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“Beau teaches JavaScript” — Learn JavaScript with this huge collection of free videos

Beau Carnes has released a massive collection of videos on JavaScript. My JavaScript Basics course is now live on freeCodeCamp’s YouTube channel. These videos are designed to quickly give you key information on each topic. Also, I designed them to … Continue reading

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Apple Live Photos for JavaScript Developers

In a rather surprising move Apple has released a JavaScript library to play Live Photos on the web on NPM: Use the LivePhotosKit JS library to play Live Photos on your web pages. The JavaScript API presents the player in … Continue reading

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React VR – Build VR websites and interactive 360 experiences with React

React VR is a framework for the creation of VR applications that run in your web browser. It pairs modern APIs like WebGL and WebVR with the declarative power of React, producing experiences that can be consumed through a variety … Continue reading

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Text Escaping and Unescaping in JavaScript with strutil

Today the package strutil came in handy, after receiving (*) this UTF-8 Quoted Printable text in my hands: =?UTF-8?Q?Test_=F0=9F=91=BB?= Thanks to strutil#unescapeFromMime() I was able to regain the original string: Test 👻 Upon further investigation of strutil it turns out … Continue reading

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Copycat JavaScript Game

Fun little game in which you control more than one character at once in a level, all bound to the same controls. Using walls and other obstacles you can sync up the locations between characters in order for each character … Continue reading

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JavaScript Confetti Cannon

Built using GSAP and its Physics2D Plugin

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Next.js 2.0

Next.js is a very slim yet powerful framework. Place React components in a pages directory and running next, and you’ll get automatic code splitting, routing, hot code reloading and universal (server-side and client-side) rendering. Version 2 of Next.js was released … Continue reading

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10 Lodash Features You Can Replace with ES2015 (ES6)

Lodash is the most depended on npm package right now, but if you’re using ES6, you might not actually need it. In this article, we’re going to look at using native collection methods with arrow functions and other new ES6 … Continue reading

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An Animated Intro to RxJS

In Reactive Animations with CSS Variables the subject of RxJS was touched. If you’re not familiar with RxJS, CSS-Tricks has nice introductory article on the subject: You might have heard of RxJS, or ReactiveX, or reactive programming, or even just … Continue reading

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Reactive Animations with CSS Variables

Despite its name, reactive animations have nothing to do with React, the framework/library/whatever it is. Rather, reactive animations can be described in terms of discrete changes caused by any number of events. The overall idea is that JS captures multiple … Continue reading

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