I’ve been CTO of a small start up called Prmot.it for a few years now, offering an online coupon solution to local restaurants. We started our operation on a shared server from HostGator, and grew from there to serve thousands of customers. We are approaching another scaling jump, and will need to expand our infrastructure […]
I was looking back over my old code from 2005, and I found some of the Duplicate Image Detection (DID) code that I wrote for Gallery 2, back in 2005. I decided to clean it up and post a simplified version for people working in PHP with the GD extension.
I’ve been working on progressive enhancements to a web-controlled Pandora client called Pidora. In the process of wrangling the code, I discovered that there was really no good way to display long song titles/artists/albums. They either take up a varying amount of screen real estate, which throws off designs, or they get cut off, effecting […]
For those of you who don’t know, jSlabify is my jQuery plugin to create slabbed blocks of type, like the one seen above. Until recently, there were two modes it could operate in, unslabbed and pre-slabbed. In unslabbed mode, the plugin creates the rows of text, based on the size of the overall slab. […]
The highly anticipated v2.5 of my Facebook Format Tool has finally been released! With this new version, you no longer have to copy and paste your status. Instead, simply allow our Facebook app, and it’ll do the legwork for you! http://gschoppe.com/projects/fbformat