In this article, we’ll look at Scalable Vector Graphics (SVG), one of the most underused technologies in website development today.
Paper.js is an open source vector graphics scripting framework that runs on top of the HTML5 Canvas. It offers a clean Scene Graph / Document Object Model and a lot of powerful functionality to create and work with vector graphics and bezier curves, all neatly wrapped up in a well designed, consistent and clean programming interface.
In this video you’ll learn how one of the most popular mobile games of 2011 - Cut The Rope - was brought to the web in HTML5. Semyon Voinov and Denis Morozov from Zeptolab, creators of the game, explain how they collaborated with Pixel Lab’s Robby Ingebretsen and Joel Fillmore to bring Om Nom to life on the web! Play the game yourself at http://www.cuttherope.ie.