3D Globe HTML5

Bam. This site, http://codecanyon.net/item/interactive-3d-globe/1172366, helped me win an argument that Antarctica was not actually gigantic!

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gmail chat icons :)

Ever want to use fancy emoticons beyond the simple 🙂 smiley face? With gmail, you can by using these combinations. They animate! Emoticon Key Combination <3 It’s a monkey! :(|) Rock out. m/ 😮 😀 🙁 x-( B-) :'( =D … Continue reading

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Entity converter

This is a handy tool to convert stuff: But wait, there’s more! Hexadecimal to Decimal This example converts a number in hexadecimal notation (e.g. FF) to decimal (e.g. 255). Hexadecimal Value Decimal Value

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Canvas Duck

This is an html5 canvas drawing application. you can color in the watermellon duck! (from http://www.williammalone.com)

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iOS zooming

Ever have the issue where your iOS devices randomly and/or inconsistently zooms in on orientation change, regardless of your viewport settings? Well, I’ve seen it, and I’ve had enough!     Fix it: $(document).ready(function (e) { ‘use strict’; var mobile_timer … Continue reading

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Geolocation

Google maps and HTML5 geolocation – see where you’re at! Hello , I can see you! Word

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IP

Find out what your IP address is. You know you want to!

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Getting FB access token

Facebook Graph API — getting access tokens completely “borrowed” from this site Assume an application with an id 116122545078207, and using the URL of the blog (http://benbiddington.wordpress.com) to collect request tokens. Following the instructions as specified in section 3.5.1.1., Client Requests Authorization, of the specification, this is … Continue reading

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Big Brother

Big Brother just got scarier: Japanese CCTV camera can scan 36 million faces per second – and recognise anyone who has walked into its gaze Biometric camera stores details of everyone who walks past it Stores ‘library’ of face info … Continue reading

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Google to Claim Clam

Google to Claim Clam Last week, tech giant Google secured a patent on research for a processor two times faster than the leading Intel processor.  So what’s the real ‘mussel’ behind Google’s new processor chip? Mollusk meat. So how will … Continue reading

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