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Some of my recent posts and ramblings.

Conditional CSS styles for IE6 in the stylesheets

I never knew about this, guess I never bothered to check but you can have conditional styles for different versions of IE right inside your stylesheets.

Source: CSS Tricks

To Target only IE6

* html #div {
    width:978px;
}

To … more


Finally found a free syncing note taking app

After looking at so many apps, found the solution at the unlikeliest of places, Microsoft. OneNote now has a web app and an app on the iPhone with full syncing support, none of the ridiculous stuff like Sync only once … more


Amazing time lapse video of an Antarctic Expedition

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Form Savior – a jQuery plugin to prompt save of unsaved changes in form

I was tasked to find a way to prevent accidental loss of information if the user navigated away from the page after changing the form. This article from 4GuysFromRolla helped me get started on the solution. But it required a … more


Popular News websites online

CNN is No.1 online at least. NYT is quite low. Surprisingly, the Drudge Report is in the top 10, but Huffington Post is missing.

Bing results are a little different. CNN and Fox are still in the top 3, along … more


Digg seems to be having quite an interesting day

The New Digg is finally coming to everyone. Interesting to see some of the problems with a site refresh.

I get the feeling, this scene is not going to change very soon.

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IE caching ajax responses

Another one from IE. It never runs out of new ways to screw our lives. On one of our sites, the client kept coming back saying the person they just entered doesn’t show up in a dropdown list which was … more


Annoying problem with cfmail inside cffunction

Spent way too much time trying to figure this out. Using cfmail inside a cffunction wasn’t sending out the email. Worked just fine on a cfm page. Turns out, you need to set cffunction output=”yes”. Hopefully, this will save some … more


Yay, I am on Smashing Magazine!

Yaaay! I am on Smashing Magazine. My submission for the CSS3 Design Contest is published on the site, right next to Fabio Sasso! This is probably the closest I will ever get to him.┬áMust keep going. Anyway, check out … more


My submission to Smashing Magazine’s CSS3 Design Contest

Smashing Magazine had a CSS3 Design Contest recently and here is my submission CSS3 Magazine