Interesting JavaScript, jQuery & Random Web Dev on the Net – April 2012

Sam Deering

In April 2012′s edition of Interestingly Random JavaScript, jQuery and Web Development we bring you some very cool stuff such as a look at the new Windows 8 OS, Some JS to PHP function conversions, Free JavaScript Design Patterns Book, the best table plugin we’ve seen and some good ole random stuff. Enjoy.

Related Posts:

Quick Look at Windows 8

Kickstrap

A full version of Twitter’s Bootstrap with themes, enhancements, and other goodies.

kickstrap

3D Tin

Great online tool for quickly creating 3D models and exporting them as PNG images.

3dtin

jsPHP — JavaScript library with PHP API

I can’t believe they ported over every PHP function to JS?? Take a look crazy stuff good work!

phpjs

Sharrre

Another sharing widget. Not bad this one though.

sharre

Free Cloud Music

Just a quick share of another free source of music online. Cloud style.

cloudplayer

Top 5,000 Domain Name Prefixes and Suffixes

Pretty good list for those looking for a new non-premium domain name.

domains

Essential JavaScript & jQuery Design Patterns

A book by Addy Osmani – Excellent read, pay special attention to the Module Pattern sections.

learnjsosmani

Dabblet

Very nicely designed online CSS tool, nicely integrated with Github.

dabblet

Fixie

Fills in HTML content based on HTML5 tags, simple add “fixie” class on any tag and it will populate content for you. Great for designers and page layouts.

fixie

Google Canary

Has some nice features, Access to complete personal Google profile, nice extensions: screen capture, firebug lite (no NET panel), page rank checker etc…

canary

Google Closure Linter for Sublime Text 2

The Closure Linter (http://code.google.com/p/closure-linter/) enforces the guidelines set by the Google JavaScript Style Guide. The linter handles style issues so that you can focus on the code.

googlelinter

Pivot.js

The best jQuery table plugin I have seen so far! Offering dynamic filtering based on field name, add/remove fields, pagination, quick live search filtering and standard order by. Excellent plugin. It’s better than all these 30 jQuery table plugins. Warning: ABIT BUGGY ON CHROME.

pivotjs

Free book: Jump Start HTML5 Basics

Grab a free copy of one our latest ebooks! Packed with hints and tips on HTML5's most powerful new features.