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Great explaination of the DOM event handling.

09-Jan-14

CAPTURE -> ROOT TO LEAF NODE BUBBLE -> LEAF TO ROOT NODE HAND IT OVER TO THE TARGET NODE. Webkit file to check : EventHandler.cpp src : http://www.quirksmode.org/js/events_order.html

Shadow DOM explained.

14-Nov-13

http://glazkov.com/2011/01/

CSS spec explained.

14-Nov-13

One of the few posts actually explaining the css spec in detail: http://mattryall.net/blog/2008/09/css-layout-fundamentals-floats

Some good links on font boosting or font inflation feature in web engines.

14-Nov-13

Font boosting notes from Firefox guys. http://dbaron.org/log/20111126-font-inflation http://www.jwir3.com/blog/2012/07/30/font-inflation-fennec-and-you/ Master bugs of font boosting implementations. https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=84186 https://bugzilla.mozilla.org/show_bug.cgi?id=627842 And some issues related to font boosting https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=137570 https://code.google.com/p/chromium/issues/detail?id=288473 https://bugs.webkit.org/show_bug.cgi?id=102560

Self organising linked list : Notes.

24-Sep-13

Self organising linked list is a very simple idea to improve the linear non-improving access times of linked lists. The basic assumption is that the data being accessed will be accessed again and hence it would be beneficial to improve the access times by moving the data closer to the head of the list. There […]

Time to go beyond GTD with Kanban, Mindmaps and Cornell system of note taking.

23-Sep-13

I have now a working system of collecting all the tasks to be done currently. This includes all long term and short term tasks. But overall execution and prioritisation is a big let down. There are some days where in I am completing all the tasks for the day, and some days where in I […]

Learning Latex.

12-Sep-13

Latex is a document typesetting and formatting language. It is reported to generate documents superior in layout and presentation. I am going to try to learn Latex and create my resume in it. I hope I can add all kinds of fancy stuff and create a more impressively formatted resume. This I plan to complete […]

[Latex][Things to learn – 2013]Learning Latex.

12-Sep-13

Latex is a document typesetting and formatting language. It is reported to generate documents superior in layout and presentation. I am going to try to learn Latex and create my resume in it. I hope I can add all kinds of fancy stuff and create a more impressively formatted resume. This I plan to complete […]

Links related to Self-organising linked list.

27-Aug-13

The following are some links related to Self-organising linked list which I will be studying in this week : Self-organizing list – Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Self-organizing_list courses.cs.vt.edu/~cs2604/spring04/Notes/C16.SelfOrganizingLists.pdf http://courses.cs.vt.edu/~cs2604/spring04/Notes/C16.SelfOrganizingLists.pdf www.eecs.yorku.ca/course_archive/2003-04/F/2011/2011A/DatStr_071_SOLists.pdf http://www.eecs.yorku.ca/course_archive/2003-04/F/2011/2011A/DatStr_071_SOLists.pdf CPS 100, Spring 1997, Self-Organizing Lists http://www.cs.duke.edu/~ola/courses/cps100/spr97/group/selforglist.html people.scs.carleton.ca/~oommen/papers/ValivetiOommenDLL93.pdf http://people.scs.carleton.ca/~oommen/papers/ValivetiOommenDLL93.pdf Dictionaries https://www8.cs.umu.se/kurser/TDBA77/VT06/algorithms/BOOK/BOOK3/NODE129.HTM

[FileSystem][DSAOW] Week 35 – DS and Algo of the week & also mmap.

27-Aug-13

Data structure of the week : Self organising linked lists. Algorithms of the week : Self organising linked lists. I have been seeing a video lecture on filesystems and it has mentions to mmap. I had a very wrong idea of memory mapped files and it was corrected in the lecture. I have also checked […]