JavaScript

Thingdom JavaScript Wrapper

Of late I have been working working on several different projects in my day to day. Our team has been pushing out the release of a new tool called Thingdom and I'd like to talk a bit about it and the JavaScript wrapper I worked on. What is Thingdom? To…

(How I) Use Multiple Cached Selectors with jQuery

I am embarrased to admit how often it really happens, but I frequently forget how to use multiple cached selectors with jQuery and usually just fire a quick Google search and then kick myself when I see a Stack Overflow post like this one and immediately remember how I do…

Array.prototype.diff(meaCulpa)

So, it turns out that when you go off all half-cocked all willy-nilly extending a core functionality of JavaScript it's bound to result in a hiccup now and then. It was, then, a few days after posting about my new 'diff' function that I found my JavaScript choking on exactly…

Array.prototype.diff()

Sometimes in the day to day you find some problem that is just fun to try to solve without a Google (Stack Overflow) search. Recently the problem I needed to solve was this: I have a list of 'feed' items on a page where a long poll is watching for…