Friday, February 26, 2010

Cutting Edge - Predictive Fetch with jQuery and the ASP.NET Ajax Library (MSDN Magazine, Feburary 2010 Issue)
Adventures In Authentication | Learn By The Drop: "Facebook Connect, Twitter, and Google Friend Connect all allow you to authenticate users to your site. They require varying degrees of technical expertise to set up and the exact functionality varies too. The good part is that they all seem to excel at verifying the identity of an anonymous visitor to your site, at least temporarily. The bad part is that they really don't fit in with the normal Drupal account creation process. ... The discussion called Social networking accounts: unified approach to store in external account data in user content profiles? covers some of the same issues I mention here and even mentions the fact that there is no module for LinkedIn."

Thursday, February 18, 2010

Tuesday, February 16, 2010

Tuesday, February 09, 2010

Monday, February 08, 2010

Tabs and Slideshow Modules (Views based and Otherwise) | "See for a more thorough comparison of slideshow & rotator modules... There're already two jQuery plugins to do the carousel effect: jCarousel and jCarousellite which is a lighter version and lacks many features in jCarousel, yet it works better."

Tuesday, February 02, 2010

Apple unveils iPad tablet computer | iLounge News: "Reading the live feed that Flash is still not available for web viewing is unbelievable and a deal breaker for me. It’s not worth the upgrade price to me, when my Touch can do most of what the iPad will do for my purposes. I don’t need to use the iBook/iPaper reader portion. I was really hoping for a full fledge mini computer with a full function web browser." - AGREE 100%