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How To Process JSON With C# and JQuery


JavaScript Object Notation affectionately known as JSON is a wonderful way to deliver content to the browser in a lightweight method that can both save on bandwidth and reduce page weight. Who doesn’t like the idea of performance improvements? In this tutorial, I will demonstrate how to make a call to a SQL Server database via a Web Method and create an employee object that will hold the top ten employees. This object will contain the JSON data that in turn will be displayed in a standard HTML table. Of course you could use CSS to display the data and … Continue reading

March JQuery Goodness Roundup


I haven’t done a roundup for jQuery plugins before so I thought it was long overdue. I have noticed that there are quite a few of new jQuery plugins out there and they really caught my attention as well as the proven older plugins that I have found useful. If you have a favorite plugin why not leave a comment and share wit the community? Tabs JQuery Tools: Tabs Done Right TabContainer jQuery UI Tabs Bookmarkable Tabs Tabs Made Easy ToolTips JQuery Tools: Tooltips Done Right The JQuery Tooltip qTip ClueTip AJAX Tooltip Sliders JQuery Tools: Scrollable AnythingSlider Featured Content … Continue reading

Is Information Technology Salaries What It Once Was?


Careers in information technology (IT) and the computer industry in general are typically among the fastest growing jobs and has been for a number of years. The field of information technology uses computers and computer software to manage and process data, and the technology is constantly evolving. IT careers span across many industries, including government, education, entertainment, and financial services. Although there is no single way to prepare for an IT career, a college degree, training, and possibly certifications can all help you land a job. Some may argue that IT related jobs just do not pay what they once … Continue reading