Exciting me today… Social media jQuery, one element icons and more…

Hell yeah… Dealing with social media counters and buttons is TEDIOUS.

http://filamentgroup.com/lab/socialcount/

I love clever CSS. one-div aims to build a database of single div icons leveraging pseudo elements and some cunning gradients – dig around in the css to learn some interesting tricks. Will be fascinating to see how much more cunning people’s techniques will become over time…

http://one-div.com/

If you have a heavily AJAX’ed web app, telling the user’s they are offline (a la Gmail) would be a great boon, n’est pas?

http://oskarkrawczyk.github.com/heyoffline.js/

Automated jQuery testing? Sounds interesting…

https://github.com/ianb/walkabout.js

Scrubby – scrub slider style adjustment of JS values. Fantastic for experimenting, damn handy for interfaces…

http://nornagon.github.com/scrubby/

All above scraped from the often very useful Co-drops Collective newsletter
http://tympanus.net/codrops/collective/collective-40

 

Learn about the HTML 5 Audio API from repropductions of the BBC Radiophonics workshop. Sounds pretty cool to me…

http://webaudio.prototyping.bbc.co.uk/

 

I also mean to get round to reading this at some point:

http://net.tutsplus.com/tutorials/javascript-ajax/what-they-didnt-tell-you-about-es5s-array-extras/