Web Development News Week 28, July 2011

Web development news for the 28th week of 2011:

News was rather light this week. There is some cool stuff going on in the JS world, so check out the JS Weekly issue for this week.

JavaScript

JavaScript Weekly, Issue #35 - July 15, 2011

HTML 5

Dustin Diaz wrote, The Skinny on Doctypes, explaining how doctype declarations are becoming a lot simpler in HTML 5. Unless you are doing something fancy, you need only the following backwards and forward compatible tag:

<!doctype html>