twitter feed in sinatra using haml and json

Using Sinatra 0.9.2 this is an easy to way to get an updating single tweet in your application. I am using the most recent HAML gem ( haml 3.0.5 ). I am also deploying this application with Heroku, not that it will make a difference, but it may help....

php memory limit

PHP memory limit is a very simple error to solve. When loading new plugin to a CMS or transferring data into a database this error may effect areas of your program: Fatal error: Allowed memory size of 33554432 bytes exhausted (tried to allocate 1841890 bytes) in /the_path/to_your/file.php Two simple...

stacking classes/ids in haml

I was having this issue the other day trying to get a unique javaScript class attribute to stick in HAML. HAML versus writing HTML is nice and easy in my opinion and it seems like it is saving a ton of time messing around with closing tags. This was...

unix referencing

I really wanted a place to look for some very common Unix commands. This post is credited to: Frank McCown, Ph.D. Assistant Professor Computer Science Department Harding University Unix/Linux System related uptime Show how long the system has been up uname -a Show the OS name and version hostname...

drums anyone?

This is one of my favorite short flash projects.

the last article

This is the transcript of my last print publication article in C^2. The student magazine at The Art Institute International Minnesota. As graduation looms, the time for students to collect their tenure races forward. The all-night projects and hard drive back-ups must be scoured for work. Printers are estimated...