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( 23 available presentations )
06/28/2012
989 jqcon2012 state of jquery part1 jquery core thumb 0001 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 7,868 times
Date Posted: 08/19/2012
Learn about the progress on jQuery Core
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 4,771 times
Date Posted: 08/20/2012
Learn more about the state of Sizzle
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 3,418 times
Date Posted: 08/20/2012
Learn about the progress on jQuery UI
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 3,405 times
Date Posted: 08/20/2012
Learn about the progress on jQuery Mobile
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,685 times
Date Posted: 08/20/2012
jQuery is so easy to use and thankfully abstracts many of the cross-browser concerns we used to labor over years ago. As with any library, however, there are a common set of bugs that tend to crop up as you start and continue to use it more and more. This session aims to help ...
06/28/2012
993 jqcon2012 i promise to show you when to use deferreds thumb 0000 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 6,525 times
Date Posted: 08/22/2012
Deferreds are a relatively new addition to jQuery, but what can they be used for beyond ajax resolutions and chaining? This talk shows 7 interesting and useful ways to make safe asynchronous JavaScript apps leveraging that mysterious object, Deferred.
06/28/2012
994 jqcon2012 beyond the dom sane structure for js apps thumb 0004 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,224 times
Date Posted: 08/20/2012
In the bad old days of JavaScript, our days were spent fighting through a thicket of DOM differences. These days, we've pretty much conquered those challenges thanks to tools such as jQuery, but our new challenge is figuring out how to adapt as more and more of our application...
06/28/2012
995 jqcon2012 going deeper with jquery mobile thumb 0001 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 3,753 times
Date Posted: 08/22/2012
Building a jQuery Mobile application is easy, but making it stand out from the pack takes work. This session will take an in-depth look at the inner workings of jQuery Mobile and show you how to get started with creating custom theming, custom icons, and even custom plugins.
06/28/2012
996 jqcon2012 creating a dynamic mobile application using jquery mobile thumb 0002 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 3,027 times
Date Posted: 08/22/2012
An overview of how to build a dynamic mobile application using the rendering features of jQuery Mobile. An end to end analysis of how to receive form meta data from a web service called through the jQuery ajax api. Store that data on the client in order to render it both in an...
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,138 times
Date Posted: 08/22/2012
Our team has learned great lessons while developing Fashion Tale, a hidden object game entirely in HTML5. The process taught us several tricks, pitfalls, and successful workarounds. This talk covers using hardware accelerated graphics, responding effectively to touch events an...
06/28/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,132 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
There are 1 thing(s) that you have probably noticed about l10n and I18n in your JavaScript App(s). The sentences, even in english, are as ridiculous as the first one in this paragraph. Sure, you may be used to it, but it's a crappy user experience. There's lots you can do to m...
06/28/2012
999 jqcon2012 new perspectives on performance thumb 0002 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,059 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
Performance. A word programmers use so often it's almost a buzzword. But in our world of web apps written in HTML, CSS and JavaScript it can mean many different, sometimes contradictory things. In this presentation I will talk about the most common targets of web app perfor...
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 1,934 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
An overview of the changes to the organization of the jQuery Project.
06/29/2012
1001 jqcon2012 what s jquery doing on standards thumb 0002 thumb
Rating: Language
Viewed 2,374 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
A few months ago, the jQuery Foundation announced its participation in the W3C and ECMA standards bodies. Why did we do this, and how are we doing? In this talk, Yehuda will give a rough overview of the standardization process, some examples of ways that web developers have...
06/29/2012
1002 jqcon2012 pitfalls and opportunities of single page applications thumb 0004 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,111 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
The thick client is back! Pushing entire applications down to the client has become a lot more popular in recent times, and is especially interesting for mobile devices. Building a really solid and polished single-page applications means that we need to replicate a lot of n...
06/29/2012
1003 jqcon2012 contextual jquery 3 just in time user actions thumb 0004 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,079 times
Date Posted: 08/24/2012
Once you break the habit of initializing everything on DOM ready, you need to be able to predict what users are about to do next so you can ensure it is setup and ready to go. This session dives into a techniques for setting up portions of your page right as (or right before) ...
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,956 times
Date Posted: 08/25/2012
The process of getting involved with jQuery, or indeed, any open source project, is unique for every contributor. Listen to how a group a number of jQuery team members came to be involved with the project, and learn how you can find your own niche and give back to the community.
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,742 times
Date Posted: 08/25/2012
During this talk, Ben Alman will demonstrate how you can use grunt, the task-based JavaScript build tool, to improve your development process through automation. Maybe you want to more easily employ popular, best-practice approaches to JavaScript and jQuery development like li...
06/29/2012
1006 jqcon2012 extensible jquery plugin development thumb 0004 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 4,138 times
Date Posted: 08/25/2012
Have you ever had to exclude an element from a collection so you could run a plugin method with two different sets of arguments? Have you ever had to modify someone else's (or maybe your own) plugin for a specific use case and felt dirty for doing so? When dealing with plugins...
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,909 times
Date Posted: 08/28/2012
For many front end developers, including me, a jQuery plugin was their first repository on GitHub. Reading that code again, I found many bugs and I am very grateful that no one ever used it in production. At the time, I was completely confident about my code working as I inten...
06/29/2012
1008 jqcon2012 frame juggling building a live preview thumb 0002 thumb
Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,220 times
Date Posted: 08/25/2012
Interacting with iframes is a JavaScript rite of passage. There will be hurdles: the Same Origin Policy, postMessage, and browser history will each rear their ugly heads. Fear not, for others have tread this path. Learn the techniques and challenges required to create a liv...
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 2,202 times
Date Posted: 08/25/2012
Math: It's certainly not something you expect to see at a conference about JavaScript, but even this far from its ivory towers it has an important role to play. Together we'll build two categories, see how satisfying the Functor laws shines light on a simple optimization for o...
06/29/2012
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Rating: Everyone
Viewed 1,981 times
Date Posted: 08/28/2012
Spacecraft Operators require extremely reliable, accurate, and real time software to optimize the efficiency of spacecraft operations and to ensure proper commands are issued to take pictures of the Earth. Any loss of contact or data misreading due to software error can be mis...