Free Online Book: Learning JavaScript Design Patterns

Addy Osmani has released an open-source book on JavaScript Design Patterns. Learning JavaScript Design Patterns is released under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial-No Derivative Works 3.0 unported license. It is available for purchase via O’Reilly Media but will remain available for both free online and as a physical (or eBook) purchase for readers wishing to support the project. View the bookContinue reading “Free Online Book: Learning JavaScript Design Patterns”

Random User Generator: Like Lorem Ipsum, but for people

What is RandomUser? RandomUser is an API that provides you with a randomly generated user. These users can be used as placeholders in web mockups, and will save you time from creating your own placeholder information. More >

A Must Have Mac App for Developers: Structurer

It’s not secret that I do a lot of work lately with HTML/CSS, PHP, JavaScript and MySQL since my career at Clark College began a year ago. For years, make that decades I was spooled by the IBM Notes/Domino database templating feature. In the world of outside of Notes/Domino, you tend to work with aContinue reading “A Must Have Mac App for Developers: Structurer”

Cool trick for parsing URLs without JavaScript libraries

Cool trick for parsing URLs without an JavaScript libraries — Ryan Baxter (@ryanjbaxter) November 24, 2013   Ryan Baxter tweeted this out earlier and I wanted to share it with all you JavaScript developers out there as it is a nice and elegant way to not have to use a library such as URI.js:Continue reading “Cool trick for parsing URLs without JavaScript libraries”

Coming Soon – Bruce and Steve’s Coding School

Sometime in February 2014, Steve McDonagh and I will be launching an online coding school. I hear you saying “Bruce, there are tons of these available already. Why would you do this?”. Well, let me tell you why. Our school will hold one class at a time and will be limited to twenty students. TenContinue reading “Coming Soon – Bruce and Steve’s Coding School”