Practical Examples of Recursion →

While a member was preparing for a code interview last night, Denver Code Club had a great discussion on recursion, though we were limited to only having a few practical examples of it. Have you used recursion outside of the classroom? Provide a pull request of your example.

Summer of JavaScript

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Though we’ve continued to unofficially meet up every week, Denver Code Club hasn’t had an event scheduled for awhile. The co-organizer, Matt Steele, and I took a few months off, examining the state of our careers and carefully considering which directions we wanted to go. We’ve reorganized and come up with an official plan of attack: Summer of JavaScript. Unfortunately,…

My WordCamp OC 2014 schedule

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I’ll be attending WordCamp Orange County (Fifth Anniversary Edition) this year (June 7-8). They just released the schedule and here are the talks I’ll likely be attending: Saturday, June 7 Cain & Obenland In the Morning UX for WordPress Platforms Enterprise WordPress – Performance, Scalability & Redundancy WordPress Community: Choose Your Own Adventure Designing a…

cdnjs →

From the folks at CloudFlare comes cdnjs, which is a CDN meant to host all kinds of JavaScript libraries. I want to look into tools like Browserify and Require.js in combination with Gulp.js, but in the meantime, I really like this service.

Chrome webfont bug fix

I ran across the Chrome 33 webfont bug twice in one day, but thankfully I’m not the only one having issues. Apparently it’s a known bug in the past few versions of Chrome where third-party webfonts won’t load on a page without a re-draw. Commenter AceYnyswen re-worked another comment and posted a work-around (read: hack).…

Do It By My Own

Last night I joined a few peers at Galvanize for Refresh Denver‘s monthly meetup. I met up with Matt and DCC newcomer, Gerrica, to hear Jeff Casimir present his “Why Developers Quit” talk (available on YouTube). Amazing beer, tasty pizza, a captivating speech, and engaging conversation make for a pretty great evening. People are the…

Detecting DOM changes

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Don’t overthink it. The Situation While using a third-party plugin to upload multiple files in a form, I noticed that the plugin wasn’t behaving as expected. I bypassed the failing plugin option and wrote my own script to add certain attributes to a file picker form input. This worked for the static file picker on…