Four Ukranian students create gloves which translate sign language into printed words: http://techland.time.com/2012/11/01/best-inventions-of-the-year-2012/slide/enable-talk-gloves/ #bookmark
Aaron Parecki I wish they would show you which email/number they're calling if you hav multiple. Gives it some context.
Amazed at #HTML+, which had
audio form input elements! http://www.w3.org/MarkUp/HTMLPlus/htmlplus_41.html
Anna Debenham perhaps that will help shut some of the “same old faces” complainers up
davewiner I disagree that browser makers should “make sure they don’t break bootstrap apps”. They should concentrate on following specs, and markup authors should do the same.
I wish more articles were presented in this form: http://www.wired.com/gamelife/2012/12/zork-infocom-pioneer-award/
Trying out kangoextensions.com for cross-browser extension building. I kinda feel this is something vendors should have figured out already :/
“I will not start an initiative until I've spent my own money. Because if I spend my own money, people who want to get on board afterwards know that I am serious about it.”
He used to go to nightclubs, but now he goes to conferences "which are better than clubs because they still have music and after-parties but you get knowledged-up before the party".
Optimal video-splitting workflow on a mac:
Josh Emerson making machines do stuff. So much fun :)
Aral Balkan uh, that URL is a bit pokey :/
@textfiles oh wow, that immediately looks far more complete than before!
Where are the contextual experiences?
So many apps and services assume you wish to have a long-term experience when a teprary one would suit you better.
For example, installing an app you're only going to use for a particular event. Or, subscribing to someone/thing for an event.
@raspberry_pi for a moment then I thought it said “Extreme Director” :)
Motorola’s “edge to edge” display is somewhat undermined by the brand name distracting you :/
Using my #iPad as a light table makes me wish all the more for a “touch lock” option for the mute/rotation switch
Nick Charlton doesn’t look like it — I hit the button and (after hanging for a sec) it said “your vote(?) was greatly appreciated”. Not great design :/
Nick Charlton very, very tempting to hit the “report this ad as fake” button. Surely no sane person would talk like that in real life?!
Oh dear, my little old macbook is complaining a bit today. First the battery goes, then the wifi repeatedly disconnects. I hope this isn’t the beginning of the end :(