Monthly Archives: February 2011

How to use the new jQuery.sub to protect yourself from monkey-patching plugins

You may have heard that jQuery 1.5 has a rewrite of the ajax module making it easier to extend the built in functionality. You may also have heard that the change caused an issue when using the jQuery.validate plugin. This … Continue reading

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“Art and Fear” and Open Source

My wife is an artist.  If you’re curious, she is an encaustic painter, and you can follow her blog at  If you’re still here and are interested in anything I have to say, she brought home a book one … Continue reading

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