Episode 13: Phatjax, new weblog, and reducing HTML with javascript

In this episode we hear from Brian Grayless, developer of phatJax, introducing his new AJAX toolkit. I introduce two ways of using free tools to run desktop Linux from inside Windows, and give some code examples of using Javascript to reduce large HTML forms by dynamically creating pulldowns. I also introduce my new weblog at fosterburgess.com.

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Episode 12: Perl, Ruby and MonkeyGrease

This episode serves as a bit of a catchup to fill you in on some topics that have cropped up recently, both in my web work and perhaps just a little bit outside of that realm. Perl CPAN modules, witnessing a Ruby on Rails development effort, MonkeyGrease is ‘the server side greasemonkey’. Also, there are some web appl jobs listed in the forums.

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Episode 11: Zend collaboration, High Performance MySQL and more

In this episode I cover the Zend collaboration announcement, the Oreilly High Performance MySQL book, the Regex Coach tool, InsecureMag.com, and more.

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