KnockoutJS: An MVVM framework for jQuery developers

KnockoutJS: An MVVM Framework for jQuery Developers

At the end of this article, the reader will understand what MVVM is, why it is useful, and how open source JavaScript frameworks like Knockout can help deliver MVVM applications.


Topics covered in this article:

• What is MVVM

• Benefits of MVVM

Your bumper guide to working with media in HTML5

Unless you’ve been living on a remote island for the past year or so, you’ve probably heard the buzz and hype around HTML5.  HTML5 will cure most illnesses; it will solve world hunger; and it sounds the death knell for RIA (Rich Internet Applications) technologies like Silverlight, Flash and Flex.  Though that might sound extreme, the hype over this new HTML standard has been overwhelming.  Let’s bring things back down to earth a bit. To scope what’s...