Well, *this* might be dangerous to our pocketbook. It might be a good thing that our house doesn’t have room for a whole lot of extra stuff right now…
Spacebrew allows you to connect multiple client nodes via websockets to create realtime interactions. There are libraries available for connecting Arduino/Processing devices.
This could be useful for APIs where generating data is expensive, but consuming the data must happen quickly.
I recently ran across an issue that I was previously unaware of, so other developers could run into it as well. I was having problems with a plugin, which started misbehaving. The plugin had previously worked fine (it generates a sidebar widget), and I wasn’t actively working on my site, so I wasn’t really sure when it had quit working. In the course of debugging the problem, I discovered that the plugin was throwing warnings … Continue reading
Lifehacker’s new personal finance sub-blog. Must revisit.
Find the closest Google Fonts match for some other font.
I had this problem — apps kept prompting me for access to the Local Items keychain, then not remembering it. This fixed it for me.
Flipping HTML elements to show a loading indicator easily.
Templates for papercraft “cubeecraft” Star Wars characters.