Introduction to open-source GIS tools for journalists: GIS software is expensive, right? Wait, there are open source GIS tools now? And Matt Wynn wrote up a few for Poynter? Let me mash my mouse on that link…
Recent open source work and other projects we’re excited about: Free open source tools from the Chicago Tribune news apps team. Census, Twitter, regional boundary data, etc.
Mmmmm – Add a JSON model to your Django app for easy export. JSON output, Ping services – Benjamin Golub’s Blog
Django snippets: YUI Autocomplete
This was totally useful and up to date with Django 1.0, and helped me build my own form.html. Orloglausa » Django Comments – Doing it Right
Getting Started with Ruby on Rails – A List Apart
And suddenly teaching myself another programming language without a very rational reason to back it up. try ruby! (in your browser)
Thankfully, someone used Google Code Search to find many instances of the word “fuck” in commented out code all over the Interweb. Put a smile on my face. via Joe M. F*cking programming : Codeulate.
This is something that’s been on my wishlist for developing wordpress themes for sorta-social networking purposes. I hate sending users away to a login page. Devlounge | WordPress Theme: Log In On The Front Page