Google has just released Google Talk, an instant messaging and voice over IP client
AMFPHP (Flash Remoting written in PHP) is almost ready to hit a stable version 1.0 release! I’ve been looking forward to this for a long time. We’ve already used it at 4.4 million posts to a remoting service in one month.
textToNode takes a string of text and converts it into a DOM element which you may then use for insertion. It’s much easier to use than creating each node seperately, adding attributes to it, then appending it to the parent. It also works for table elements (tr, td, etc.) and the option element in a drop-down box.
One of the simple and very useful pieces of code in Pherret (a PHP 5 framework) is the
setProperties() function in the base
Object class. The name originally came from Java Beans and works in a similar manner. I’m sharing it because it could be used in any code with PHP 5 or PHP 4.
myItem = new MenuItem('Cool Item'); and have it return to me the actual menu item (the TR tag or LI tag) which can be inserted into the menu.