larry Hryb] [03:52] Cortana Expands the Role of the Digital Personal Assistant by Coming to […]

Build your own Bootstrap — LazyWeb #8

2 years ago
The LazyWeb Show is a recap of the past week’s current events on the web platform. This week: CLICK “”””SHOW MORE”””” FOR LINKS TO EVERYTHING Alex Sexton extolls the virtues of building your own components, David DeSandro teaches physics in 5 minutes, a crash course in Angular 2 forms, Notifications get an update, and inline […]