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    Interview with an Intiface Haptics Engineer

    I was recently re-reading my Interview with a PornHub Web Developer and one bit I started thinking about was the VR question and the idea of making users not just see but feel` something. The haptic feedback of VR games is what really sets...

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    Input valueAsNumber

    Every once in a while I learn about a JavaScript property that I wish I had known about years earlier -- valueAsNumber is one of them. The valueAsNumber provides the value of an input[type=number] as a Number type, instead of the traditional string representation when...

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    Advanced Code Display with Code Detection API

    Web apps are accepting numerous types of inputs, from basic text to code to imagery, files, and more. It's important that we validate the contents we receive but if you do allow arbitrary text, it's good to know what exactly has been submitted so you...

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    CSS :has

    For as long as developers have written CSS code, we've been desperate to have a method to allow styling a parent element based child characteristics. That's not been possible until now. CSS has introduced the :has pseudo-class which allows styling a parent based on...

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    Flexible, Powerful DataGrad from Sencha

    Many of the web functionalities that we rely on once lived within individual desktop applications. From office suites, games, and financial tools, all of them are now web applications; they're just as feature packed as their desktop counterparts. In the past I've used a variety of...

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    Confessions of a Web Developer XIX

    It's been a while since I've gotten a few things off of my chest and since I'm always full of peeves and annoyances I thought it was time to unleash:Due to the immensely negative response to any tweet about crypto from my blog account, I created...

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    Simplify Your File Handling With Filestack Workflows

    Automation is a really important skill for engineers, especially when it comes to working with various file types. The more you accept for input, and the more you automate, the better end output you can offer. Filestack's workflows allow developers to define automated...

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    Detect Dark Mode Preference with JavaScript

    Seemingly every website, dapp, and app offers a dark mode preference, and thank goodness. Dark mode is especially useful when I'm doing late night coding, or even worse, trading into altcoins. I'm presently working on implementing a dark theme on MetaMask and it got...

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    JavaScript Class Privates

    One of my aspects of JavaScript that drew me to it as a young developers was that its syntax was loose and I could code quickly. As you gain experience as an engineer, you start to realize that some traditional coding structure is a good thing...

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    Easy Asset Access with the Cloudinary Media Library Browser Extension

    Readers of my blog will know that I've been banging the Cloudinary drum for years. Their awesome media capabilities allow users to optimally deliver images, video, and audio in any format and to any device. Performance, customization, flexibility, optimized delivery... Cloudinary makes media better for...