Archive for July, 2011

Go Google Yourself

Wednesday, July 20th, 2011

Google IconI am sure that most of you have Google-ed yourself before. If you haven’t, you should! Many of you are probably also familiar with Google’s Image search. You may have even been so bold as to Google Image Search yourself. In case you haven’t noticed though, Google, those sly dogs, have come up with a new Google images search feature where you can upload an actual image file and search based off of that (crazy talk)! So then, what happens if I Google Image search myself by uploading an image of myself? (more…)

Belly Button CSS Lint

Monday, July 11th, 2011

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Created by Nicholas Zakas and Nicole Sullivan, CSS Lint is an awesome web resource for front end developers! CSS Lint is an open source development tool that will help by pointing out problems with your CSS code. It will scan your code for basic syntax errors as well as applying a set of rules to the code that look for problematic patterns or signs of inefficiency. Beyond the basic functionality, the rules are accessible so that you can write your own on top of the frame work or omit ones that you don’t want. (more…)

Must See Sites and Awesome Resources

Wednesday, July 6th, 2011

ToolsOver the past month or so I have been uber swamped and as a result my blogging has fallen to the wayside. Of course time and the internet waits for no man, so there have been a whole slew of interesting sites that have come to my attention. Because of this and my lack of time, I have a stock pile of things that I am very excited about and want to share, hence this post. Feel free to let me know about any cool sites or resources that you have encountered that you think may be helpful as well. (more…)

Boston University’s Center for Digital Imaging Arts

Friday, July 1st, 2011

For those of you who have been following my blog, you may have noticed that I occasionally make reference to “CDIA”. CDIA, short for Center for Digital Imaging Arts, which in turn is short for Boston University’s Center for Digital Imaging Arts, is an awesome continuing education program offered out of Boston University’s School of Communications. (more…)