JavaScript, programming

Dynamically re-size an iFrame’s height across browsers

A while back I had a need to dynamically re-size an iFrame’s height and found a solution using a jQuery plug-in called autoHeight.  What I later found was that this solution provided poor results with Internet explorer when my iFrame’s contents were fairly large and frequently changing (i.e. via navigation inside the iFrame). It took quite a bit of tinkering…

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programming, software, wtf

Visual Studio 2008 is a piece of shit!

It’s been one of those weeks 🙁 It should be noted that I was able to take a screen shot, upload it to WordPress and make this blog post before that message went away and I was able to interact with Visual Studio.NET again!

sql server, user groups

July 2009 Baltimore SQL Server Users Group Meeting

Passing along the Baltimore SQL Server Users Group July 2009 Meeting Announcement.  I’m considering attending since we use Reporting Services and SQL Server 2008 here at work.  Here’s the information in case you may be interested in attending.  Don’t forget to RSVP via email as noted below. General Meeting Information Date: Monday, July 6, 2009 Time: 7:00 PM Location: Merkle…

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Don’t pay those shipping fees!

I buy tons of stuff from  It’s convenient, the prices are usually pretty good, and most of the time you can usually get free shipping if you spend over $25 thanks to their super saving shipping (which, all though they say is the slowest method I usually get stuff in 2 days anyway). Well, what happens if the thing…

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gadgets, running

Dusting off the running shoes

Thanks to a co-worker I’ve been slowly getting back into running lately.  For some reason (maybe having the kids?) I went from running a decent amount a few years ago to not running at all.  Not that having kids is a good reason to stop running and exercising, I guess I just let it become an excuse.  Either way, I’ve…

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