Category Archives: Geek / Tech

CSS animations

I’ve been playing around with CSS animations in my spare time and have created a new concept in CSS animations. The basic idea is that characters/beings have a connected bone structure. So the humerus is connected to the torso, forearm … Continue reading

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iOS Safari transforms

Playing around with some animation on iOS, I’ve found that 3D Transforms are way faster than 2D Transforms. This is because iOS Safari only supports hardware acceleration in 3D Transforms. Go forth and animate (using 3D :)

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Table Red Wine

My third attempt at wine has turned out much better. It is now ageing in a Demi-John rather than bottles. (I changed my mind, and now they’re out-of-the-way in bottles. I also waxed the top of the corks using a … Continue reading

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A taste of iTunes Radio

Today I had to reset my phone because I did a bad one by jailbreaking it (I was in NZ and apparently my phone is locked to o2). I reset my phone and started the music app up and iTunes … Continue reading

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The Fifth Estate piracy

The Fifth Estate film is about wikileaks founder Julian Assange who posted stolen US secrets to the public arena. The film company who has been aggressively taken down torrents for the film, ironically pirated The Pirate Bay t-shirt (here seen … Continue reading

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Carousels gone wild

Carousels, sliders, gallery boxes – whatever you call them they all shouldn’t be ever done like this: This is uniqlo’s website with a carousel animating every .5 sec. I don’t know if this is a mistake (however it’s been on … Continue reading

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New marksy.com 2013

Quick update: marksy.com is new for 2013. New skin based on Skeleton responsive, design inspiration from iOS 7. Same marksy. Works great on mobile too ;)

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Diffuse LED ceiling bulb

We moved into our brand new apartment almost a year ago in Kennington. It’s a beautiful build with great features, one of those features being LED ceiling bulbs. They’re relatively expensive to buy, but their lifespan of over 10 years … Continue reading

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Make your own url shortener

They’re used fairly a lot these days, and there are many of them. But someday they might not be active and your links will be gone and useless. Link shortening. Why not make one yourself? They’re pretty straight forward if … Continue reading

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Terminal dd direct copy

To burn an .iso/.img to Thumbdrive, use the following Terminal commands: Insert Thumbdrive Type ‘diskutil list’ to see what device node your disc is Type ‘diskutil unmountDisk /dev/diskN (replace N with the disk number from the last command; in the … Continue reading

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