Category Archives: Tutorials

HTML5 Canvas: Smooth, variable width lines with transparency.

When making a drawing app with HTML5 canvas, you might come up against the problem of making a smooth, variable width line. Eventually you might find that you can make several calls to ctx.quadraticCurveTo(x,y,xc,yc) and get some kind of effect. … Continue reading

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HTML5 Canvas, Pixel Compositing, Transparency, and why all the trivia!

One thing I really hate about new technology are all the early adopters who incessantly post the same trivial examples. They cross link them too. So you can go from one page to the next, and see essentially the same … Continue reading

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Lexical Analysis: You should use FLEX…right?

It’s been a hobby of mine for that last few years to try to create my own programming language. Don’t ask why, I just want to. Over the years I have tried and failed multiple times. This is mainly due … Continue reading

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