Todd Motto

Todd Motto

Owner, Ultimate Angular
Sep 10, 2013

Building out an HTML5 experience with Intels HTML5 Hub, for Rolling Stone magazine

Back in June this year, I was approached by Intel and Rolling Stone magazine to...

Aug 11, 2013

Echo.js, simple JavaScript image lazy loading

I’m currently working on a project for Intel’s HTML5 Hub in which I require some...

Jul 28, 2013

Hacking the HTML5 <video> element with Suave.js

Suave, for elegant HTML5 videos (how they should have been). Suave was built to re-engineer...

Jul 27, 2013

Using Grunt and Chrome Workspaces for in-browser development

After some great interest in why I ditched Sublime Text 2 for the day to...

Jul 20, 2013

Psswrd, the show/hide password JavaScript plugin

Show/hide toggling for password inputs. Psswrd is a neat little script I’ve put together to...

Jun 25, 2013

Is it time to drop jQuery? Essentials to learning JavaScript from a jQuery background

jQuery has been a godsend to pretty much all of us front-end developers since its...

Jun 1, 2013

Re-engineering the jBar plugin with Immediately-Invoked-Data-Expressions

Earlier this week I wrote about IIDE, Immediately-Invoked-Data-Expressions. Not an official term as such but...

May 30, 2013

Revisiting SVG workflow for performance and progressive development with transparent data URIs

A few months ago I covered a range of SVG techniques that proved to be...

May 28, 2013

IIDE, Immediate-Invoked-Data-Expressions, data-init and using HTML5 to call your JavaScript/jQuery

There’s something that’s been at the back of my mind ever since I’ve started writing...

May 20, 2013

Simple HTML5 data-* jQuery tabs, markup free and relative to their container for ultimate re-use

One of my favourite additions to the HTML5 spec is data-* attributes, they’re useful for...

May 20, 2013

Progressively enhancing HTML5 forms, creating a required attribute fallback with jQuery

HTML5 required attributes are a fantastic addition to the HTML5 spec, they save a lot...