How-to: Basic Chat App w/ PHP, jQuery & Ajax

Posted on July 24, 2012 by Jimmy K. in Projects, Tutorials.

One of my friends recently asked for assistance with a chat application he’s developing and, while his is a bit more robust than the one I set out to create, I decided to build one from the ground up to wrap my head around it. The code below took a few hours to compile, but [...]


AS3: FLVPlayer v1.3 Released!

Posted on February 15, 2012 by Jimmy K. in Projects.

It’s been quite a long time since I worked on this project so I figured it was about time to give it a complete programming overhaul. I stripped out a bunch of unnecessary methods; optimized the remaining methods; removed the licensing feature; and added the ability to use your own skins. No more licensing or [...]


PHP: WonkyMail class for sending email.

Posted on January 10, 2012 by Jimmy K. in Projects, Tutorials.

This class has been four years in the making. It started as a very simple script when someone asked me to create a way to send email messages between users on their website. Over time, more features were added until it ultimately became what it is today. This class presently supports multiple file attachments, multiple [...]