this & Object Prototypes

You Don’t Know JavaScript: this & Object Prototypes by Kyle Simpson $19.62 at Amazon ($12.49 Kindle) If there’s one thing that’s particularly frustrating in JavaScript, it’s this. this has an irritating tendency to suddenly refer to something entirely different than you were expecting, at which point everything breaks. this is confusing because it’s runtime-bound based […]

HTML5 Graphing and Data Visualization Cookbook

In HTML5 Graphing and Data Visualization Cookbook, we start out by learning to create basic shapes in Canvas, with the gimmick of creating various national flags.

JavaScript 24-Hour Trainer

Javascript 24-Hour Trainer by Jeremy McPeak $25.88 on Amazon Although I do a lot of HTML and CSS, I’ve never really had much interest in JavaScript. That changed a few months ago when web programming was added to my list of job responsibilities, so I picked up a couple of books to get me started […]