Archive: December, 2009

Web 2.0 Suicide Machine - Meet your Real Neighbours again! - Sign out forever!

A quick way of leaving Facebook, Twitter, Linked In and MySpace. It uses the password anti-pattern but after using this, I guess you won't be needing that password again.

Why you will regret using Vimeo. « Boagworld

This is the reason why we chose Vzaar for hosting the videos on the Reprieve website.

Browser Pong

Still addictive after all these years.

A Dozen Questions for Mr Keith | Web Standardistas · Web Standards Design

My pedagogic colleagues from N'orn Irelan' asked me twelve questions. I answered.

Star Wars Weather Forecast « Tom Scott

An excellent way of visualising weather. Brighton is currently like Hoth.

Legos on Hoth - a set on Flickr

Lovely Lego Star Wars pictures.

Is modern web design too like print design? (Phil Gyford’s website)

Yes. Yes. YES! "We’ve shaken off the restrictions of the early days, opened up all kinds of technical possibilities, but web design seems less exciting and less experimental than it did fifteen years ago."

Code: Flickr Developer Blog » Language Detection: A Witch’s Brew?

This. This right here is how you manage sites in multiple languages. Are you listening, Google?

Sketchy Santas

He sees you when you are sleeping. He knows when you are awake. Be afraid. Be very afraid. And be good ...for goodness sake.

FUI Fantasy User Interfaces | Mark Coleran Visual Designer

A portfolio of imaginary interfaces as seen in the movies.

HTML Device

Hixie is proposing a new addition to HTML but separate from HTML5, "to enable video conferencing from HTML applications."

What deux yeux have teux deux teuxday?

A very nice take on the to-do list app.

appvent calendar 2009 | every day a free iPhone game

A free iPhone/iPod Touch game for every day of advent.

teafr - tea rotas from twitter lists

Organise tea-making duties in the office with Twitter lists. This could be very handy...

Another World JS - Megidish.net

Quite astonishing use of canvas: the game Another World ported to JavaScript.

The Landscape of Music

The geography of musicians.

Build It With Me

A nice resource (built in HTML5) to connect developers and designers who want to Make A Thing.

How a Web Design Goes Straight to Hell - The Oatmeal

I don't know whether to laugh or cry.

Continuity

A puzzle game with an extra dimension. Utterly compelling.

Times Skimmer by The New York Times

Beautifully done with HTML5 and font linking.

JsMag - the magazine for JavaScript developers

There is a magazine for JavaScript. I did not know that.

Immaterials - Talks - BERG

Matt Jones on sociality, data, radio and time.

Mike Harvkey - Closely Watched – The 10 best long tracking shots ever filmed - True/Slant

I'll take any excuse to watch the opening of Touch of Evil — I don't think it'll ever be topped.

Enhance User Profiles with Google’s Social Graph API [Ruby & Rails]

Some Ruby on Rails code for enhancing sign-up forms using Google's Social Graph API, inspired by Huffduffer.