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Advanced Customization of the jQuery Mobile Buttons

http://appcropolis.com/blog/css3/advanced-customization-jquery-mobile-buttons/ There are many ways to skin a cat By default, jQuery Mobile offers a series of themes that you can use in your project. Chances are that your project has been designed with unique buttons and elements that defer from the standard  ... Categories: CSS3, jQuery Mobile

Why 37signals Built Basecamp in HTML5?

http://appcropolis.com/blog/web-technology/37signals-built-basecamp-html5/ There are many reasons why building an HTML5 web application makes  sense for a lot of businesses. Whether is budget constrains, skill set, or a deep understanding of the different technologies available, everyone will face a crossroad ... Category: Web Technology

HTML5 Apps vs. Native Apps

http://appcropolis.com/blog/web-technology/html5-apps-vs-native-apps/ When you buy a smartphone it is typically loaded with several apps. In addition to these apps, you can also download or purchase other apps from the AppStore, Android Market, Blackberry Market and other distribution channel associated ... Category: Web Technology

How to Make an iPhone Back Button in jQuery Mobile

http://appcropolis.com/blog/howto/how-to-make-iphone-back-button-in-jquery-mobile/ Creating an iOS-like back button using CSS3 without images is an interesting challenge. It gets tricky when you try to do it within the boundaries of jQuery Mobile 1.1.0. To get started, let's consider a basic HTML code for a jQuery ... Categories: CSS3, How-To, HTML5

How to organize your HTML, CSS, and Javascript files

http://appcropolis.com/blog/web-technology/organize-html-css-javascript-files/ A good friend of mine told me that the best system is the one that works better for you. This is only true if you never plan on sharing your work with someone else, or if you do not expect to use other people’s code. In this article I ... Categories: Blog, Web Technology

Using Javascript to encode images as DataURL

http://appcropolis.com/blog/web-technology/javascript-encode-images-dataurl/ The following example shows how to draw an image on an HTML 5 Canvas element and encode the image as data-url schema. Being able to convert images into string, opens some interesting possibilities. In browsers that support HTML5 local ... Categories: Blog, Web Technology