Thursday, June 29, 2006

Monday, June 19, 2006

Create Motion Graphics Using Only CSS

Fed up with 'Flash'? Getting annoyed with animated gifs? Well, why not try an alternative - CSS Flick Animation.

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Wednesday, June 14, 2006

Monday, June 12, 2006

How to: Create Realistic Fake Depth of Field in Photoshop CS

Create very realistic depth of field effects using the lens blur filter and self made depth maps in Photoshop CS. Example files provided for each step. I did a couple this morning, looks great! Great way to add focus to your photographs.

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Thursday, June 08, 2006

New human-powered world record

Traveling 53.43 miles (85.97 km) in one hour from a standing start in a specially designed recumbent bicycle, "Fast Freddie" Markham just set a new world record and won an $18,000 prize. At 49 years old, Fast Freddie was a surprise winner, which must have something to do with the bike. And yes, the course was flat.

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Wednesday, June 07, 2006

Top 10 things they never taught me in Design School

Interesting read for all you aspiring designers out there on what it really takes to be a successful Designer.

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Monday, June 05, 2006

Talent isn't everything: 7 habits of highly effective junior designers

After working for the past three years at MetaDesign, I've noticed that talent has very little to do with the success of a junior designer who's just starting out. Instead, the ones who survive and last more than six months practice these 7 habits.

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Friday, June 02, 2006

How to create an AJAX homepage - step-by-step

This tutorial covers everything you need to create your own Netvibes-like AJAX HOMEPAGE.

It covers everything from detecting the browser, handling events, drag and drop, working the DOM, AJAX and JSON background, and loading RSS feeds and Web APIs into the Web application. cool.

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Thursday, June 01, 2006

learn HTML or CSS fast

This great site has free and easy tutorials for learning HTML or CSS for programmers who are new to it

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INSERT EXEC failed because the stored procedure altered the schema of the target table.

This morning I was trying to call a stored procedure and insert the results in a temp table using the following code  -- create table #...