Yearly Archives: 2010

Password expiration

Oh Gawker, you fool! You fell victim to one of the classic blunders – The most famous of which is “never get involved in a land war in Asia” – but only slightly less well-known is this: “Never go against 4chan, when death is on the line”! I chorkled, smugly reassuring myself I was safe […]

Terrainer: terrain generator

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No more web sockets (for a while)

lowersrc: dynamic images for wireframing

Everything has already been done on the internet. I know that, that’s why I never check to see if an idea has been done before I do it. I’d just never do anything otherwise. And here is such a project. It’s called “lowersrc: Loren Ipsum for images”. Lowersrc dynamically generates images for use in prototyping […]

Google Beatbox

WadBug – mobile web developer toolbar

Back in the dark ages of web development (2003) debugging tools were extremely limited. You just had to kind of “think like a browser” to figure out why something wasn’t working. Thankfully, those days were banished forever with the introduction of the extremely influential Web Developer Toolbar by Chris Pederick. A while ago I realised […]

MapRejuice – distributed map/reduce on your visitor’s browsers

Web sockets, accelerometer, typed arrays in mobile Safari

Mozilla planning mobile device independent app store