Making snow: jQuery Snowstorm plugin

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check snowstorm demo Inspired by the current weather in the Netherlands I wanted to make snow with jQuery. A year Ago I would have used flash for this task, and I still believe flash is better for this specific job ( anyone fancies square snow flakes ). However I think the animation still stands strong…. Read more »

jQuery BoucingElement plugin

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I made this plug in while I was playing arround with jQuery. I am trying to transfer my flash skills to html. Learning actionscript started with a bouncing ball class. Therefore I tried to create the same in jQuery. And here it is the boucingelement plugin. It was fun to make and you could do… Read more »

jQuery and ExternallInterface

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It seems to be that ExternalInterface will not work if the flash file is referenced with jQuery. Which is odd because the jQuery wil translate to the javascript function getElementById. However the following code gave javascript errors that the function send2Flash could not be found. if( $(“#debaak”).length > 0 ) { $(“#debaak”).send2Flash(str); } After discussing… Read more »

Image Carousel: Jquery vs. Flash

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I used to build my carousels in flash, but i seemed a good challenge for me to build a nice looking carousel in jQuery. Of course the carousel should have the same functionality as a flash carousel. Thus said the carousel should get all the content from the html itself, include paging, the possibility for… Read more »