Javascript Framework/Library Reference

Base libraries (animation, dom manipulation, event handling, ajax, utility) jQuery (this library is the most popular base library) Zepto Dojo Prototype MooTools Utility Libraries Underscore Lodash Sizzle Modernizr (feature detection) Yepnope (conditional loader) MVC Frameworks Angular Ember Backbone SproutCore ExtJS Batman Spine Meteor Exoskeleton ActiveJS StapesJS JS MVC View/Data binding frameworks Knockout CanJS React Rivets… Continue reading Javascript Framework/Library Reference

Proliferation of Javascript libraries and bad start to the year

As a front-end developer, I can’t help but notice all the innovation going on. Especially compared to the backend, I feel that front end technologies these days are developing at quite a rapid pace. In particular, the areas of HTML, CSS and JavaScript. HTML5 HTML5 has of course been the hot technology as of late,… Continue reading Proliferation of Javascript libraries and bad start to the year