This Is A Custom Widget

This Sliding Bar can be switched on or off in theme options, and can take any widget you throw at it or even fill it with your custom HTML Code. Its perfect for grabbing the attention of your viewers. Choose between 1, 2, 3 or 4 columns, set the background color, widget divider color, activate transparency, a top border or fully disable it on desktop and mobile.



jCarousel Lite – a simple and effective jQuery slideshow/carousel plugin

By | April 29th, 2013|Categories: html5, JavaScript, jQuery, Mobile Development, Web Development|

jCarousel Lite is a jQuery plugin that carries you on a carousel ride filled with images and HTML content. Put simply, you can navigate images and/or HTML in a carousel-style widget. It is super light weight, at about 2 KB in size, yet very flexible and customizable to fit most of our needs. Did I mention [...]

Zynga introduces PlayScript, an open-source cross platform compiler for as3 devs

By | April 7th, 2013|Categories: Game Development, html5, Mobile Development, Starling Framework|

Zynga, makers of the Farmville franchise, has revealed an open-source project called PlayScript. PlayScript is a true cross platform compiler for as3 developers, picking up the momentum where adobe has failed. It allows developers to target pretty much any platform, including iOS, Android, Windows 8, Desktop, as well as console's and handhelds - as well as [...]

Adobe AIR alternatives for mobile development with AS3

By | March 29th, 2013|Categories: Adobe AIR, Game Development, html5, Mobile Development|

At Pixel Utopia, we LOVE as3, its a versatile language with some great development tools and a solid community. Recently there has been a bit of discussion in the community about the future of AIR as a platform. The murmurs and speculation are closely related to Adobes PR, or lack of. Alas, there are some alternatives [...]

HTML, CSS : Force verticle scroll bars

By | March 24th, 2013|Categories: css3, html5, Web Development|

Pages with varied content on different pages can often experience ‘content jumps’. This happens as the browser decides to add or remove the scroll bars, causing page content to move the width of the scroll bars. An unsightly event… The fastest way to stop this behavior is to force scroll bars to always be present. Read [...]

Storing data with Javascript, using localStorage and cookies

By | December 15th, 2012|Categories: html5, JavaScript, Web Development|

There are currently several techniques for storing/saving data and values which transcend a browsing session (offline data). Technique has slightly different results. In this post we will be looking at the implementation of Cookies, LocalStorage, HTML5 Storage using browser native languages (javascript, html5). […]