Tim's tech blog
Welcome! This is my tech blog, my personal feed, and generally home to some of my private ideas, thoughts, rants, etc...
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WebSockets with .NET (03 November 2011)
WebSockets offers a whole new way of building for the web. The .NET Framework is particularly convenient way of building WebSockets server and client applications. The next version of the framework is already available to downlo ...
Modern Warfare 3: major new game launching! (03 November 2011)
Call of Duty: Modern Warfare 3 On 8 November, a major new game will be launched: MW3. Product launches do not get much bigger than this. It's not just another new video game. It's an historic landmark in the history of entertainment. It ...
Skyrim: epic new game launching soon... (03 November 2011)
Elder Scrolls: Skyrim A truly epic new game is about to be launched: Skyrim. On 11 November, a new game in the hugely-popular and critically-acclaimed series known as the Elder Scrolls, will be released world-wide. Developed by the game studio ...
JQuery: live vs delegate (31 October 2011)
When you want to attach event handlers to your HTML elements via JQuery, like the bind() method, but you want to include any elements added to the DOM after the method is executed, you could use the live() method or the delegate() method. Q: So, wh ...
Essential games for Xbox 360 (22 September 2011)
My list of the best games available on Xbox 360, which is the best platform currently available for gaming and interactive entertainment. Halo 3 Still THE best shooter game ever made, an epic single player experience. MUCH better t ...