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Aug 31
Twitter

Via Twitter Web Client

jQuery lets you set relative CSS unit values, does the math for you: $('div').css('width', '+=50px'); // make 50px wider
Aug 10
Twitter

Via Twitter for iPhone

Haven't done any writing in a while. Would like to, but dev articles take time. Got to mind the burnout, new job and all.
Jul 31
Twitter

Via Twitter Web Client

Showing which tab is playing sounds is great, but I'd also like a "this tab wants to play sound" permission dialog (like how geo loc works).
Jul 20
Twitter

Via Twitter Web Client

Seems Twitter got rid of background images. Don't blame them for making things less myspace-y, but the low contrast is disorienting.
Jun 15
WordPress

Checkbox Trickery with CSS

Checkboxes are great. Combine them with the right CSS and you can pull off some really neat tricks. This article aims to showcase some of the creative things you can do with checkboxes. Read on and keep in mind that the demos in this article use no...
Jun 1
WordPress

Being Fluent in jQuery

This article is all about writing better jQuery code by using a technique called method chaining, made possible by jQuery’s fluent interface. So, yes, the title of this article is mostly a bad pun (sorry). Fluent Interwhat? jQuery’s...