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Splash Screen: IFTTT

Since getting more into developing Apps the splash screen is something that I have always enjoyed creating as it is an opportunity to do something for the sake of cool that doesn’t have to integrate with a service or to be anything other than what it is. They are just plain fun. I think I would like to showcase some …

BASH Script to download modern.ie Virtual Machines

Developing for the web means having to keep my testing environments up to date to test in all the most popular web browser and platforms around. When I’m on my Retina iMac I don’t want to always boot up my Windows machines so, like almost everyone else, I utilize virtual machines (VMs). In order to make this go more swiftly …

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Playing with the new Goolge Translate App for Android

A little while ago Google released an update to Google Translate that greatly improved is ability to recognize and translate text within images, and to overlay the translated version of the text into the image in near real-time. This is certainly something worth playing with to see how well it holds up to real world usage. Surprisingly I encounter a …

Panda console playfulness

The Developers at Panda 4 are playful, and in the recent update of the Chrome Extension. In a previous post I showed a few examples of how some teams placed messages in the console to discourage injecting content into the page, and here is another example of what is possible. There seems to be a few images and messages that …