Posts tagged jQuery

Mixing google places and jQuery will lead to frustration

May 27, 2012, 1:30 p.m. Google , jQuery

var input = document.getElementById($("#from"));var autocomplete = new google.maps.places.Autocomplete(input, autoOptions);If you are familiar with both jquery and google places javascript API, you will raise your eyebrows wondering why I am posting such trivial code in this blog. If you really know ...

Adding a JS library to existing greasemonkey scripts

Aug. 29, 2011, 1:58 p.m. Greasemonkey , JavaScript , jQuery

So the other day, I posted about how adding jQuery to a greasemonkey scripts has become pretty easy. It wasn’t always like  that. The same approach can also be used to add YUI, Prototype etc to any GreaseMonkey script. Now suppose you want to add such a library to existing GreaseMonkey code? Well it ...

ExtJS , YUI and jQuery

May 3, 2010, 12:12 p.m. Ajax , ExtJS , JavaScript , jQuery , RIA , YUI

I needed to build a data grid, and even though I am a big fan of jQuery, I thought of using YUI instead. It's just a matter of keeping up with the Joneses (I wasn't familiar with YUI at the time this was started). A data grid has many names, the geeks at Yahoo! call it a DataTable. Call it by any n ...

jQuery TableSorter and XSL Transformation

Sept. 1, 2009, 7:36 a.m. Ajax , JavaScript , jQuery , XML

Jquery and it's plugins are so popular because they allow you to do in a couple of lines of code what might otherwise take days and days of effort.. The tablesorter plugin is one that allows you to sort an HTML table by clicking on any of the column names in the table header. I am talking of a real ...

The F in JavaFX

July 10, 2009, 5:24 a.m. javafx , jQuery

Recently, Netbeans 6.7 was made released without support for JavaFX this is perhaps the first tacit admission by sun that JavaFX is a failed technology. They are acknowledging that most of the netbeans users are using it for java and for PHP but not to develop JavaFX scripts. Netbeans 6.5.1 does sup ...