60seconds' audio/video call for submissions
60seconds is calling for 60 second audio/visual file submissions
. The resulting collective will be posted on the site for mass consumption, downloading, remixing and/or developing. The point? To explore the possibilities of online audio/visual community collaboration.
Why web builders must move to XHTML
FTPOnline's Tim Haight asks Molly Holzschlag why web builders must move to XHTML
, and Molly has a pretty damn good set of answers: standards, accessibility and internationalization.
Upstate New York
I just returned from an extended weekend in upstate New York - birthplace of yours truly. My venture back was prompted by many things, including the fact that it's been a rocky year for the Winegard family and that I haven't been 'home' in four years. It was good to see family and to revel at just how easy it is to feel a bond with people, despite the time that passes. Many laughs, many smiles, many hours on the road - an excellent weekend.
Web services Amazon style
Amazon.com's web services
are apparently ready to run off and make things with. All you need to do is download
the free developer's kit, apply
for a developer's token and you'll be off and running! No doubt about it - holiday shopping will be a whole new experience this year...
Back from vacation
Back from a week long vacation in northern Michigan. Relaxing time, to say the least. Dinner at The Rowe
on the 4th of July (my birthday) was my favorite, by far - pecan stuffed morels, the infamous white chocolate brownie and a top notch wine list are each worth the trip in and of themselves.