In this months edition or Interestingly Random JavaScript, jQuery and Web Development we bring you some very cool stuff such as playing music on your pc browser from your phone across wifi using Airdriod, Mozilla’s completely HTML,JS,CSS mobile phone, some advanced JS Animations and some innovative jQuery plugins. Enjoy.

John Resig interviewed at Velocity

Firefox Aurora Beta

Download the pre-Beta build of Firefox Aurora.


jQuery Desktop

Good concept, reminds me of my Ext JS Desktop Demo I coded early last year.


Mozilla Web Mobile

See Mozilla’s Boot2Gecko in action, well worth the watch!

JavaScript 3D Animations – three.js

Some cool 3D JavaScript Animations courtesy of three.js.



Control Your Android from a Browser with AirDroid. Sooo goood!


Track Changes in Firebug

Firediff is worth a look, doesnt seem to work with FF9 though.


jQuery.fracs determines some fractions for an HTML element (visible fraction, fraction of the viewport, …) and also provides the coordinates of these areas


280 Slides

Quickly create presentation slides from within your web browser, which you can download into PPT format really quick. Could be useful. It seems the beta is closed but you can still play around with it.



Interesting. phpQuery is a server-side, chainable, CSS3 selector driven Document Object Model (DOM) API based on jQuery JavaScript Library.


Cool jQuery Slideshow

Fixing These jQuery by Adam! A Guide to Debugging



PhoneGap is an HTML5 app platform that allows you to author native applications with web technologies and get access to APIs and app stores.



blur.js is a jQuery plugin that produces psuedo-transparent blurred elements over other elements.


Hope you enjoyed the post, please leave a comment! :)

Sam Deering is a Front-end Web Developer who specialises in JavaScript & jQuery. Sam is driven and passionate about sharing his knowledge to educate others.

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