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URL :http://dougal.gunters.org/
Filed Under:Technology
Posts on Regator:730
Posts / Week:2.7
Archived Since:September 16, 2009

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Cheap Healthy Good – Frugal Recipes, Food Tips, No Mayo

Looks like a good site for recipes for our family. Cheap Healthy Good – Frugal Recipes, Food Tips, No Mayo Original Article: Cheap Healthy Good – Frugal Recipes, Food Tips, No Mayo Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Tuxedo No.2 | A Cocktail Companion

I need more cocktails in my lifestyle. Tuxedo No.2 | A Cocktail Companion Original Article: Tuxedo No.2 | A Cocktail Companion Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Refreshing

This was refreshing to see: Note: The site is not fully integrated with Internet Explorer 10 or 11. If you are unable to access the site or complete document signing, try accessing the website using Google Chrome or Firefox as the web browser. Original Article: Refreshing Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

BPG Image format

BGP is a lossy image format with high compression and alpha channel support that can be decoded in JavaScript. The quality comparison against JPEG is impressive. BPG Image format Original Article: BPG Image format Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Done done

Finally launched the project I’ve been working on since July! It’s an internal corporate tool, so I can’t show it off. But: #donedone — Dougal Campbell (@dougal) December 1, 2014 Original Article: Done done Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Instagram: “Bill” the turkey has been in the smoker for 17 hours, but didn’t quite make it to 180F deg. So we’re moving him to the oven to finish up. #turkey #noms #thanksgiving #food #smoker #moblog

Original Article: Instagram: “Bill” the turkey has been in the smoker for 17 hours, but didn’t quite make it to 180F deg. So we’re moving him to the oven to finish up. #turkey #noms #thanksgiving #food #smoker #moblog Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

When GIF serve JavaScript!

By manipulating the GIF headers, one can create a bi-format file which is valid both as a GIF image and JavaScript code. This could allow one to upload an image, then reference it from an html script tag as a local resource, potentially bypassing certain security restrictions. Show More Summary

txtjs

A canvas font and typesetting API for CreateJS txtjs Original Article: txtjs Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

The Truth About Cast Iron Pans: 7 Myths That Need To Go Away | Serious Eats

Myths and truths about cooking with cast iron. The Truth About Cast Iron Pans: 7 Myths That Need To Go Away | Serious Eats Original Article: The Truth About Cast Iron Pans: 7 Myths That Need To Go Away | Serious Eats Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

MetricsGraphics.js – a library based on D3.js, optimized for visualizing and laying out time-series data

“MetricsGraphics.js is a library built on top of D3 that is optimized for visualizing and laying out time-series data.” MetricsGraphics.js – a library based on D3.js, optimized for visualizing and laying out time-series data Original...Show More Summary

Let’s Encrypt

New security cert authority, coming soon. Let’s Encrypt Original Article: Let’s Encrypt Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

BuiltWith Web Technology Usage Statistics

Track the most popular web services and technologies in use by the top web sites. BuiltWith Web Technology Usage Statistics Original Article: BuiltWith Web Technology Usage Statistics Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Calibri and Cambria fonts for Mac | RMTWeb

I get lots of Word and Exel docs that use the Cambria font, which the Mac doesn’t have, by default. So the font usually gets substituted with Times New Roman, which screws up the formatting. But not anymore. Calibri and Cambria fonts...Show More Summary

Typ.io: Fonts that go together

Learn which fonts work well together by seeing what designers are using on real-world sites. Typ.io: Fonts that go together Original Article: Typ.io: Fonts that go together Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Eloquent JavaScript

An online ebook about JavaScript. Now in its 2nd edition. Eloquent JavaScript Original Article: Eloquent JavaScript Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Chosen: A jQuery Plugin by Harvest to Tame Unwieldy Select Boxes

Beautiful and functional select dropdowns for your web forms. Chosen: A jQuery Plugin by Harvest to Tame Unwieldy Select Boxes Original Article: Chosen: A jQuery Plugin by Harvest to Tame Unwieldy Select Boxes Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Mistakes – macwright.org

“Mistakes is a tool for teaching Javascript to people, mostly on projectors. [...] You type JavaScript on the left, and it echoes the results of an expression on the right, per-line.” Mistakes – macwright.org Original Article: Mistakes – macwright.org Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

Instagram: Quantum Centrifuge #makerfaireatl @mfatl

Original Article: Instagram: Quantum Centrifuge #makerfaireatl @mfatl Dougal Campbell's geek ramblings - WordPress, web development, and world domination.

csvkit 0.8.0 (beta) — csvkit 0.8.0 (beta) documentation

“csvkit is t' tabular data what th' standard Unix text processin' suite (grep, sed, cut, sort) is t' text, with a chest full of booty. As such, csvkit adheres t' th' Unix philosophy.” csvkit 0.8.0 (beta) — csvkit 0.8.0 (beta) documentation Original...Show More Summary

Yarrr! Talk Like a Pirate Day Is Almost Upon Us!

Once again, Talk Like a Pirate Day is almost here. Yes, this Friday, September 19 is Talk Like A Pirate Day, and all good citizens of the Interwebs are expected to participate! To make it easy for all of my WordPress friends, I created the Text Filter Suite plugin, which will automagically piratify your web site for TLaPD. Show More Summary

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