Shareaholic

Firefox add-on Shareaholic makes it easy for you to submit the web page you’re viewing to: digg, del.icio.us, facebook, friendfeed, google bookmarks, magnolia, mixx, reddit, simpy, stumbleupon, truemors, tumblr, twitter. You also have the option to e-mail the link directly to a friend.

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Shareaholic also lets you know how many times the web page you’re on has been dugg or saved to del.icio.us.

PHP Speedy

PHP Speedy – Another script for merging and compressing CSS and JavaScript files. A script that you can install on your web server to automatically speed up the download time of your web pages.

Before PHP Speedy – 14 requests that took 4.44 seconds and After PHP Speedy – 4 requests that took 1.1 seconds:

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PHP Speedy automatically joined together all the appropriate files and compressed them, greatly reducing the load time of the page.  Author is also working on a PHP Speedy WordPress plugin.

Resetting Again

Eric Meyer is Resetting Again. Here’s the result:

html, body, div, span, applet, object, iframe,h1, h2, h3, h4, 
h5, h6, p, blockquote, pre, a, abbr, acronym, address, big, 
cite, code, del, dfn, em, font, img, ins, kbd, q, s, samp, small, 
strike, strong, sub, sup, tt, var, b, u, i, center, dl, dt, dd, 
ol, ul, li, fieldset, form, label, legend, table, caption, tbody, 
tfoot, thead, tr, th, td { 
margin: 0; 
padding: 0; 
border: 0; 
outline: 0; 
font-size: 100%; 
vertical-align: baseline; 
background: transparent; 
}
body { 
line-height: 1; 
}
ol, ul { 
list-style: none; 
}
blockquote, q { 
quotes: none; 
}
/* remember to define focus styles! */ 
:focus { 
 outline: 0; 
}
/* remember to highlight inserts somehow! */ 
ins { 
text-decoration: none; 
}
del { 
text-decoration: line-through; 
}
/* tables still need 'cellspacing="0"' in the markup */ 
table { 
border-collapse: collapse; 
border-spacing: 0; 
}

Full Article at Eric Meyer blog

Release: jQuery 1.2.2

This is a bug fix release for jQuery 1.2 and much more.

The major changes are:

  • 300% Speed Improvements to $(DOMElement)
  • .ready() Overhaul : Internet Explorer document ready drastically improved. Uses a new technique inspired by Diego Perini. It allows us to not have to do a document.write() anymore.
  • .bind(“mouseenter”) / .bind(“mouseleave”)
  • Complex :not()
  • Accept Headers
  • Event API

Bug Fixes

Here’s a sampling of some of the functionality that’s seen some important overhauling.

  • .clone() overhaul
  • Script evaluation overhaul
  • height() / width() overhaul
  • Cross-frame DOM manipulation
  • A few memory leaks have been resolved

Download jQuery 1.2.2 Regular (93kb) / jQuery 1.2.2 Packed (28kb) / jQuery 1.2.2 Minified (15kb)