Tagged: Javascript

Conversation with Alessandro – CTO of Lightstreamer 0

Conversation with Alessandro – CTO of Lightstreamer

On the fourth day of Developer Summit myself and Veetrag spent some time with Alessandro CTO of Lightstreamer. We talked about comet architecture and its application in various fields. Comment is sometimes referred as reverse AJAX and is a set of technologies used to push the live data from server to http clients....

Chat with Greg Murray on Jmaki, ajax, comet etc 0

Chat with Greg Murray on Jmaki, ajax, comet etc

Myself and Veetrag caught up with Greg Murray sipping his coffee at Developers Summit. As usual we started talking and in between I realized, we could as well record it. Hence the start is abrupt and volume is low. Greg Murray is an AJAX architect at Sun. He is known for his contributions...

Simple mash of Twitter and Google Maps 3

Simple mash of Twitter and Google Maps

Got inspired by Twittervision mapping your tweets on Google Map. They don’t have a widget to put the map on your blog. Nevertheless I wouldn’t have used their widgets as they slow down the site. I hacked a piece of code in php/js to achieve the same on my site. Geo microformat L:lat,lan...

How to close main browser window with out getting warning message 6

How to close main browser window with out getting warning message

When you try to close the main browser window using the close [ window.close(); ] method. You get the confirmation prompt The Web page you are viewing is trying to close the window. Do you want to close the window? This warnning message appears only if you are trying to close the main...

How to bypass IE warning messages when accessing an html file from local file system 14

How to bypass IE warning messages when accessing an html file from local file system

I usually code my html/javascript in a simple text editor like notepad++. I usually open it in IE ( Internet Explorer) or FF to test it. Firefox doesn’t have any problems in opening the local files. But IE doesnt belive my local files. Everytime I open a local html file using IE I...

Bug Fix for Sortable Table – Sorting Date functionality 0

Bug Fix for Sortable Table – Sorting Date functionality

Sortable Table is a great javascript library for client side sorting of HTML table. Its under Apache 2.0 license so its very compatible. Recently I faced a bug when sorting date columns. It was not sorting the dates properly. After some debugging I got to know that the library assumes the date format...