AJAX File Upload, Not Really but Close Enough

Now we all should know how to upload file using ordinary forms right? This was great back in the day, but we've been pushing Web 2.0 for some time now and it only seems fitting that we find another way. Now there was SWFUpload, which is a beautiful … [Read more...]

AJAX Contact Form

Before we even begin, one good question that anyone would ask is since this came out over one and a half years ago, why am I only now getting wind of this? Good question. Wish I had a good answer. But on to business: AJAX Contact form 0.9. Demo … [Read more...]

The Secret of Cancelling and Stopping Events using JavaScript

Introduction Back when I was doing my internship we had a major problem we were trying to solve. The project involved creating a web based terminal emulator using AJAX. Well, it was a little bit more specific than that. It was basically duplicating … [Read more...]

LightBox, LightBox2 and LightBox Plus

Yes, I know I'm a bit late with this, but I still had to give you the run down. Originally created by Lokesh Dhakar Lightbox JS is a simple, unobtrusive script used to overlay images on the current page. It's a snap to setup and works on all modern … [Read more...]

Zamzar – Free Online File Conversion

It's funny how these new AJAX applications always have these funny names. Zamzar, wow. But I must say, I haven't seen anything like it. Well we've all seen file conversion. We might have even seen it free. And a few of us have come into contact with … [Read more...]

OctaGate SiteTimer – Web Page Load Time

I'm not sure what exactly the entire package does, but this is something they demoed on the website. A beautiful AJAX site timer. It shows start time, connect time, time of first byte and time of last byte for every element on the page that it loads. … [Read more...]

InstaCalc: Welcome to a fast, easy and shareable calculator

Brand new. InstaCalc. Just like the name says, it's an instant making use of AJAX. No need to hit "enter". Your results are written as you type, just like any other AJAX application. You can set a number of rows and even set variables and use them … [Read more...]

A Step By Step Tutorial – Google Maps and Ajax

How long have you been waiting for this? A step by step tutorial on integrating Google Maps into your web application using Ajax. He starts out with an introduction to the Google Maps API. After this, he delves into more advanced techniques for … [Read more...]