People don't give a f**k of JavaScript

A session at Codemotion Madrid 2013

People don't give a f**k of JavaScript. You shouldn't either. We are here to do stuffs, whether you call them websites, web applications, web services or hybrid apps. People want to perform tasks, not listen you talking about your favourite programming language. So, use the one you feel more comfortable with and just release the next big thing. But, if your favourite language is JavaScript, let's write better code. What does better means? Better for developers, better for devices, better for users.

In this talk, I'll describe some of the latest HTML5 APIs, many of which still experimental, that can help you develop great code. In a bunch of minutes, you'll see how to use:

The High Resolution Time and the User Timing APIs to help yourself testing your code performances
The Page Visibility and the Battery APIs to take care of devices' resources
The Vibration and the GetUserMedia APIs to create better User Experiences

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Aurelio De Rosa

Lead developer @detoxLDN • @jquery and @joindin member • ex @sitepointdotcom editor • Writer • Speaker • Author jQuery in Action, 3rd ed • ❤ JavaScript APIs

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Codemotion Madrid 2013

Spain Spain, Madrid

17th19th October 2013

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Date Sat 19th October 2013

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  • jQuery in Action
  • Instant jQuery Selectors

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