Spotlight: HTML5

2011-12-03 00:00:00 2011-12-04 00:00:00 America/Toronto Spotlight: HTML5 The Spotlight event series concentrates on relevant tech topics for one day, allowing interactive professionals and students to build up their skills at a low price point with a minimal time commitment. The first in the series puts a spotlight on HTML5, a development language… Toronto FITC Toronto



The Canvas API is not just confined to the browser. The introduction of server-side Javascript, thanks to Node.js, has enabled the same functionality and syntax as its front-end counterpart, and in some cases even extended them. In this session, Peter will cover some of the popular Node.js image processing libraries including Node Canvas with case studies and supporting code samples. He’ll detail the advantages of sharing the same language between the two development environments including device compatibility, performance, and rapid prototyping.