So, having heard a lot about flot.js, I finally have a need to play with charts. In this overview we will take a look at whats possible in terms of functionality and custom styling read more..
For many Computer Science students, this generic programming problem will be familiar. However, a lot of front-end devs won’t have studied CS (I didn’t). I was asked to interview a CS undergraduate the other day and part of the process was to ask them to solve the following problem:
Write a function that returns the nth term of the Fibonacci sequenceread more..
Until recently, I hadn’t realised that I could create a remote git repo from the command line. I used to go to Github and create the repo in the browser, then initialise my local repo and make my first commit.
First, I’ll show you the how to create a remote repo solely from the command line, then we can introduce TextExpander and see how we can complete the whole process in a few seconds, without remembering and typing a whole bunch of commands. read more..
Just a quick tip that I picked up the other day. Without going in to too much detail about how we create individual development spaces within our SVN repository, I often need to create a diff file for all modified files within a particular directory and patch it to another.
We’ll talk about how to create diff files in SVN, how to apply a patch and a little about the ‘p level’ flag. read more..