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Golden Functions (CI/CX) Talk at HamOntJS

ZIM Founder, Dan Zen (Dr. Abstract) gave a talk on Four Golden Functions at the HamOntJS meetup in Hamilton at CoMotion on King.  There was an excellent vibe and the … Continue reading

June 30, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM with Zdog 3D – a good match for the Canvas with JavaScript, CreateJS and ZIMjs

Zdog at http://zzz.dog is a nice easy pseudo 3D engine great for quick code based modeling.  The format is very similar to ZIM and it is easy to bring in … Continue reading

June 3, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM Retina and ZIM SHIM for Adobe Animate! HTML 5 Canvas, JavaScript, CreateJS and ZIMjs

ZIM 10.3.0 has launched at https://zimjs.com along with ZIM SHIM for Adobe Animate.  This helps you code with ZIM inside Animate.  In Publish Settings > Advanced > Import the provided … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

New Blob and Squiggle Features – for the Canvas with CreateJS and ZIM

ZIM 10.3.0 has launched with hitTestPath() to do hit tests of any DisplayObject shape against points on a path.  Try Hit Test Path here. Also, Blob and Squiggle now have … Continue reading

April 26, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM MVC and NPM Updates for the ZIMjs JavaScript Canvas Framework

ZIM MVC – Model View Controller The ZIM JavaScript Canvas Framework has launched a MVC Model View Controller page with two examples of organizing code into model view controller javascript … Continue reading

March 22, 2019 · Leave a comment

ZIM TEN (10) Launches with Integrated Physics for JavaScript Canvas with CreateJS and ZIMjs

ZIM TEN with Integrated Physics for Canvas ZIM 10 has launched with a NEW SITE and new features including integrated physics, an accordion List and SVG import to ZIM paths. … Continue reading

March 11, 2019 · Leave a comment

Naked Objects! Style on the Canvas with ZIM and CreateJS

Cascading Styles for the Canvas ZIM OCT (8) has launched at http://zimjs.com with style for the canvas with JavaScript, CreateJS and ZIMjs.  See the style on the canvas example.  This … Continue reading

August 28, 2018 · Leave a comment

ZIM on CodePen – Come Join Us!

ZIM is on CodePen at https://codepen.io/zimjs or https://zimjs.com/codepen and in our first week we had a Picked Pen and were featured on SPARK for a Simple Scroller for Animated Backgrounds … Continue reading

June 25, 2018 · Leave a comment

ZIM VR Launches with ZIM 6.8.0 for Virtual Reality on the Canvas!

ZIM VR has launched at http://zimjs.com/vr.html a scroll-parallax mini-site that pays homage to Magic Leap.  The site was made in two days by Inventor Dan Zen.  Dr. Abstract and Pragma … Continue reading

February 6, 2018 · Leave a comment

ZIM 6.5.0 Launches with AudioSprite Support for #Canvas, #JavaScript, #CreateJS and #ZIMjs

ZIM 6.5.0 at http://zimjs.com has launched with support for AudioSprites.  Here is an example: http://zimjs.com/audiosprite/ AudioSprites let you load a single audio file with multiple sounds inside.  There is an … Continue reading

November 5, 2017 · Leave a comment

Custom Font Support in ZIM loadAssets() #Canvas #JavaScript #CreateJS #ZIMjs

ZIM 6.4.0 has launched with support for preloading custom fonts with zim.loadAssets().  This piggy backs on the excellent CreateJS library’s FontLoader class and lets you consolidate loading in ZIM with … Continue reading

October 29, 2017 · Leave a comment

ZIM 6.3 Launches with Transform Tools for #Canvas #JavaScript #CreateJS and #ZIMjs

ZIM 6.3.0 has launched at http://zimjs.com with a new transform() method available for every ZIM display object such as images, shapes and components.  An example can be found here: http://zimjs.com/transform/Continue reading

October 6, 2017 · 2 Comments

ZIM Teach Launches with Workshops and Lessons for Visual JavaScript Coding on the Canvas

ZIM Teach has launched at http://zimjs.com/teach.html as a resource for teaching very VISUAL JavaScript code on the HTML Canvas. ZIM Teach compliments the ZIM Learn section at http://zimjs.com/learn.html which has … Continue reading

September 26, 2017 · Leave a comment

ZIM Badges – ART – in-depth JavaScript Canvas Tutorial for Generative Art is Live!

ZIM Badges – ART – has launched to help you build four examples of Interactive and Generative Art with controls to go from page to page.  http://zimjs.com/badges.html The Badges Tutorial … Continue reading

September 25, 2017 · Leave a comment

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