Brad Van Every

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Class Hierarchies? Don't Do That!

<i>In theory</i>, JavaScript does not have classes. <i>In practice</i>, the following snippet of code is widely considered to be an example of a “class” in …

NIST Randomness Beacon

<b>EMAIL LIST:</b> To be notified of scheduled Beacon outages, send email to rene.peralta@nist.gov<p>The Beacon broadcasts full-entropy bit-strings in blocks …

WTF, HTML and CSS?

Contents<p>Declare a doctype<p>Always include a doctype. I recommend the simple HTML5 doctype:<p>Skipping the doctype can cause issues with malformed tables, …

Web Development

5 Javascript debugging tips you’ll start using today

I’ve used <i>printf debugging</i> since forever and I always seem to solve my bugs faster that way.<p>Some cases calls for better tools so here are some gems …

Goodbye to 8 Design Elements Whose Time has Come

<b>Last year I welcomed the rattling death knell of several of my least favorite design elements and facets of technology.</b> Some of them have died …

Web Design

Why you should move that button 3px to the left – GV Library

When a product is close to launch, I become a perfectionist. Each misaligned element or awkward interaction is like a thorn in my side. There’ll be a …

Machine Learning in Javascript: Introduction

I love machine learning algorithms. I’ve taught classes and seminars and given talks on ML. The subject is fascinating to me, but like all skills …

You Might Not Need jQuery

Conceal

Fast cryptographic operations for Android<p>Conceal provides a set of easy to use APIs for performing fast encryption and authentication of data. Apps …

JS: The Right Way

This is a guide intended to introduce new developers to JavaScript and help experienced developers learn more about its best practices.<p>Despite the …

Fixing Windows 8