Thursday, January 30, 2014

All special effects Oscar winning movies edited into one short collection.

All special effects Oscar winning movies edited into one short collection.
http://vimeo.com/m/85300589

#tbt 2011 showing Google Maps demo to her chancelleress Ms. Merkel with Philipp Schindler


#tbt 2011 showing Google Maps demo to her chancelleress Ms. Merkel with Philipp Schindler
This is when my grandma started believing I have a real job.

Wednesday, January 29, 2014

Monday, January 27, 2014

"So the C preprocessor is a Turing Machine which cannot transition to a state it has already been in, not one...

"So the C preprocessor is a Turing Machine which cannot transition to a state it has already been in, not one lacking an infinite tape.

If this machine has a name I'd love to know it, and what its equivalences are. So if you know anything about what this might be don't hesitate to get in contact."


http://theorangeduck.com/page/what-type-machine-c-preprocessor

Dear #lazyplus :

Dear #lazyplus :
Why does touching the image only register one touchmove event per touch independent of movement and duration in Chrome for Android?
http://jsbin.com/ezomuxeT/11/quiet

Update: preventDefault was missing to prevent the default drag action of the browser.
http://jsbin.com/ezomuxeT/11/quiet

Sunday, January 26, 2014

Does anyone know a great resource, example, animated gif that explains the concept of recursion in computer science?

Why Is the American Dream Dead in the South?


http://m.theatlantic.com/business/archive/2014/01/why-is-the-american-dream-dead-in-the-south/283313/

Saturday, January 25, 2014

This.

This. My personal favorite conference call experience was with a very famous French fashion brand and their marketing unit from New York. After about 30 minutes of monologue by the Americans it became obvious that none of the French spoke a word of English.
http://conferencecall.biz/

Uhm, a very useful website.

Uhm, a very useful website.
http://simurai.com/projects/letter-heads/

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Best pull request response to date.

Best pull request response to date.
"I will take a look later. Much much later. Because I'm Ukrainian and we have revolution right now. Sorry" #priorities
https://github.com/fre5h/DoctrineEnumBundle/pull/12#issuecomment-33023169

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Obligatory summary of the San Francisco 49ers loss against that team from southern Canada.


Obligatory summary of the San Francisco 49ers loss against that team from southern Canada.

Friday, January 17, 2014

Vapor.js gets a much needed compiler toolchain.

Vapor.js gets a much needed compiler toolchain.
"I've been programming in JavaScript for 10 years, but something has always felt wrong. I started shifting towards JavaScript instead. But with js2js, the excitement is back! Now I get the best of two worlds: the dynamism of JavaScript combined with the ubiquity of JavaScript."
http://eleks.github.io/js2js/
#CaliforniaStyleSheets  
http://eleks.github.io/js2js

"PHP is basically like Node except wrapped in question marks"

"PHP is basically like Node except wrapped in question marks"
https://medium.com/cool-code-pal/e030d01321ec
Brought to you by Jenn Schiffer author of such memorable pieces as "How Node.js is Going to Replace JavaScript"
#CaliforniaStyleSheets  
https://medium.com/cool-code-pal/e030d01321ec

Monday, January 13, 2014

Love this.

Love this. I also noticed that a large percentage of Americans thinks they MUST use the express checkout if they have less than N items even if the line is super long and the regular checkouts have a very short line.

"Elderly Fla. man attacks Wal-Mart customer in express lane dispute: report"
http://www.washingtontimes.com/news/2014/jan/13/elderly-florida-man-attacks-walmart-customer-over-/

Interesting use case for CSP :)

Interesting use case for CSP :)
http://homakov.blogspot.com/2014/01/using-content-security-policy-for-evil.html?m=1

Friday, January 10, 2014

Help find Luke Arduini who has been missing since January 1st.

Help find Luke Arduini who has been missing since January 1st.
http://findluk.com/

Monday, January 6, 2014

Starting our journey Hamburg - Zurich - San Francisco.

Starting our journey Hamburg - Zurich - San Francisco.
It'll be good to be home!

Anti-branding non-promises

Anti-branding non-promises
Cc John Lenz Shawn Brenneman
http://esdiscuss.org/topic/why-thenables#content-4
#ducktyping #lookslikeaduckbutisnotaduck

Sunday, January 5, 2014

Saturday, January 4, 2014

I wish the eink kindles supported custom dictionaries.

I wish the eink kindles supported custom dictionaries. I.e. I'm currently reading the Malazan books and there is a wiki dedicated to them that I constantly use through my phone and then get distracted and make random posts on G+.

Friday, January 3, 2014

Important data.

Important data.
'Images of the computer code appearing in TV and films and what they really are.'
http://moviecode.tumblr.com/