And I'm back

Despite a long period of absence, I'm still alive and working on all the things. I've been through a change of occupation and upgraded my server.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Mar 20th, 2016 at 04:24PM

Attribute-Centric Programming

A method of programming which drastically reduces the amount of scripting required by gathering information from attributes in HTML.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Jun 29th, 2014 at 11:03AM

Decisions and Priorities

Things are rarely as simple as they seem. The ability to access a problem and weigh options is essential to any developer.

By Chris Zuber on Sat Jun 14th, 2014 at 08:12PM

Developer Tools - Ubuntu

I've been a web developer using Ubuntu almost exclusively for over two years now, and this is a short list of the developer tools I use on a daily basis

By Chris Zuber on Wed Oct 15th, 2014 at 02:13AM

Facebook on Tor?

Facebook recently created a .onion website for Tor users. Who would use this and why? Facebook is notorious for poor of privacy and Tor is for being anonymous.

By Chris Zuber on Wed Nov 5th, 2014 at 05:44AM

HTTP Security

A brief overview of a few methods web developers should be aware of for providing security on websites, primarily focusing on HTTP headers and CSP in particular

By Chris Zuber on Sun Dec 21st, 2014 at 11:28PM

International Data Privacy Day 2015

I did a simple experiment this week for International Data Privacy Day to determine how much tracking is done online and what you can do about it.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Feb 1st, 2015 at 04:35AM

National Cybersecurity Protection Advancement Act

The U.S. House of Representatives recently passed H.R. 1731 (NCPA). I think it's useless and deceptive... Here's why!

By Chris Zuber on Thu Apr 23rd, 2015 at 10:41PM

New Firefox Logo

Working from the diffs on a Firefox Nightly bug, I changed the gradient of an SVG to guess what a new Firefox logo might look like.

By Chris Zuber on Mon Aug 7th, 2017 at 09:55PM

Online Anonymity

Tracking an individual across the Internet is done in a variety of ways, and you'd be surprised at how well ad networks know you. Should you be concerned?

By Chris Zuber on Sat Nov 8th, 2014 at 11:10AM

Passwords 101

An introduction to security though strong and unique passwords, as well as a description of what the importance for them really is.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Apr 17th, 2016 at 05:34PM

PHP Classes - A Dissection

An introduction to advanced Object-oriented programming in PHP with examples and references to further reading.

By Chris Zuber on Mon Apr 6th, 2015 at 05:59PM

Pi is irrational

More MathML, this time using Euler's Identity in terms of pi to show that pi is irrational.

By Chris Zuber on Fri Apr 21st, 2017 at 08:11AM

Recent Updates 2014-12-13

A whole lot has been going on lately in the development of this website, at work, and in my personal life. Here's an update on all that. Oh, and plans too!

By Chris Zuber on Sat Dec 13th, 2014 at 03:03AM

So You Want to Code

So, you want to learn how to code? Don't know where to start? There are plenty of resources to learn, but programming is a whole lot more than knowledge!

By Chris Zuber on Sun Dec 7th, 2014 at 03:38PM

Status Update 2014-05-31

What I've been working on for nearly a month now.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Jun 1st, 2014 at 06:19AM

The Future of CSS

How to use CSS3 vars and other new features, how to make use of them today, and some possible other tricks.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Jul 27th, 2014 at 06:14PM

This is JavaScript?

The latest specs that define JavaScript are being implemented. Here's a quick overview of some of the awesome changes.

By Chris Zuber on Fri Aug 28th, 2015 at 08:44PM

What I Actually Do

A fairly typical example of the way things go as a web developer... with the exception of the whole talking to someone who isn't there aspect.

By Chris Zuber on Fri Jul 3rd, 2015 at 12:54PM

WYSIWYG and Images

Status update on creation of an HTML5 + JavaScript WYSIWYG editor. Using drag/drop events with FileReader API and Data URIs to create images.

By Chris Zuber on Sun Jun 22nd, 2014 at 02:21PM