Thursday, January 10th, 2008

Simplicity: PHP Ajax Framework using Ext

Category: Framework, PHP

John Le Drew has been working on a PHP framework for a few years, and has now packaged it as Simplicity: The Simplicity PHP Application Framework is an advanced, scalable and extensible PHP application framework to aid developers in creating high traffic, high availability Web 2.0 online applications. Integrating a solid MVC framework with some Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 11:59 am

3.9 rating from 46 votes

Friday, July 20th, 2007

Google Gears for Offline Data Entry

Category: Articles, Gears, PHP, Prototype

Jack Herrington has written his second article in his series on Gears. The article goes into detail on creating a form based data entry application that works offline. This means that entries are batched up, so when the user goes online they can be sync’d up. The forms are sent using Prototype and Ajax.Updater. Jack Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 12:01 am

3.7 rating from 40 votes

Friday, July 13th, 2007

J4P5: JavaScript interpreter written in PHP 5

Category: JavaScript, PHP

I haven’t seen many languages implemented in PHP. J4P5 “is a JavaScript interpreter written in PHP 5, that allows to run untrusted scripts in a sandbox on your server. It aims to implement most of Ecma-262 3d edition.” J4P5 uses a modified version of the CFG parser of the MetaPHP project, and is licensed under Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 2:23 am

3.8 rating from 52 votes

Monday, June 18th, 2007

plainTemplate & phpQuery

Category: jQuery, PHP

plainTemplate is a new library that aims to separate out an HTML template from design and coding, thanks to selectors. The designer works by simply using HTML in any way they wish, and then the programmer: Write selectors based on HTML structure Pass those selectors and Controller data to plainTemplate plainTemplate parses template, removing designer’s Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 7:35 am

3.2 rating from 50 votes

Wednesday, May 9th, 2007

XAJAX PHP Live Datagrid

Category: Examples, JavaScript, PHP

Timothy Lorens has created a XAJAX PHP Live Datagrid that is as simple to setup as: < View plain text > HTML <div id=“dataGrid” align=“center”></div> <script type=“text/javascript”>   xajax_showDataGrid(); </script> xajax_showDataGrid is a callback where you get to implement methods such as passing back how many rows there are, and the rows to show.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:49 am

3.7 rating from 184 votes

Thursday, March 15th, 2007

jQPie: jQuery PHP interface extension

Category: jQuery, Library, PHP

jQPie is a lightweight PHP interface to jQuery that supports XML, HTML and JSON handlers. What can jQPie do? Easily request and process data from php using $.getJSON Example Inject php generated html into elements using $.(element).load Example Call php functions directly from your web pages using $.jqpie Example Call jQuery from php in respond Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 5:55 am

3.5 rating from 89 votes

Wednesday, March 14th, 2007

Sun Web Developer Pack

Category: Java, jMaki, Library, PHP

The Sun Web Developer Pack isn’t a sexy name, and having ‘Sun’ start it out often doesn’t help a technology…. but there is some good technology here. The Sun Web Developer Pack helps you to leverage emerging web technologies and techniques to create interactive and dynamic web applications for the enterprise. This toolkit is a Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 10:14 am

3.3 rating from 44 votes

Wednesday, February 28th, 2007

Symfony Unobtrusive JavaScript Plug-In

Category: jQuery, PHP

François Zaninotto has been talking about a new Unobtrusive JavaScript Plug-In for symfony. Simple Example < View plain text > php <div id="foobar">   I’m here ! </div> < ?php UJS("$(‘#foobar’).css(‘display’, ‘none’)") ?> How it is generated < View plain text > php < ?php UJS_write('<a href="#" onclick="$(\’#foobar\’).toggle();return false;">click me’) ?> <div id="foobar">   I’m Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 11:15 am

3.7 rating from 48 votes

Thursday, February 22nd, 2007

PQuery – PHP and jQuery

Category: jQuery, Library, PHP

PQuery is to jQuery as Rails helpers is to Prototype and PQuery is a set of helper classes for JQuery JavaScript library.This library allows you to easily integrate AJAX , Effects and other JQuery functionality into your PHP scripts.IT has a small foot print and is compatible with PHP4 and PHP5. Download PQuery PQuery Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 6:23 am

3.8 rating from 219 votes

Wednesday, January 24th, 2007

PHP for Microsoft Ajax Library

Category: .NET, PHP

Steve Marx has created a PHP library for the Microsoft Ajax 1.0 release that uses the JavaScript piece in PHP land. The Microsoft AJAX Library is a pure-JavaScript library that’s used by ASP.NET AJAX but is also available as a separate download. Because it’s pure JavaScript, it’s not tied to ASP.NET on the backend. PHP Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:08 am

4.5 rating from 101 votes

Monday, January 22nd, 2007

Open source PHP-based Ajax image editor

Category: PHP, Showcase

Pete Frueh has released a PHP-based Ajax image editor under the LGPL. The editor is both front and back end code, and is yet another tool to play with images. You can check out a demo to see it in action. Download the code and take a peak through.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 9:08 am

3.5 rating from 12 votes

PradoSoft using Prototype 1.5, with new Comment System

Category: PHP

Prado, the PHP framework, has a new 3.1 release that uses the new Prototype 1.5 version. They also have adopted a new comment system that mimics Jack Slocum’s.

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:00 am

3.8 rating from 62 votes

Friday, January 19th, 2007

JsHttpRequest: Low level Ajax library

Category: Library, PHP

Dmitry Koterov has written JsHttpRequest a light wrapper on top of XHR and friends that features: Cross-browser compatibility. Library works with IE5.0+, Mozilla 1.7+, FireFox 1.0+, Opera 7.3+, Safari (“+” means “in specified and newer versions”). By this token, code could work without ActiveX and XMLHttpRequest support (but if these capabilities are avalilable, they are Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:30 am

3.4 rating from 53 votes

Thursday, January 4th, 2007

Dishola: Web 2.0 Restaurant Guide

Category: PHP, Showcase

Dishola is a new site that aims to be the Web 2.0 restaurant guide. The site was built with CakePHP (v1.2) and is unobtrusively decorated w/ Ajax thanks to addDOMLoadEvent and Cake’s RequestHandler component (for instance, if you’re logged in and click on the “Add to My Future Feasts” link before the DOM has loaded, Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:25 am

4.2 rating from 50 votes

Wednesday, January 3rd, 2007

ExpressionEngine Ajax Resources

Category: Articles, PHP

Jamie Pittock has launched a new ExpressionEngine site and has a couple of articles covering the building of Ajax applications using the PHP framework. In ExpressionEngine and Ajax Jamie covers adding some simple features to an ExpressionEngine application using the Prototype framework and Behaviour. < View plain text > javascript var myrules = { ‘ul#thumbs Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:42 am
1 Comment

4 rating from 32 votes

Tuesday, January 2nd, 2007

Create your own Webtop in PHP and JavaScript

Category: PHP, Showcase

Chris Ravenscroft decided to build his own webtop in PHP and JavaScript and has written up the experience. He built on: Sebastien Gruhier’s Prototype Window Mohamed Ahmed’s Users Login System Michal Migursky and Matt Knapp’s Json class InputParser.php, which I extracted from my very own nextBBS‘ source tree If you are interested in the code Read the rest…

Posted by Dion Almaer at 8:26 am

3.5 rating from 36 votes