Create a Cross-browser Touch-based Joystick with Hand.js
I’m currently working on several gaming projects for modern browsers and Windows 8 Store projects. Some of them are using HTML5 as a base in order to simplify multi-devices targeting. I was then looking for a unified way to address all inputs on all platforms: Windows 8/RT, Windows Phone 8, iPad, Android & FirefoxOS. As […]
Unifying Touch and Mouse with Pointer Events
Microsoft Tech Evangelist David Rousset explains in detail how to code for touch, gesture, pen and mouse using pointer instructions.
The Complete Guide to Building HTML5 Games with Canvas and SVG
I’m currently spending most of my time explaining to students, hobbyists, professional developers and teachers how to build games using HTML5. Then, I recently thought, rather than keeping all these details for small audiences, wouldn’t it be smarter to share it with you? This article is then based on my own experience. I will probably […]
Building a Windows 8 App with HTML5: completing our small RSS reader
Building a Windows 8 App with HTML5: How to create a small RSS reader
Modernize your HTML5 Canvas Game
Modern browsers like Internet Explorer 10 are implementing stable versions of some interesting HTML5 features, including offline application programming interfaces (API), drag and drop, and file API. These features are bringing us to a new era of web applications and fresh, quickly emerging gaming scenarios. In this two-part article, I’ll show how I’ve used these […]
Build Awesome Apps with CSS3 Animations
Today’s HTML5 applications can provide awesome experiences thanks partly to CSS3 specifications like Animations. David Rousset walks you (and a Star Wars AT-AT) through the motions.
How to Create HTML5 Apps on Windows Phone with PhoneGap
David Rousset’s tutorial explores the added values of PhoneGap for HTML5 applications and how to implement them on Windows Phones.