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Inspire the web with just 10K!

That was the caption of the 10K coding challenge hosted by An Event Apart, in association with MIX Online. The challenge is to build a web app in less than 10 KiloBytes. The rules are: Total file size, including images, scripts & markup, can’t be over 10K. Apps should work equally... [More]

Overriding jQuery/JavaScript functions using closures

Function overriding is an important feature in any programming language. In advanced languages like .NET, Java, it can be accomplished easily through a set of key words. But this is not the same in JavaScript and this is where closures come to your rescue. This article is not something new. Infact... [More]

Handling AJAX exceptions of ASP.NET using jQuery

Exception handling is an important feature in any business application. In simple words, it is all about catching ugly errors thrown by server and displaying them in a user friendly manner to the end user. (Of course, logging exceptions/notifications etc may also be a part of exception handling. ) ... [More]