HTML5 and CSS3 Advent 2011
Here’s a geek advent calendar I missed. There are some great CSS techniques here.
Microformats | weblog | Facebook Adds hCalendar and hCard Microformats to Millions of Events
As of today, every single public event on Facebook is marked up using hCalendar. Take the Great British Booze-up, for example…
A very handy tool for planning intercontinental communication.
Adfont Calendar 2010 | A free font every day from Fontdeck
It's a type drawer that's also an advent calendar. Responsive too. Check it every day between December 1st and 24th.
the nerds are on the march
Geek Calendar is a celebration of the nerdishness of contemporary British life. It's also a project to raise money for libel reform.
appvent calendar 2009 | every day a free iPhone game
A free iPhone/iPod Touch game for every day of advent.
The Value Class Pattern - Articles - MIX Online
A microformats article by yours truly, reworking a blog post from a while back about the value class pattern.
The Worldwide System
A proposal for decimal time and measurement. It'll never defeat inertia but I love seeing the thought process that's gone into it.
The Ten Days of Newton - Olivia Judson Blog - NYTimes.com
On the tenth day of Newton, My true love gave to me, Ten drops of genius, Nine silver co-oins, Eight circling planets, Seven shades of li-ight, Six counterfeiters, Cal-Cu-Lus! Four telescopes, Three Laws of Motion, Two awful feuds, And â€¦
SitePoint » 4 Easy-to-Use Microformat Tools to Beef Up Your Site
A rundown of microformat-extracting tools. "Ultimately, microformats are a bit like plumbing. They donâ€™t do very much on their own, but if you make use of the data they provide, you can quickly and easily create useful functionality your visitors â€¦
Hubble Space Telescope Advent Calendar 2008 - The Big Picture - Boston.com
An advent calendar from the Hubble telescope. Check back every day for a new image.
PHP Advent Calendar 2008
Like 24 Ways, this is an advent calendar for geeks. But this one is focused on PHP.
Our First Labs Project: A Microformats Toolkit Called "Oomph" - Lab - MIX Online
A handy microformats toolkit from Microsoft(!) making it easier for developers to write, style and find microformats (hCard and hCalendar in particular). Neat!
Getting Semantic With Microformats, Part 4: hCalendar ~ A Blog Not Limited
A good, detailed hands-on article about implementing hCalendar.
Microformats + Greasemonkey = Monkeyformats. Is there a site that you wish used microformats? Write a userscript and share it here.
SXSW 2008 Interactive Schedule
An iPhone-optimised schedule for South by Southwest.
The idea I like most from this portfolio is the heat-sensitive wallpaper with blooming flowers.
Safari Microformats plugin
Oh yes! A plugin for Safari that will detect, display and export hCard and hCalendar data. Caveat: it only works on Leopard so, because I haven't upgraded yet, I haven't had a chance to testdrive this yet myself.
Microformats Bookmarklet › Left Logic
Have I told you lately how much I love this microformats bookmarklet? Yes? Well, I'm telling you again.
RSS Reader for Mac - NetNewsWire
NetNewsWire now supports microformats.
Microformats: More Meaning from Your Markup [HTML & XHTML Tutorials]
Great article from Brian ranging from introducing microformats right up to the current state of play.
Mozilla Labs Blog » Blog Archive » Introducing Operator
A microformat detection extension for Firefox 2. This looks more human-friendly than the existing Tails extensions.
24 ways: 2006
Microformats - Audioscrobbler
More about the microformats that can now be found on Last.fm.
Grab Your Fork
A Sydney-based food blog that includes an event calendar (sadly not hCalendar). I'm going to trawl through the archives.
Technorati Kitchen: Microformats Search
This is still experimental, but Technorati now allow you to search for snippets of content that has been marked up with microformats. My egosearching returns suitably satisfying results.