VegasJS #21 - Regulus

6:00 - Grab some pizza on your way in

Don't like pizza? Feel free to bring something for your pizza hating homies.

This week's pizza is sponsored by: VegasJS - DUDES/DUDETTES WE REALLY WANT A LOCAL BIZ TO SPONSOR FOR PIZZA.

6:00 - Group Matters (15 min)

  • Agenda overview

  • Review meetup notes / participation

  • Quick Introductions

  • JS advice / questions

    • Prompt for advice

    • Quickly what is you're issue?

      • Ask the room if anybody can help with the issue.

      • Mention it would be good to meet up during the break

6:15 - jQuery: For beginners and intermediate - Mike Sweeney (20 min)

I'm sure you've heard of it but why do so many people use it and why is it still not a dinosaur?

  • The gravity of jQuery

  • jQuery fundamentals

  • Tips and tricks

6:35 - Break (10 min)

Because we need some chaos sometimes

  • Use the potty

  • Chit Chat

  • Grab the projector and do a quick demo/share on something interesting related to JS

6:45 - HTML5 Video APIs (That’s plural folks) - Daniel Harden (20 min)

Wait a sec... so you're telling me you can capture video from webcams and stuff and there are API's for it in javascript?

  • Overview of Video Capture API's

  • Learn to use them, and what can be done.

  • Wrapper libraries and DEEMMOOOS!!

7:05 - Plan the next meetup (10 min)

7:15 - YOU'RE FREE TO JAVASCRIPT ON YOUR OWN

7:15+ For those who can't get enough, we’ll grab some beers at nearby watering hole.

  • DCR

  • Gold Spike

  • Insert Coins



 

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  • Susan H.

    Hi guys, here are the videos for each talk below:

    Dan Harden, Video APIs - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lw7JHztb71g

    Terrence Carroll, PhantomJS - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_UWJgH89S8E

    Elijah Insua, Impromptu jsdom fun - http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=VQ4WZ1I92-s

    The slides and code are linked in each video description for your convenience.

    The audio was not fabulous this time around, but have since found the best mic position for speakers so we should be better next time. I hope you enjoy the talks regardless!

    2 · July 13, 2013

    • Susan H.

      Incorrect spelling of your name above, Terence, my apologies

      July 14, 2013

    • DeShawn W.

      Thanks for doing the videos Susan, also thanks to Dan, Terence, and Elijah for the great presentations :)

      July 14, 2013

  • Terence C.

    Here's the PDF and Keynote file from last night's PhantomJS presentation: http://thack.github.io/presentations/

    Thanks DeShawn, Dave, Jimmy, and Susan for putting the meetup together. Recorded video sessions, so professional!

    July 10, 2013

  • Elijah I.

    Had a great time last night! You guys are really nice and awesome :)

    Here's the code that I frantically put together before my "super lightning talk" about jsdom - https://gist.github.com/tmpvar/5969049#file-readme-md

    Feel free to hit me up if you have any questions

    July 10, 2013

  • Dave S.

    Sidenote: each talk was filmed, we'll make those available as soon as we can. A very big thank you to Susan Hinton for taking care of all the A/V stuff for us.

    July 10, 2013

  • Dave S.

    Thanks to everyone who came along to the first of the resurrected VegasJS meetups! Thought the speakers did a great job last night and it was awesome to meet new folks. Let us know if there's anything we can do to make this a meetup you want to attend regularly, all feedback (positive and negative) gratefully received!

    July 10, 2013

  • Daniel H.

    Had a blast, thanks for coming out everyone!

    If anyone's interested, you can grab my video API slides here: https://www.dropbox.com/s/5mjastulo4hmnqi/videoapis.pdf

    July 10, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Very happy the group is back. Looking forward to the structured approach :0)

    July 10, 2013

  • William W.

    The topics covered were cutting edge, enlightening and well presented. There were huge loud rounds of applause for each. If you missed the meeting I heard there is a video floating around somewhere. Be sure to check it out; it is a must see!

    July 10, 2013

  • Jimmy J.

    Very excited.

    July 2, 2013

  • Susan H.

    top job bringing this back, guys! I'm excited

    June 27, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Please me me know if I can help in any way :0)

    1 · June 26, 2013

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Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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