Dealing with ajax has become so easy and high-level that it is pretty easy to forget about the details. A nice habit to get into when dealing with an ajax-heavy frontend is to manage the event listeners and connections that
Internet Explorer integration is by far my least favorite part of developing web applications. I had this nice little java applet that was working fine in Firefox, Chrome, Safari, Opera, etc. (basically WebKit and Mozilla browsers) but would annoyingly sit
Michael Blechar, vice president in Gartner’s Applications Architecture Research division, just posted his thoughts on Agile development, a development method we at ELC prefer to achieve superior results. Blechar’s post go back to a recently published Gartner research notes entitled “Agile Development: What’s
What is exactly the difference between software-as-a-service (SaaS) and a cloud application? If you aren’t confronted with both topics frequently, this question is likely to be confusing and you may be tempted to simply answer that there is no difference.
I like Sass and I like Heroku, but they don’t necessarily like each other. Because of Heroku’s read-only file system and Sass’s tendency to write files to disk, a workaround is needed to get the two to play nicely together. Heroku’s
Heroku is great for rapid application development but if you want to run multiple databases it doesn’t provide any options. Running multiple databases in a master-slave orientation can provide an elegant solution to many scaling issues. This can be accomplished
What is the MOD Team? Well first you must know what a MOD, or MODification is — modifying the code of phpBB to add a new feature that doesn’t come with phpBB. The MOD Team validates the code of MODs
Automatic MOD Installation: Then and Now Josh will be talking about the history of automatic MOD installation (not just pertaining to phpBB), up to what’s coming in 3.1. GNU diff/patch is “older than a wild Yuriy (1970s)” and powers the