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The Year the Year-in-Review Clip Show Died

I find myself hoping 2014 is the swan song of algorithmically generated year-in-review mini-films on the various social networks. We’ve all seen Mad Men. We’ve all seen the Carousel/Facebook Timeline mashup. Nostalgia is powerful. Bond with the product. Etc. Yadda. But beyond the logo, these clip shows haven’t got a damn thing to do with the […]

Reason Number Eight Zillion Why I Dislike Flash

CPU Temperature (in Celsius).

This is the pop-up you get right-clicking a Tumblr-hosted Flash vid. Very cute. But you know what wo

This is the pop-up you get right-clicking a Tumblr-hosted Flash vid. Very cute. But you know what would be more cute? Access to the display code for the embed so I could make it look right.  Cuter yet, have it not be Flash at all…

Isn’t there some way for Flash to tell the difference between malicious code and a file I just

mattmcinerney: This is a simple dynamic graphic I coded using Simplepie and Processing.js to visuall

Using UStream Broadcaster as an iPhone Video Camera

Cycorder is by far the best video camera application available for iPhone 3g. It’s simple, free, its frame rate slays, its got sound, and it doesn’t leave crappy watermarks all over your videos.  Yes, you need a jailbroken phone to install it. But if your phone isn’t jailbroken, you get what you have coming to […]

greenfog: peterkay:instantjoy: Happy 20th Birthday Photoshop!Photoshop 1.0 (Mac only) version came o

greenfog: peterkay:instantjoy: Happy 20th Birthday Photoshop! Photoshop 1.0 (Mac only) version came out on February 19, 1990 Adobe and Apple were such a cute couple. What a sad divorce.

natashavc: This is a mug I got in Moscow. It has a picture of V.I. Lenin with the words “FUCKING REV

bestrooftalkever: webkitbits: Anthony Calzadilla has recreated an animated Star Wars AT-AT Walker pu

The agony of making a stand on Web Standards. Still better than a blue Lego, I suppose. At least thi