jQueryUI dialog as loading screen (replace blockUI)

I like being able to manually control my loading screen with my ajax calls. Previously I was using the blockUI jQuery plugin. It’s a great plugin. You may turn an overlay on your entire screen or just a layer on or off by simply calling and Since at work they are hosting the jQueryUI package,… Continue reading jQueryUI dialog as loading screen (replace blockUI)


jQuery selection copy

Here’s a jQuery scenario I encountered today at work. I found the solution interesting. I have 2 identical selection dropdowns. When I select from the first one I want to copy the selection value into the second. However, I also have a change event attached to the second selection dropdown. In order to make sure… Continue reading jQuery selection copy

funny · sports

Funny colts' players tweets

This is funny if you are a Colts fan like me 🙂 Obviously, the title is a joke, but the joke is indeed courtesy of Colts rookie cornerback Jerraud Powers. Like many of us this past Sunday, Colts players Jerraud Powers and Pierre Garcon were watching the Jets play the Bengals in Cincinnati. However, unlike… Continue reading Funny colts' players tweets

geeky · non php code

Creative overlay/popup with jQuery

While doing a presentation on jQuery at work today, I went over a particular example I put together earlier today. I thought I’d share it with you here. In the past, we have used popups for editing values inside of a input box. The most well known example I can think of is smilies on… Continue reading Creative overlay/popup with jQuery