PNGStore – Embedding compressed CSS & JavaScript in PNGs

In the same series as the previously posted Suncalc 3D I’ve stumbled upon AirStrike, a JavaScript Flight Control clone that weighs less than 10kB (!). What’s so clever about this app is that the source is encoded into a .png, a technique that’s been around for quite a while as it turns out (2008!). Pretty […]

jsconsole.com – JavaScript Command Line Tool and Remote Debugger

jsconsole.com is a simple JavaScript command line tool. However, it also provides the ability to bridge across to other browser windows to remotely control and debug that window – be it in another browser or another device altogether. Remote debugging is really simple: Invoke a :listen command at jsconsole.com to get a listener id returned […]

on{X} – Automate your life

on{X} lets you control and extend the capabilities of your Android phone using a JavaScript API to remotely program it. Kinda like ifttt but then based on actions that happen on your mobile: an SMS being received, a location being entered/left, a change in mode of transport (from car to walking), etc. A recipe like […]

jQuery++

jQuery++ is a collection of extremely useful DOM helpers and special events for jQuery. jQuery++ is all about providing low-level utilities for things that jQuery doesn’t support. If Underscore is jQuery’s functional-programming tie, jQuery++ is jQuery’s bald-spot covering toupee. Some handy additions, yet I’m wondering why they provide an override of $.fn.animate() instead of pushing […]