The big news this week came from Microsoft with the open sourcing of WinJS and from TypeScript reaching 1.0.
TypeScript 1.0 is available as part of Visual Studio 2013 and Visual Studio Web Express 2013 Spring Update, as an npm package, and as source.
Announcing TypeScript 1.0
Pixi.js 1.5.2 includes CacheAsBitmap and GenerateTexture as well a ton of other updates.
PIxi.js 1.5.2 webGL and Canvas 2d renderer
Route is a Node module where you pass a list of cities and get the shortest route and the distance corresponding to that route.
PositionCalculator can calculate the position of an element relative to another element or event.
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