A Beginner's Sinatra Tutorial

Posted by Joe Yates Wed, 07 Apr 2010 17:54:00 GMT

Today, beginner programmers can and should start with Web applications. I think Sinatra is simple enough for anybody to try out, but I think there aren't enough tutorials about it.

A Rails Programmer's First Django Application 1

Posted by Joe Yates Sun, 04 Apr 2010 15:35:00 GMT

I wrote my first mini Django application - a local history timeline - to get an idea of the differences between Django and Rails.

Editing Javascript in Emacs

Posted by Joe Yates Fri, 02 Apr 2010 10:06:00 GMT

Steve Yegge of Google has open-sourced his Javascript mode for Emacs. The main features are: true program parsing, code highlighting and error highlighting.