Charles Nutting

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Design | Website Design and Digital Art Projects

Typographic Portrait<p>In this tutorial I took a photo of a very pretty girl and re-created her image using type. This tutorial will teach you how to …

JavaScript QueryString Extraction

//QueryString extractor<br>function getParameterByName(name) { <br>name = name.replace(/[\[]/, "\\[").replace(/[\]]/, "\\]"); <br>var regex = new RegExp("[\\?&]" …

Design Patterns Or Not!

I think the main concern is that people often have a tendency to abuse design patterns. They learn a few, see the usefulness of them, and without …

Date Formatting in C#

I can't tell you how many times I wish I had a list of all the possible date/time formatting specifiers you could use in C#. This article is a cheat …

The Eight Levels of Programmers

Ever wanted to know the skill level of a programmer? This article will explain them all in short, to the point explanations.<p>This is an interesting …

Open Source Can be a good thing if you know what you're getting.

Below is a list of articles I found on open source security issues and problems. I have nothing against using open source, but we really need to …

The Four Stages of Competence

While working as a web developer, I have seen four levels of competence. Those levels I will try to explain below with brief explanations for each. …

New Design and Graphic Arts Section

I decided to expand my Web Design skills this past year, and have taken some graphic design courses. Instead of hoarding this information I decided …

So you want to be a programmer?

Let’s face it; anyone can learn to write code, and anyone can become a programmer, developer, or a designer for that matter. The thing is that even …

Pluto's dwarf planet status is 'bulls---,' says lead scientist of NASA mission

Pluto is perhaps the most beloved object in our Solar System.<p>So when the New Horizons spacecraft flew past Pluto on July 14 — a nearly 10-year, …

How Many Books About JavaScript Do We Really Need?

I like to keep up to date on my craft, and it amazes me how many books there are on programming. Why just on the topic of Javascript alone O'Reilly …

Getting Back in the Groove

I just read an article stating the workforce is working over 40 hours on a regular basis, and even working over 60 hours regularly. This might be …

Web Designer, Web Developer, or Web Programmer, OWE MY!

Many of the sites out there were created by a Web Designer, in Photoshop, and migrated into a CMS like Drupal, WordPress, or some other package. This …

GT350-Style 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback

This 1965 Ford Mustang Fastback has recently completed a 3-year professional ground up build that converted a 1965 Mustang C-code fastback into a ‘66 …

Classic Cars

NASA space telescope discovers Earth's closest rocky neighbor

NASA researchers working with the Spitzer Space Telescope announced on Thursday that they had indeed found the closest rocky exoplanet to our own. It's a tiny burg called HD 219134b that's just 21 light years from Earth in the Cassiopeia constellation, near the North Star. It was first spotted with …

Blue moon: where and when to view the rare cosmic event set to light up the sky

Tonight's supermoon coincides with the start of the meteor season and the first blue moon in three years. The next blue moon isn't due until 2018<p>When will the 'super' blue moon appear?<p>A rare blue moon will be visible in the sky tonigh<b>t</b> for the first time in three years. The event coincides with the …

The Role of a Senior Developer

Companies want to pay less for their development and are willing to bring in lower grade programmers to fill their needs. And in the end have a …