This Week's Reading Roundup - No. 2

published on June 21, 2012 in technical

And we got to the second week in reading roundup. The topics are much wider because this week is a much more active week in our huge community.

1. PHP

Calculate estimated reading time http://briancray.com/posts/estimated-reading-time-web-design/

Learn PHP the right way http://www.phptherightway.com/

A PHP framework for web artisans http://laravel.com/

2. Javascript

Drag and drop folders onto Chrome now available http://updates.html5rocks.com/2012/07/Drag-and-drop-a-folder-onto-Chrome-now-available

noty, the jQuery notification plugin http://needim.github.com/noty/

Tocify, a jQuery Table of Contents plugin http://gregfranko.com/jquery.tocify.js/

Routie, the lightweight hash routing library http://projects.jga.me/routie/

Create.js, a new type of web editing interface: http://createjs.org/

Mr. Zakas writes about his thougts on ECMAScript 6 syntax: http://www.nczonline.net/blog/2012/07/24/thoughts-on-ecmascript-6-and-new-syntax/

Easy Javascript cookie handling https://github.com/js-coder/cookie.js

Compact, evented key-value cache in Javascript, created by the guys at productionminds.com https://github.com/wwidd/flock

jQuery++ - exteremely usefull DOM helpers http://jquerypp.com/#events

A brief lesson on scope http://dailyjs.com/2012/07/23/js101-scope/

How to measure browser graphics performance http://updates.html5rocks.com/2012/07/How-to-measure-browser-graphics-performance

SImple, small, fast javascript framework, designed for mobile development http://quojs.tapquo.com/

3. CSS

Publish your 'maximized' CSS to help the new ones http://daneden.me/max-css/

4. HTML5

Getting started wit WEBRTC http://www.html5rocks.com/en/tutorials/webrtc/basics/

A non-responsive approach to building cross-device webapps http://www.html5rocks.com/en/mobile/cross-device/

HTML5 invoice http://www.jonathantneal.com/blog/the-html5-invoice/

5. Webdesign/UI/UX

Minimal blog design, I love it: iA blog http://informationarchitects.net/blog/

One moretime: Typography is the foundation of webdesign http://www.smashingmagazine.com/2012/07/24/one-more-time-typography-is-the-foundation-of-web-design/

Foundation 3 is aout, you definitely want to check it out http://foundation.zurb.com/

6. Git

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7. Whatever

10 things web developers must know to become truly amazing http://www.netmagazine.com/features/10-things-web-developers-must-know-become-truly-amazing

A great responsive slider http://alexdunphy.github.com/refineslide/

OAuth 2.0 and the Road to hell http://hueniverse.com/2012/07/oauth-2-0-and-the-road-to-hell/

Online banking geared for teamwork https://holvi.com/