Powerful Chat System – Lesson 5
Today we continue a series of articles on the creation of powerful chat system. Our fifth lesson will contain next elements: avatars (which will be reduced with GD library) and some customization (custom background for profile pages). As for color picker, I have decided to use modified version of our Paint Program.
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Infographic: HTML5 vs Flash Games
Information Graphics (known as infographics) are one of the best ways to transfer some information into a reader’s mind. It can be something new, or other useful information gathered in one place. Nowadays many people don’t have enough time to read a lot of text on multiple screens. Infographics makes the information intuitive and understandable. That’s why we would like to share the best relevant infographics from all over the web. Today I found new one related infographic on HTML and Flash. It show us (side-by-side) comparison of HTML5 and Flash. This infographic have a lot of interesting things. But, keep in mind that they (onemorelevel) are Flash-oriented website, and be ready that everything can be changed in coming future. I sure it will very interesting for you.
HTML5 Image Effects – Sepia
Today we continue our HTML5 canvas examples, today I want to share with you a method of applying a sepia effect to images. This is not a very difficult method, anyone can repeat it. In our demo we can play with different images by adding a sepia effect to them, as well as we can ‘export’ our result on the image element (<img>).
Stream Radio Script
Today I have prepared another really great tutorial for you. Recently I have started development of my own radio software (as module for Dolphin CMS) and got interesting results. So, I would like to share you with some results about it. It will be nice looking (CSS3) radio script. It consists from three main elements: header (with nice animated search bar and integrated radio player), left side (with list of categories and subcategories) and right side (which will contains list of recent/ or filtered stations).
HTML5 Video player jQuery plugin
As you know – HTML5 <video> element is already supported by most of browsers (by modern browsers). Its initialization is very easy. During today’s investigation I have understood few things: that each browser supports only few of video formats, and each browser has own native video controls (and all of them are different). But fortunately, html5 can give us all necessary possibilities to make own interface to control our video element. Today I will show you process of building own html5 player (quite crossbrowser), more, it will be new jquery plugin.
Pure CSS3 Accordion
HTML5 charts and graphs
Today I have found one interesting library – flotr2. This is opensource library for drawing HTML5 charts and graphs. It allow to draw charts in different modes like: lines, bars, candles, pies, bubbles. More – it don’t require any extra libraries like jQuery or Prototype. And finally – it has good compatibility with different browsers. I have prepared our own demo for today’s lesson (using that library).