Moopromptu - A Mootools Version of Impromptu

Sometimes my mind wonders and I just want to play with other technologies. This was one of those times. I'd been wanting to learn a little more about Mootools, especially after reading about their upcoming 1.3 release with a fast, new selector engine. So I figured what better way …



Get the Most Out of Your Break

A rarely seen animal in the javascript world is a break. When it is seen 99% of the time it is within a switch statement. But did you know it can be used for more than that? In Javascript you can label your blocks of code, then when you call …



Timepicker Addon 0.3

So I didn't get bogged down with a ton of changes I've decided to release another new version. Thanks to Reinout and other contributors the timepicker addon is now a little more friendly, allowing you to type time within a constrained field as well as live updating the input box …



Timepicker Addon 0.2

Thanks to some readers (Reinout and Jeremy) I've posted a couple changes to the Timepicker Addon. It is still early in development but does seem to work pretty well for all of the examples I've run it through. Please keep checking back for updates!



Ready or Not, Here Ubuntu Comes!

As many of you know I use Ubuntu on a daily basis. All of my web development is done with it, unless I'm forced to develop something on a Winders platform. It seems though Ubuntu 10.04 is already upon us and I've hardly noticed! Well.. it's nearly here.. Ubuntu …



New Projects Section

I've been studying how I could improve my blog to meet its main purposes lately, and I've create a new Projects section on the sidebar to help display various projects I have developed. I haven't posted every single code snippet I've ever done, but it covers the larger projects which …



Timepicker Addon for jQuery UI Datepicker

Since I've not found a timepicker suitable for my needs (although there are some pretty decent ones out there) I decided to make one. I needed date-time and just time, so built it on top of jQuery UI's Datepicker, so I have access to just one or both. A couple …



Use CSS3 to Spice Up Impromptu Buttons

I thought I would share with you quickly how you can use CSS3 selectors to spice up your Impromptu buttons. Lets say you have a prompt with a Delete button. Delete normally indicates caution/danger/warning which is usually represented by a red color. We can let our CSS do …



UberUploadCropper 0.2 With Example

Finally, I've put together an example of UberUploadCropper, as well as getting it up to date with Uploadify 2.1. If you don't remember what UberUploadCropper is, it is a small jquery plugin that brings together Uploadify, Impromptu, and Jcrop, to seamlessly upload and crop images. Here's a visual: For …



Compute Linear Regressions in Javascript

Its very seldom, but now and then you have to go back to those old math equations from college and compute some nice graphs, or solve a few complex formulas. Linear Regressions aren't completely foreign territory, they are used more often than you realize. I've put together a nice function …