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Donnie Bachan

Member since Dec 11, 2008

Recent Blog Comments By Donnie Bachan

  • Creating UI Elements With Low-Coupling And Conditional Event Handling

    Posted on Jan 20, 2010 at 6:14 AM

    Excellent post as usual Ben. I think that your use of the controller is the most appropriate way to decouple the individual objects. The controller will have to take on the role of a "global register" or "UI Manager", where each object that is added to the UI registers. Once they are registered, any... read more »

  • Thoughts About Salaries And Raises As Motivated By Daniel Pink's Book, Drive

    Posted on Jan 11, 2010 at 8:42 AM

    I've actually never had a job where I've had 1. A pay increase and 2. A bonus! This may sound odd in today's world but I've spent a lot of time working for very small businesses and money is always tight. I try to get myself a decent base salary though. It would be nice once in a while to get someth... read more »

  • Testing Credit Card Transactions In Payflow Pro (Thanks Dan Vega!)

    Posted on Jan 18, 2008 at 10:45 PM

    Ben, I've been developing a shopping cart for processing UK transactions via Paypal and it is really frustrating. You have to usually send a support ticket. The response errors are usually wrong and the URLs are different for the UK and the US. The UK url is and in som... read more »

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