Archive for the 'How To' Category

Lessons learned: How to develop an idea

Saturday, March 21st, 2009

Introduction: During my self mandated separation from technical projects and ideas last summer, I decided to try to put together a list of lessons learned during past (failed, yes all failed) projects. I quickly jotted some things down and my reasoning for them, and have cleaned it up a bit. All of it is pretty […]

jQuery: Extending bind() to define context of execution (scope)

Wednesday, February 4th, 2009

One of the main advantages of jQuery is that it does a lot of thinking for you, especially with more complex things like event handling. Unfortunately, as you move into more advanced application building, the jQuery developer is left without a standard method of applying context to an event. Although creating a generic bind function […]