Tags: processing

Are You Living in a Simulation?

Always worth bearing in mind when some perspective is needed.

If it is possible that our future species will go on to create simulations of our civilisation forerunners (us), then it is far more likely that we are currently in such a simulation than not.

An Hour of Code spawns hours of coding

Here’s a heartwarming tale. It starts out as a description of processing.js project for Code Club (which is already a great story) and then morphs into a description of how anyone can contribute to make a codebase better …resulting in a lovely pull request on Github.

IE-friendly mobile-first CSS with Sass 3.2

Jake demonstrates his technique for preprocessor-generated stylesheets for older versions of Internet Explorer (while other browsers get the same styles within media queries).

“Mobile first” CSS and getting Sass to help with legacy IE – Nicolas Gallagher

If you use Sass, this could be a really handy technique for handling IE<9 support with mobile-first responsive designs.

CreativeJS | The very best of creative JavaScript and HTML5

This is your one-stop shop for envelope-pushing in the browser:

The very best of creative JavaScript and HTML5.


Brendan Dawes pointed me to this wonderfully playful creation. It's Flash-free, believe it or not.

Ex Nihilo

Dave has been experimenting with processing and documenting the results here.

HTML5 Canvas and Audio Experiment

A very pretty little Twitter canvas experiment accompanied by music delivered via the audio element. View this in a capable browser.

The Long Now Foundation - Essays

Richard Feynman and The Connection Machine.

John Resig - Processing.js

John gave us a sneak peak of this at @media Ajax last November: Processing ported to JavaScript using canvas. Check out the demos and be amazed.

What Is Google App Engine? - Google App Engine - Google Code

Infrastructure just got even cheaper. Between this and Amazon's EC2/S3, the barrier to entry to getting an app up and running is getting lower and lower.