10 cool Raspberry Pi Zero Projects

10 cool Raspberry Pi Zero Projects

The Raspberry Pi Zero is the lightweight version of the Raspberry Pi which unlike its big brother doesn’t even have an Ethernet port. This hasn’t kept many hobbyists from becoming inventive. Although it is still difficult to get your hands on a Raspberry Pi Zero due to the high demand, more and more interesting projects are rolling in. In this post I put together my personal favorites. The list is in no particular order. [...]

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6 Lightweight jQuery Alternatives

6 Lightweight jQuery Alternatives

The Javascript library jQuery has grown a lot over time and even the .min.js version is now almost 100 KB in size. However many of jQuerys functions are often not used at all. In addition to the download size, rendering time is a factor which can slow down the page loading on old smartphones. Considering those factors it might be worth looking for lighter alternatives. The basic functions that define jQuery however should still be available in the alternative libraries we’re looking at. [...]

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