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Scott Van Vliet Once a Developer, Always a Developer March 2005 Entries
R.I.P Mitch Hedberg (1968 - 2005)
I awoke this morning to morning to a weird message from my friend Jason. He mentioned that he'd heard a radio station announce that Mitch Hedberg died! When I heard his message, I frantically searched the Internet for validation (or hopes that it was an April fools joke.) I could find nothing. Then, about 10 minutes ago, I Googled his name and found this link. It is a sad day for sure. My good friend Warren introduced ......

Posted On Thursday, March 31, 2005 10:46 PM

TextArea Cursor Position with JavaScript
I’d recently searched around for some good-quality JavaScript snippets to determine the cursor position within an HTML TextArea, but haven’t had any luck. So, like any fellow geek would do, I came up with my own solution. The DOM in IE does not provide information regarding relative position in terms of characters; however, it does provide bounding and offset values for browser-rendered controls. Thus, I used these values to determine the relative bounds of a character. Then, using the JavaScript ......

Posted On Thursday, March 24, 2005 10:31 PM

Picasa Rules!

I just started using Picasa (by Google) and I am hooked!  I have so many digital photos on my laptop that I need to edit and send, and this program makes it so easy.  The interfaces is beautiful, and super easy to use.  It also integrates quite nicely with Gmail.

Check it out and download for sure:

Posted On Monday, March 7, 2005 11:07 PM

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