Category Archives: Technology

Simple Show/Hide with JS & CSS

TweetI am frequently asked by front end developers what the best technique is for showing and hiding a div within a web page.  While this can be accomplished many ways, I will outline the technique that I use most often. … Continue reading

iPad Market Share & the Media

TweetRecently IDC released their figures on “Worldwide Tablet Shipments”. Shortly thereafter, several “news organizations” and enthusiast web sites wrote about the published figures, using eye catching headlines, such as:

Samsung Presentations Suck

TweetI admit that although my first Apple product was purchased just over four years ago, I may now be termed an “Apple Fanboy”.  Call me crazy, but I just like things to work, and Apple’s products give me that in … Continue reading

On Rendering Engine Consolidation…

TweetToday, Opera made a surprising (to many) announcement that they are replacing their rendering engine with WebKit and their JavaScript engine with V8. The response to this news by developers has been largely mixed, although those opposed seem to be … Continue reading

The 5 Types of Front-End Developers

TweetI haven’t written anything in a while, so here is a silly post to fill in the time gaps.  See if any of these descriptions apply to you or the people you work with, my fellow front-end developer: Point and … Continue reading