Apr 8 2011

Dynamically load combobox using jQuery

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Webpages easily contain a lot of duplicate content. This however, can hurt your Google pagerank. Duplicate content can also slow down your pages.
Currently I’m building a new site with some friends. This site has a sign-up form with all the usual fields like name, email, country and so on. Now, to make sure the new user enters a correct country, they are presented with a complete list of countries in the world. This list was, until a few days ago, loaded into all the pages on the site = bad for performance!

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Aug 31 2010

HTML 5 Geolocation API

The new HTML specification, version 5, is great! There is a host of new things to explore including embedded video, SVG, Canvas element (more on that later!) and… Geolocation services! I would like to give you a small demonstration of the API.
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