Intro to HTML5 Canvas With a Game
Since this class conflicts with Intro to Databases at HackCville, I figured we'd tackle a more advanced front-end topic, and also steal a successful class from our friends in San Francisco.
HTML5 Canvas is a relatively new technology of in-browser graphics rendering. We will use coffeescript and rails to see how it can be used and integrated by creating a simple game/app. Please have rails installed.
Also you may want to take a look at this nice manual
In San Francisco, they created a whack-a-mole type game but we can make our game a little more cvillized.