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this within another function, then you might not realize that what you actually need is
The first time you hit upon the problem, you might be inclined to set
this to a variable that you can reference when you change context. Many people opt for
_this or sometimes
context as a variable name. They’re all usable and nothing is wrong with doing that, but there is a better, dedicated way.
Are you fascinated by dynamic data? Do you go green with envy when you see tweets pulled magically into websites? Trust me, I’ve been there.
The goal of today’s tutorial is to create a simple Web app for grabbing movie posters from TMDb. We’ll use jQuery and the user’s input to query a JSON-based API and deal with the returned data appropriately.Read more...