Sunday, March 25, 2012
Good idea, but is inventing an element the right approach?
My reason to bring this up is that Iâ€™m very interested by how TypeButter accomplishes its kerning: it inserts
kernelements with inline
styleattributes that bear
kernelements. No, you didnâ€™t miss an HTML5 news bite; there is no
kernelement, nor am I aware of a plan for one. TypeButter basically invents a specific-purpose element.
The April, 1935 issue of Everyday Science and Mechanics included this nifty invention which was to be the next logical step in the world of publishing. Basically a microfilm reader mounted on a large pole, the media device was supposed to let you sit back in your favorite chair while reading your latest tome of choice.
Saturday, March 24, 2012
This means that when the iPad display needs blue light to make an image, some of that green comes along with the blue whether you want it or not. You will notice that the green blip is smaller on the new iPad, meaning less green is leaking through and a purer blue is displayed.
Apparently AAA offers this service in specific areas, around holidays that involve lots of drinking. This is marketing it’s OK to stomach.
Thursday, March 22, 2012
First is support for Autosave and background saving. Gone are the horrors of losing hours of editing due to a crash or waiting seemingly endless minutes while a large image is being saved. This change alone is worth upgrading for anyone who uses Photoshop every day.
A new study has discovered a direct link between the number of friends you have on Facebook and how much of a “socially disruptive narcissist” you areâ€”giving us one more reason to tone down our Facebook addictions.
I have zero Facebook friends, meaning I’ve leveled my own playing field into what was once previously known as Reality.