Writing "Scaleable" JQuery - Shu

Recently, I’ve been thinking a lot about what it means to do really great front end development (HTML, Javascript, CSS). And, one of the key issues things I keep »

UX Fail: Colorblindness

According to wikipedia as much as 10% of males (~15 million people in the US) have red-green color blindness.  Why is that important? Well, for me personally, it’s important »

Twitter Claim Chowder

Today both Microsoft and Google announced partnerships with Twitter for including tweets in their search results. If I had to guess, I would think they were paying for this data. »

Minimalism & The Simplest Thing That Could Possibly Work

One of the core tenants of Agile/XP/TDD/Getting Real/Lean (etc) is doing the simplest thing that could possibly work. TDD says you should write a test and »

NoSQL isn't a movement

Today there’s been a tweet going around that says: @programmingjoy: Help pick a better name for NoSQL Movement at NoSQL East Conference #programming http://bit.ly/18H0o7 This tweet »