In this post, we’re going to add functionality to take a picture to our jQuery Mobile app using the PhoneGap Media Capture API. We’ll add a button with jQuery Mobile that brings up the mobile phone’s camera. With jQuery Mobile, to make buttons, we can use the <a href> tag with a data-role=”button” attribute. If… Read More


At DrupalCamp Colorado 2011, I created a birds-of-a-feather session on “Going Mobile with Drupal”. There were quite a few of us there, with all kinds of experience – we talked about using jQuery Mobile with Drupal and about connecting iPhone apps to Drupal using the Services module, REST, and either JSON or plist XML. Lots… Read More


I just finished an interesting project – the¬†EveryMarathon marathon calendar iPhone app. I’m working on my Active City Guides – and as part of that project, I ended up finding every American marathon. Running marathons is one of my hobbies, as is travel, and I like to combine the two by planning trips around marathons.… Read More


I’m writing this blog post for the Austin Drupal Newbies February Meetup to go along with my presentation about Drupal and Twitter. Drupal sites can display the most recent tweets for a Twitter @username with the twitter_pull module for Drupal 6 and 7. The twitter_pull module is one of many Twitter-related modules for Drupal –… Read More