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Twelve steps for saving webOS - QuirksBlog

26/08/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Twelve steps for saving webOS - QuirksBlog - "…here are twelve steps the new owner should take in order to get webOS to thrive." Brilliance, as usual.

HTML for Babies

26/08/2011 @ 17:01 UTC

simplebits : HTML for Babies - A board book for little ones that aims to get "a new generation up to speed on web standards". Via @malarkey

Eric Meyer : HTML for Babies gets a new generation up to speed on web standards - Ordered. Obviously.

Snake oil? Scientific evidence for health supplements

29/07/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Snake oil? Scientific evidence for health supplements - Can you find all the hidden Mickeys?

Fiscal FactCheck

28/07/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Fiscal FactCheck - I keep referring to this, specifically the "Analysis" section and its chart, so I'm linking in an easily-findable place.

Roach says China is shocked and appalled at the US

28/07/2011 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Roach says China is shocked and appalled at the US - Before you shrug this off as communist snarking, read what they actually say and consider what it means. [via Ferrett] [via]

Logitech Harmony 650 Universal Remote Control

15/07/2011 @ 07:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Logitech Harmony 650 Universal Remote Control - Very cool. Saving this for later, when I suspect I will need it. [via Tim] [via]

An Eye-Opening Adventure in Socialized Medicine

13/07/2011 @ 03:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : An Eye-Opening Adventure in Socialized Medicine - The horror. The… horror! (Note: I personally know someone who had pretty much exactly the same experience.)

SpaceSaver M (Mac or Apple)

30/06/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : SpaceSaver M (Mac or Apple) - I have to admit I'm tempted.

Quite BASIC — fun, learning and nostalgia

27/06/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Quite BASIC — fun, learning and nostalgia - "Quite BASIC is an all web-based classic BASIC programming environment." Love it.

Deathbed Regret Is Far

14/06/2011 @ 19:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : Deathbed Regret Is Far - I wonder if I will remember my non-far perspective when the time comes.

Get element text, including alt text for images, with JavaScript

24/05/2011 @ 01:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Get element text, including alt text for images, with JavaScript - Very nice work from Roger Johansson, but kind of a shame it can't be done natively.

Eruption of the Grímsvötn volcano in Iceland

23/05/2011 @ 21:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Eruption of the Grímsvötn volcano in Iceland - Just wow.

APOCAMON: THE FINAL JUDGEMENT

21/05/2011 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : APOCAMON: THE FINAL JUDGEMENT - I suppose this is as good a day as any to post this. (Requires Flash, though I've no idea why.)

nelson : Apocamon - Classic web comic

USB Typewriter

12/05/2011 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : USB Typewriter - The perfect gift for the "Brazil" fan in your life.

BoxShadows

25/04/2011 @ 21:01 UTC

Eric Meyer : BoxShadows - I'm rather strongly reminded of thenoodleincident's "Text Sizing". That's a good thing.

Internet Explorer Platform Preview 10

12/04/2011 @ 23:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Internet Explorer Platform Preview 10 - Support for CSS gradients, multicolumn, flexbox, AND grid layout, plus ECMAstrict. Whoa.

The Cicada Principle and Why It Matters to Web Designers

7/04/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

simplebits : The Cicada Principle and Why It Matters to Web Designers - Brilliant article on creating organically varied, seamless, tilable images with a small file footprint.

Eric Meyer : The Cicada Principle and Why It Matters to Web Designers - From annoying insects to mathematical primes to repeating background images that aren't annoying. Very, very smart.

Would Superman Pass the Birther Test?

6/04/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Would Superman Pass the Birther Test? - "Wolverine for example would be a health insurer's dream." Fantastic.

.tel, .xxx and .mobi are all pointless and idiotic

21/03/2011 @ 18:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : .tel, .xxx and .mobi are all pointless and idiotic - I'd had some of these thoughts but nothing like so crystal-clear and sharp. [via Jeremy] [via]

Things about Blogging

17/03/2011 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Things about Blogging - I agree with approximately 97% of this post, and it's kind of refreshing to see it all written down so compactly.

All About Emergency Managers: An analysis of HB-4214

15/03/2011 @ 17:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : All About Emergency Managers: An analysis of HB-4214 - Detailed analysis of a bill that cannot be over-analyzed. It may be the shape of things to come.

An Open Letter to Apple | Readability Blog

21/02/2011 @ 19:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : An Open Letter to Apple | Readability Blog - "As far as Readability is concerned, our response is fairly straight-forward: go the other way—towards the web." Like I've been saying: interpreted as damage.

Invitations from White House get deleted as spam

20/02/2011 @ 02:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Invitations from White House get deleted as spam - From all indications the e-mail was written by the White House Office of Antipattern Employment.

Why must we still close SCRIPT elements?

18/02/2011 @ 05:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Why must we still close SCRIPT elements? - I love how the answers to questions like these can prove unexpectedly illuminating.

Boilerplate

1/02/2011 @ 16:00 UTC

Eric Meyer : Boilerplate - Dave Shea kicks out the jams, HTML5 stylee. Worth a look and a couple of ponders.

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