Render Snarky Comments in Comic Sans
Hilarious idea by Zach Leatherman. To test if a comment is "snarky" or not, there is an npm package up to the task. On this site, we generally just delete snarky comments, but I still run a WordPress plugin that allows me to "feature" or "bury" comments . It's old but it still works fine in the latest WordPress. We use the bury functionality for comments that aren't rude, snarky, or spam, but a...
jQuery 3.4.1: triggering focus events in IE and finding root elements in iOS 10
Hello again! jQuery 3.4.0 was released just three weeks ago, but we’ve had a few issues reported that warranted a patch release. Thank you to everyone that reported issues and helped us get these fixed quickly. Here are the changes: Triggering focus or blur more than once in IE jQuery 3.4.0 came with some changes … Continue reading →
First Public Working Draft: Audiobook Profile for Web Publications
The Publishing Working Group has published a First Public Working Draft of Audiobook Profile for Web Publications. This profile, derived from the structure laid out in the Web Publications specification, has been developed to address a major gap in the publishing ecosystem. Unlike the ebooks industry which predominantly uses the EPUB standard, Audiobooks never developed a common specification. This has created a distribution model where content creators create many different files for their d...
Python pass by reference
Some time ago, I was given the opportunity to take a free course in Python. I was like “Sure why not? And it’s free? Woot!” (I don’t actually say “woot” but it seems like the… Read More
Apache NetBeans (incubating) 10 Released
The Apache NetBeans community is proud to announce the release of Apache NetBeans (incubating) 10.0.
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