Tech. "3 Dreams of Black" is an interactive film by Chris Milk and some friends at Google that showcases the creative potential of WebGL.
WebGL is a context of the HTML5 canvas element that enables hardware-accelerated 3D graphics in the web browser without a plug-in. In other words, it enables your browser to show some really beautiful visuals. Mrdoob/three.js - GitHub.
Eric has been at Yahoo since 2003, working on projects ranging from Yahoo Sports to YUI. For the past several years, Eric and his colleagues on the YUI team have worked to establish YUI as the foundation for Yahoo’s frontend engineering work while open-sourcing the project and sharing it with the world under a liberal BSD license. Eric is an editor and frequent contributor to YUIBlog; his personal blog is at ericmiraglia.com. Prior to working at Yahoo, Eric taught writing at Stanford and elsewhere and led frontend engineering teams at several startups.
That means they can be passed around like any other value. One common use of this feature is to pass an anonymous function as a callback to another, possibly an asynchronous function. Processing.js. Demos below!