Monthly Archives: November 2013

Why <canvas>?

I’ve been playing around with the HTML5 <canvas> element for the best part of a year. I love it: it truly is the best thing since sliced bread. And yet I also find myself wondering … why? Why did the standards writers feel that HTML needed a canvas element? What purpose does it serve? The… Read More »

Hello world!

All good blogs should start with a ‘Hello World’ post. It sets the scene for what is to come, what is to be expected, from a blog. It supplies the purpose, the morals – even the tone – which the blogger hopes s/he will be able to stick to as the early excitement wears off… Read More »