It's all about the frameworks and the libraries this week, as we feature more articles on the React framework and jQuery 1.11 is released.
jQuery 1.11 and 2.1 Released - releases will now be published on npm
Asynchronous Control Flow with jQuery.Deferred - free your code from callback hell
10 jQuery snippets every designer should know - 10 snippets that everyone, newbies to gurus, will use time and time again.
Custom cursors with CSS and jQuery - because you can
Intro to the React Framework - as the React docs say: “Give it Five Minutes”
FaceBook's own React tutorial
React beginner tutorial - implementing the board game Go
React + RxJS Autocomplete
Automate all the things!
Running Grunt tasks - without grunt-cli
Creating Your First Grunt Plugin
Gulp is the new black. - A grunt alternative
Getting Started with Bower - a package manager that makes it easy to manage all your application’s front-end dependencies
User Timing API - You can’t optimize what you can’t measure
The $ object demystified - Wrap Like An Egyptian
29 Videos from ng-conf 2014 - Last Week's AngularJS Conference
Acid delivered in 45 lines of js - Trippy!
Add this to your résumé now - (needs sound)
A Google Spreadsheet comparing various 2D Canvas libraries
So what do you make of these recent going ons?
Are you using build tools to streamline your workflow, or do you think that jQuery is the spawn of Beelzebub? Either way, we'd love to hear from you.
Also, please PM us if you have anything of interest for the next issue, and happy reading! - [Paul & [URL="http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/private.php?do=newpm&u=184222"]Pullo](http://www.sitepoint.com/forums/private.php?do=newpm&u=158377)