• HTML5 Audio and Video and how to make a playlist

    What are HTML5 audio and HTML5 video With the release of HTML5 A whole bunch of new elements where introduced including the audio and video elements. The huge advantage of these new elements is that most browsers today can understand these new HTML5 elements, this is great since Adobe is...


  • Marking Up with Microdata

    In a project we recently worked on, we were faced with the decision between RDFa (xHTML), Microformats(the oldest of the standards) and Microdata(html5).  Considering that we were working in HTML5, RDFa was immediately out. Microformats was a strong contender, however ultimately, microdata won out. First of all what is Microdata...


  • My thoughts on Ruby On Rails

    I finally broke down and decided to see what all the hype is about with Ruby on Rails. Like all things, there are aspects I like about rails, and there are things I don’t like about it. To begin, The things I don’t like about rails are console commands can...


  • Metaweblog API in codeignitor using XMLRPC

    Originally this blog was built in codeignitor, however I decided to switch it up to wordpress for practice. During the construction of the original I decided that I wanted to handle different blogging software, and so I researched the metaweblog API and built it into codeignitor. Below is a base...


  • Starwars like opening crawl with css3

    I won’t go through the minor details, but rather highlight the things that make this tick. I also set this up for webkit only, I tried getting it work in firefox, but couldn’t get the rotateX to work (not yet supported?) and didn’t bother with IE, as IE will only...