daily links

  • An In-Depth Introduction To Ember.js | Smashing Coding
    With the release of Ember.js 1.0, it’s just about time to consider giving it a try. This article aims to introduce Ember.js to newcomers who want to learn about this framework.
  • Pattern Library | MailChimp
    The MailChimp Pattern Library is a byproduct of our move to a responsive, nimble, and intuitive app. Constant iteration requires both an efficient workflow and a well defined collection of atomic elements that can assemble new UIs quickly without accruing
  • High Performance Animations – HTML5 Rocks
    Today transforms are the best properties to animate because the GPU can assist with the heavy lifting, so where you can limit your animations to these, do so.
    _opacity
    _translate
    _rotate
    _scale
    In the future there may be new ways of animating that allow you to be as expressive as you can be with JavaScript, but without the associated main thread cost; or as optimized as CSS animations but without the restrictions, but until then plan your animations for a silky smooth experience.