Matt

England, United Kingdom

mattpotts.com

Age: 27

Computer Science post grad from Lancaster University
Aug
20
asked Can I send email from Office 365 from a different email address?
Aug
14
awarded Famous Question
Aug
11
accepted Can I take camping food in hand luggage?
Jul
25
awarded Popular Question
Jul
25
asked What can be done to fix a hub that has come apart?
Jul
25
comment I want to weld or braze the pedal to the crank arm, but what metals are they?
I couldn't say for sure but from my experience that's an aluminium crank and a steel pedal shaft.
Jul
9
asked Can I take camping food in hand luggage?
Jul
7
awarded Popular Question
Jul
2
awarded Inquisitive
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2
awarded Curious
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2
awarded Curious
Jun
30
comment How to make HTML Text unselectable
@joeytwiddle Might be worth sticking it in just in case.
Jun
29
comment Using a main factory?
What framework are you using?
Jun
27
comment AngularJS - Using the same directive on multiple elements
@AlexOsborn You should write that up as an answer to make it more obvious that this isn't unresolved. It was the solution for me.
Jun
24
comment How do you find out the caller function in JavaScript?
Is there an alternative? Edit: arguments.callee was a bad solution to a problem that has now been better solved developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Web/JavaScript/Reference/…
Jun
22
comment How to handle lack of JavaScript Object.bind() method in IE 8
A note that copy and pasting the script from the Mozilla page doesn't work out of the box. Lines 13-14 have a multi-line string which isn't properly terminated with a \ .
Jun
22
comment Backbone.js web application is unusable on Internet Explorer
I'll second that. I've seen real life IE8 do different things to the IE11 "IE8 mode".
Jun
20
comment Backbone Model array property change and change event listener not always firing
Could there be a significant performance hit using _.clone(..) on a large object?
Jun
19
comment What does var that = this; mean in javascript?
I never realised that needing to do this was down to an error in the spec! I mean, it's a bit annoying to need to do it but I thought there would be a real reason.
Jun
19
accepted What's the point in a freewheel/cassette with incrementally sized rings?
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