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Weak, soft and not strong references in image

Weak and Soft References in Java

Java's weak and soft references have their place alongside strong references. Learn about these often overlooked tools for improving memory utilization in Java.

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Programming
Make your website zoom and resolution independent with SVG image sprites.

Improved Image Sprites with SVG

SVG is a vector graphics format built for the web. What you might not know is that it is a drop-in replacement anywhere you can use a regular image.

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Make your website zoom with image sprites.

Faster Websites with Image Sprites

An image sprite is the combination of two or more images into a single image. I'll show you why to use them and how to make them.

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Programming

SVG Online Editors

As I was updating the SVG Tutorial, I came across two web-based SVG editors: SVG-edit and Method Draw.

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Programming
jQuery and CSS go together like peanut butter and jelly.

CSS Practices for jQuery Performance

Best practices coding CSS and HTML to yield efficient selectors in jQuery.

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Raster bad; Vector good

The Rise of SVG

I'm predicting that vector graphics are about to storm the web.

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Programming
Easy bake code

Easy Templates with jQuery and Underscore

jQuery and Underscore can be used together is to create clear and fast loading templates.

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Programming

SVG Tutorial

SVG is a feature rich two-dimensional graphics language which allows for the combination of vector graphic shapes, raster images (jpeg, bmp, png, etc) and text. Learn more about it in this tutorial.

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