Author Archives: Bill

CSS3 @font-face at Font Squirrel

Font Squirrel provides free fonts, cross-browser @font-face kits, and an @font-face generator where you can use your own fonts.  The @font-face kits and @font-face generator output the various different file types you need to guarantee cross-browser font rendering. Font Squirrel … Continue reading

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HTML5 Cross browser Polyfills – GitHub

HTML5 shims (and CSS3 et al).  No excuses now.  Here are a bunch of scripts to bring older browsers up to date with the new standards, or to reconcile differences in implementations. HTML5 Cross browser Polyfills – GitHub.

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Undefined Arguments in JavaScript

Sometimes it’s the most basic things that make me wonder. In this case, I was trying to figure out the best way to determine that an argument had not been passed to a function. That is, we have a function … Continue reading

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This post came from my Android

I’m using the WordPress app for Android. The purpose of this post is simply to test this out. I have a client that would like to photo-blog from his iPhone, so I thought. I might check out the possibilities. I … Continue reading

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Custom Styles for Google Maps

I attended Google I/O 2010 this past week, and they announced that that the Google Maps API v3 is now able to be styled. Check out the announcement on the Google Blog. Here is my first experiment with it.

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vCards as QR Codes with Google Chart API

Here is an example of a vCard turned into a UTF-8 encoded URL string. Once we encode it in this fashion, we can put it in a URL formatted for the Google Chart API that will generate a QR Code … Continue reading

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