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Uploading files asynchronously with XMLHttpRequest is a neat trick on its own, but what I really wanted was a nice way to upload images from my phone and/or tablet. The problem with this is that technology is evolving quite rapidly these days and m...
Async File Uploads in HTML5
Uploading files using HTML forms has always felt a bit off for me. You had to set your encoding to `multipart/form-data` and the synchronous nature of form posts always made it a waiting game when uploading larger files. Then came AJAX and the dawn ...
I got tired of the old dark green design. It was too murky and spring is in the air, so I redesigned the site to be lighter and more "spring-y". ` `Inconsolata` is back as the source code font and `Open Sans` makes up the majority of the text on ...
Somewhat backwards compatible
I got the chance to see my blog through the eyes of Internet Explorer 8 today, and boy was that something to behold. There was no styling what so ever. It looked like the internet pre 1995. This site uses HTML5 and CSS3 and that is fine for most mod...
Trying to fix SyntaxHighlighter on mobile browsers
I recently incorporated the SyntaxHighlighter by Alex Gorbatchev so that I can easily show code examples in a nice way. The default configuration seems to have a few quirks when it comes to working on mobile devices. Not all of them are SyntaxHighl...
Responsive Web Design
Responsive web design is the new rage in HTML. As much as I dislike buzzwords, this one is actually something worth thinking about. Scott Hanselman wrote a blog post on the subject a while back and James Fuller has it at #5 on his top 5 list of thi...