Archive for the 'XHTML & CSS' Category

Rails tip of the day: queueing multiple scriptaculous effects via rjs

Wednesday, March 18th, 2009

You want to have multiple effects executed after each other? From a controller method using rjs? Using the naive way of calling them just one after the other results in strange flickering effects. The key to success is to use the effect queue parameter, which is very weakly documented. Here is an example: page[@object].down(‘.star’).visual_effect :appear, [...]

Imported old Blogposts

Sunday, February 15th, 2009

Yeeha, thanks to some digging in old files and some SQL magic I could import my old posts from my handwritten blogging software from 2001. As a result, the archive contains now my posts back to 2001. Favourites / Evergreens: This post could have been written yesterday: Mit Optimismus in die Krise (written June 2001). [...]

Tim Berners-Lee on the Internet of Things

Thursday, September 4th, 2008

Interesting article by the inventor of the Web. At kooaba we connect physical things to the Web through image recognition for mobile devices … the Internet of Things realized through image recognition – or mobile visual search.