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John On The Box – Augmented Reality Yorkshire Tea Advert

“…oh what could be better, than a nice whistle wetter…”

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Konami Code – Sites that use the Konami Code

What is A Konami Code? The Konami Code (or Konami Command) is essentially a cheat code that cropped up on a lot of Konami’s games. It was first used in the mid 80’s on a game called Gradius which was

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Free Emoji icons for iPhone using Spell Number app

Emo-what? Emoji are picture characters that are very popular in the Japanese mobile market. One analyst even specifically cited the lack Emoji support as one of the factors contributing to slow sales in the Japan market…crazy, but true! Originally meaning

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The Kinks – Dead End Street

Here are the chords for one of my favourite Kinks songs: Am                                          C    G There’s a crack up in the ceiling Dm                                      F    Am And the kitchen sink is leaking

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Dreamweaver – list of shortcuts

I was using Dreamweaver today as I do every day and after going through adding lots of paragraph tags manually I figured there should be a shortcut to enclose text in a <p> tag. I knew of quite a few

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jGrowl – jQuery alerts and message box

jGrowl is a nifty little jQuery library that creates unobtrusive messages in the browser. It works in a similar way to Growl on Mac OS X. It enables you to create great looking notifications from your website without it getting

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Adobe Kuler – Complimentary colour theme

Kuler is a new piece of software from Adobe. It allows you to create colour themes or view ones that have already been created by the Kuler community. It is free to use online and can also be integrated into

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jQuery clear focus function

I had a problem on a site whereby the forms were designed so that the labels were essentially inside the text inputs. I found this looked nicer as it was less all over the place and the information of what

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jQuery scroll to top animation (scrollTo plugin)

It’s the little things on sites that often make you want to return. I am a massive fan of sites that feel light and free. Where when you click on things, it does things you don’t always expect or aren’t

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PNG fix for IE6

For a long time I have been bothered by the fact that to getting a nice transparent effect on PNGs working in IE6 doesn’t work. It leaves a nasty grey background to the image where in Firefox you would see

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