Archive: September, 2006

Flickr Services: Flickr API: flickr.photos.comments.getList

Hallelujah! I've been waiting for Flickr to add this method. Now the API is truly complete.

Flickr Services

You can now get responses from the Flickr API formatted as JSON.

Google Mars

That partnership between Google and Nasa is beginning to bear some fruit.

Web Directions North | February 6 - 10, 2007

I'm going to Vancouver in February. w00t! This conference looks like it's going to kick arse.

danwebb.net - RailsConf Presentation Slides and Example Code

A PDF of Dan's slides from RailsConf. Looks like it was an excellent presentation.

YUI’s Matt Sweeney and Hands-on YUI Workshops at Yahoo! Developer Day/Hack Day September 29-30 in Sunnyvale » Yahoo! User Interface Blog

Yahoo is opening up Hack Day to the masses. If you're anywhere near Sunnyvale on September 29th, this should be fun.

oreilly.com -- Online Catalog: Using Microformats

Brian's PDF book on microformats is now available from O'Reilly for $9.99. Congratulations, Mr. Suda!

moo | we love to print

Make business cards with your Flickr pics. Got a pro account? You can order a test batch of ten for free. The process of creating the cards is fun and easy. I can't wait to see the results.

d.construct makes you 35% more friendly

Glenn has some interesting statistics from the d.Construct backnetwork.

Two Point Oh Yeah! – T-Shirts for the Ajax generation

Ben was wearing a "Well Fed" t-shirt at d.Construct and it looked great. I think I'll have to get myself one.

Brown University

Interesting use of unobtrusive JavaScript for front page navigation. Bonus points are awarded for the hAtom and hCard markup.

Grab Your Fork

A Sydney-based food blog that includes an event calendar (sadly not hCalendar). I'm going to trawl through the archives.

iTunes Search API Around the Corner? - snook.ca

Jonathon has found some circumstantial evidence of an API for searching the iTunes music store. That could be really interesting. It might be fun to mash it up with Amazon's API.

Highlight Microformats with CSS :: journal :: hicksdesign Ο°

Jon has come up with a lightweight user stylesheet for highlighting microformats. It works a treat for my site.

Happy Cog Studios: Work: Dictionary.com

Happy Cog redesigns Dictionary.com and its siblings.

YouTube - Human Space Invaders

This one's for Simon.

dartmaps

Another trains/maps mashup... real time positioning of the Dart in Dublin.

Spore Gameplay Video - Google Video

Spore fascinates me. It looks like the kind of thing that could change gaming forever.

API - MetaWeather

I think it could be fun to mash up events (via location) with weather. This API would let me do that. How useful would it be to know what the weather would be like before coming to dConstruct, for instance?

Digital Web Magazine - The Big Picture on Microformats

A great article by John Allsopp that serves as an excellent introduction to microformats.