jQuery UI Sortable Tutorial

Programming

This tutorial will teach you how to implement Jquery's UI sortable interaction to reorder a list representing a website menu. We'll also discuss how to save the order so you can present the updated object order to the user.

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Running of the Leopards 5k Result

Personal

Yesterday Jamie and I ran a 5k put on by a local high school. This was Jamie's first 5k and my 3rd so we were pretty stoked to see how well we would do.

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8:36PM Photo Project

Personal

While browsing twitter I found a reference to something called the "8:36 project". The idea is to take a picture of what you're doing (no matter how mundane) at exactly 8:36 PM every day.

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Botting Facebook's Zoo World

Programming

Over the past few weeks a certain someone I know has been playing a real-time game on Facebook called "Zoo World". Users earn money by adding animals, buildings, etc to their zoo and then use this money to improve their zoo (think Roller Coaster Tycoon). Money is earned in real time which means that every tick (5 minutes) you receive a sum of money depending on how well your zoo is rated.

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Manipulating XML with PHP

Programming

This article will walk you through the process of parsing an XML document using PHP's SimpleXML extension. We'll make some changes to the XML and then save the modifications.

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