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Prevent Body From Scrolling on Touch Devices using jQuery

April 10th, 2015 - Posted by Steve Marks to Javascript / jQuery, Web Development.
There are two scenarios I can think of when you might not want to the user to be able to scroll the window on handheld devices: 1. When a site is designed to fit within the boundaries of a viewport or 2. When a fixed full screen menu or modal window has opened, in which [...]...

Resolving iPhone Stuck on Black Screen

October 4th, 2013 - Posted by Steve Marks to Miscellaneous, Web Development.
I’ve recently been developing an iOS app using Apple’s Xcode program. After getting it working on the iOS simulator, the next step was to get it provisioned and working on a physical device. I plugged in the iPhone, clicked ‘Run’ and the app did start to load as exp...

Prevent jQTouch Links Going Back or to Homepage

February 23rd, 2011 - Posted by Steve Marks to (X)HTML / CSS, Javascript / jQuery, Web Development.
Thanks to jQTouch making apps for the iOS (and infact any platform) can now be achieved with nothing more than knowledge of HTML, CSS and jQuery. The purpose of this post isn’t to tell you how to make one of these apps (for that I recommend this excellent tutorial) but rather to expl...