Samuel's developer site

Welcome to my personal site!

Since I can't help on experimenting on most recent stuff and reinventing the wheel to try different shapes, I decided to put my toys here online and share them with others.

What will you find here:

If you decide to follow me, you will be fed with a healthy mix of geeky stuff: tutorials, performance tips, iconoclastic ideas, best practice sermons, crazy experiences, pledges for lost causes, coding puzzles, and even sometimes bad mistakes to learn from if you are nice. Followers will be fed on a "random frequency basis" (I have a family and my job is also quite demanding ;=).

If you want, you can learn more about me and see my resume here.

Tiny projects

Small simple personnal projects. Just for the fun of coding without a deadline.

MERGE PDF Online.

MERGE PDF Online, free, easy and FUN.

This small application I made allows you to:

CSS Shape Generator.

CSS shape generator (monster).

With this small web app, you can draw or edit pure HTML / CSS drawings from basic shapes.

Try these samples:

jsText library

jsText library project thumbnail

jsText is a small library made to handle text layout at letter level in JavaScript. Why this ?

  • Multi-line "text-overflow: ellipsis"
  • Multi-line text with technologies that does not support it: SVG, Canvas
  • Have exactly the same line breaks in several targets: your SVG text, your HTML, and in your PDF export
  • More generally, precisely control and monitor the rendering of the text in your application or page.

Articles

JavaScript

HTML / CSS

Java

Tools

Tricks & Treats