The last time I tried a Linux OS was back in the late 90′s with Red Hat and it took me about 20 minutes before I broke it. I didn’t give it much of a chance after that. Now I take another look at a Linux distribution by the name of Ubuntu.
The buzzword of the next generation of web programmers is the “cloud”, or cloud computing. It is the centralization of processing power and storage into the web. I’m going to take a look into the risks and rewards of this new paradigm.
This is my tutorial for beginners wanting to use AJAX on their websites.
I just though I might share a function that I found in the course of trying to capture accurate mouse events in a grid Map editor for my isometric game. The function can be used to find out if a given coordinate falls within a polygon, defined by it’s bounding points.