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Online Grid Generator for Photoshop

Online Grid Generator for Photoshop

[ 0 ] April 29th, 2012 |

For those who layout their websites with grids it is very common to use grid systems like grid the 960 GRID SYSTEM. The bugging thing about it is always to prepare a corresponding photoshop file. But now the GRID CALCULATOR comes to help! Simply enter your grid definition and the online tool creates a photoshop […]

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iPhone Siri Bug

iPhone Siri Bug

[ 0 ] March 9th, 2012 |

All I wanted to know is the weather in Berlin… However Siri’s answer looks like some interpretation is still needed.

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CSS preprocessing

CSS preprocessing

[ 0 ] January 18th, 2012 |

I always thought that CSS lacks in expressiveness which is far below the one of XPath. For example you can’t select elements based on their child elements. How nice would it be if you could format anker tags if and only if they contain a single image tag. For this to work you would simply […]

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Color Wizard

Color Wizard

[ 0 ] November 9th, 2011 |

Tired of bright red, green or blue? Then try out the Color Wizard on colorsontheweb.com. Given one color the tool gives you 3 variations (hue, saturation and tint&shade) as much as 6 corresponding colors (monochromatic, analogous, triadic, tetradic, complimentary and split complimentary). Give it a shot!

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bkahlert.com 2.0

bkahlert.com 2.0

[ 0 ] November 8th, 2011 |

Today I finished my new website. Technically it is based on the HTML5 Boilerplate. Since I didn’t want to build a completely new WordPress template from scratch I used the HTML 5 Boilerplate WordPress Theme. This theme is based on the Starkers WordPress Theme – a completely naked WordPress theme without any style directives at all. WordPress has some […]

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Osama Bin Laden killed live on a news broadcast! watch the video: …

Osama Bin Laden killed live on a news broadcast! watch the video: …

[ 0 ] May 2nd, 2011 |

A worm has started to spread over Facebook promising the user a video where the killed Osama Bin Laden can be seen. The link is: http://www.facebook.com/pages/Osama-Bin-Laden-Killed-Live-on-Video/201198676585608?sk=app_190322544333196&71029 On the corresponding Facebook profile you are asked to copy a javascript line following line into the browser’s location bar which reloads a JavaScript file named “bin.js” from a […]

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Saros Session with Kent Beck

Saros Session with Kent Beck

[ 0 ] November 19th, 2010 |

Yesterday Prof. Dr. Lutz Prechelt, Kent Beck and me had a Saros session. Have a look on what Kent Beck has to say about Saros.

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Why I don’t consider bit.ly & co a good idea

Why I don’t consider bit.ly & co a good idea

[ 0 ] May 11th, 2010 |

Ever heard of bit.ly or TinyURL.com? In short those services offer the shortening of (long) URLs so the link becomes easier to read and to publish, e.g. on Twitter. I do not deny that advantage whereas I criticize that none of the providers I know states the disadvantages. Transparency People like to know what they click […]

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