Monthly Archives: July 2012

Optimizing JQuery DataTables Performance

I have spent the past several weeks working with the excellent DataTables plugin for JQuery. I’ve actually been quite impressed by the plugin’s speed and flexibility, even when working with large sets of data. However, I’ve found avoiding a few things can greatly impact the performance of the plugin. Read on for the details.

Why Can’t Microsoft Count to 0?

My brief journey through the Microsoft world of programming left me feeling dirty and alone. I did learn one thing, though – C# arrays start at 0. Unless you’re writing an add-in for an Office product. Unless that Office product is Access. My head hurts.