CSS Resource January 30th, 2002 @ 10:53 am PDT
A ton of terrific type on Cascading Style Sheets at the Web Developer’s Virtual Library: Style Sheets allow you to control the rendering, e.g. fonts, colors, leading, margins, typefaces, and other aspects of style, of a Web document without compromising its structure. CSS is a simple style sheet mechanism that allows authors and readers to […]
New Languages January 30th, 2002 @ 10:41 am PDT
Brinkster is a free web host that supports ASP. You get 30 MB of space and no ads on your site, plus ASP 3.0 support, MS Access databases, a web-based file manager, and control of the ADO & FileSystemObject. How cool is that? There is a great article on / introduction to the syntactical differences […]
Forum January 30th, 2002 @ 10:19 am PDT
Cyber-Gish – not to be confused with Normal-Jish – has created a Forum for discussing blogging shtuff. You might want to pop over there and say hi.
HTML Reference January 29th, 2002 @ 5:21 pm PDT
The HTML 4.0 Entities™ reference page is very handy. You† can® do° all¶ kindsº of£ nifty€ thingsŸ withÖ it¿.
Googlewhacking II January 29th, 2002 @ 11:31 am PDT
I think I have reached nerdvana. From UnBlinking: “Greeble’s Heisenwhack Principle What to call a self-immolating Googlewhack (one that ceases to be unique after Google spiders a site where the whack is reported)? Kudos to Ray Greeble for coining the excellent term “Heisenwhack.” He based the term loosely on the jargon entry for HeisenBUG. Paralleling […]
Nanotech January 29th, 2002 @ 10:51 am PDT
The minuscule size of most nanotubes – hollow cylinders of carbon measuring only a few billionths of a meter wide – boggles the mind. Even more astounding may be that scientists can conceivably nestle these straws inside one another like Matryoshka dolls, with the inner set of tubes sliding in and out a billion times […]
SuperBowl XXXVI January 29th, 2002 @ 10:46 am PDT
Anyone predicting a Rams’ rout of the Patriots in Super Bowl XXXVI might want to take a quick history lesson first, starting with Week 10 of this season. On Nov. 18 in Foxboro, Mass., the Pats led the Rams 10-7 in the second quarter and had a 1st-and-goal before Antowain Smith fumbled away the football. […]
Send Entry January 25th, 2002 @ 10:07 pm PDT
I just read on the MovableType site that Ben and Mena are getting ready to release MT version 2.0, and it will include a ‘send this entry’ feature similar to the one I’ve implemented on my blogs. So … since they are the experts, I’m not going to do any more development or write a […]
Men to Gape At January 25th, 2002 @ 9:00 pm PDT
I’m honored to be one of the Men to Gape At over at i l l – r e p u t e.com!
Farewell January 25th, 2002 @ 11:08 am PDT
Steve Spurrier leaves Gainesville.