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Tuesday: October 6, 2009

Adobe to put Flash on the iPhone application by application.Adobe to put Flash on the iPhone application by application.

The upcoming version of Flash Professional CS5 (still in beta) will let you build very own Flash applications made ready specifically for the iPhone. Time to brush up on my ActionScript. Wow.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:36 AM | Tags (7) | adobe | apps | appstore | cs5 | flash | iphone | ipodtouch |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 9 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: October 5, 2009

Nissan finds that emulating fish helps robotic cars avoid crashes.Nissan finds that emulating fish helps robotic cars avoid crashes.

The automaker studied how large schools of fish can move without colliding. It says Eporo imitates three rules of fish movement: avoiding crashes, traveling side by side, and keeping close to other members of the school.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:39 AM | Tags (8) | nissan | crashes | robots | robotics | fish | study | cars | autos |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Full version of Flash coming to all smartphones... except that one.Full version of Flash coming to all smartphones... except that one.

Smartphone users will soon be rid of 'Flash Lite' in favor of a full blown version capable of HD streaming. The article mentions Apple's unavailability twice.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Apple @ 7:34 AM | Tags (6) | adobe | flash | apple | mobile | iphone | videos |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: September 25, 2009

Ten useful usability findings and guidlines from the folks over at Smashing Magazine.Ten useful usability findings and guidlines from the folks over at Smashing Magazine.

Elements such as layout, consistency, typography, color and style all affect how users perceive your website and what kind of image you project. Your website should project not only a good image but also the right one for your audience.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Design @ 7:49 AM | Tags (6) | design | findings | guidelines | interface | smashing | usability |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 12 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: September 16, 2009

Facebook would like you to know that they are now cash-flow positive.Facebook would like you to know that they are now cash-flow positive.

Oh, and they also have hit the three hundred million user mark as well. All hail Facebook.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 8:53 AM | Tags (8) | facebook | social | network | users | cash | profits | interwebs | latimes |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 8 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 31, 2009

Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.Fifty free resources that will help improve your photography skills.

An extensive list of links as only Smashing Magazine can do regarding everything photography.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:39 AM | Tags (7) | free | links | photography | photos | resources | smashing | tutorial |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 32 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: August 21, 2009

Chicago woman decides to sue local zoo over splashing dolphins.Chicago woman decides to sue local zoo over splashing dolphins.

Officials 'recklessly and wilfully trained and encouraged the dolphins to throw water at the spectators in the stands, making the floor wet and slippery', the court documents stated.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Silly @ 8:14 AM | Tags (6) | dolphin | lawsuit | chicago | zoo | splashing | silly |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 15 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Thursday: August 13, 2009

A complete guide to Facebook's new privacy features just for you.A complete guide to Facebook's new privacy features just for you.

Quite handy for those who don't know anything about setting up Facebook with privacy in mind.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 8:00 AM | Tags (6) | facebook | privacy | security | settings | guide | mashable |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 20 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Everything you never knew about the way Adobe Flash stores cookies.Everything you never knew about the way Adobe Flash stores cookies.

Even the Whitehouse.gov showed up in the report, with researchers reporting they found a Flash cookie with the name “userId.” The site does say in its privacy policy that it uses tracking technology but it does not mention Flash or tell users how to get rid of the Flash cookie.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Security @ 7:36 AM | Tags (5) | browsers | cookies | flash | security | wired |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 18 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: August 12, 2009

Five ways in which to spice up your Firefox sidebar.Five ways in which to spice up your Firefox sidebar.

Airplane pilots and World of Warcraft players alike understand how valuable it can be to get more information at a glance, and a small amount of tweaking can get your browser’s sidebar working to do just that.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 4:11 PM | Tags (5) | firefox | sidebar | tips | tricks | mashable |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 24 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 10, 2009

The ten harsh truths about corporate blogging.The ten harsh truths about corporate blogging.

A good read for you corporate bloggers out there (you know who you are).

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Interwebs @ 7:46 AM | Tags (5) | blogging | blog | corporate | smashing | truths |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 22 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: August 3, 2009

How to use mouthwash for more than just bad breath.How to use mouthwash for more than just bad breath.

Also makes for a great way to get rid of that pesky dandruff. Who knew?

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Tutorial @ 7:32 AM | Tags (6) | alternatives | breath | dandruff | mouthwash | tutorial | uses |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 31 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Monday: July 27, 2009

Turns out the new Tron trailer syncs up to Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' pretty well.Turns out the new Tron trailer syncs up to Michael Jackson's 'Beat It' pretty well.

Also interesting that the mashup happened by pure chance. Enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Funny @ 12:03 PM | Tags (7) | beat | mashup | michaeljackson | trailer | tron | video | youtube |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 48 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Friday: July 24, 2009

Behold, the world's first 256 gigabyte flash drive.Behold, the world's first 256 gigabyte flash drive.

It's... so... beautiful. Sniff.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Technology @ 7:39 AM | Tags (5) | 256 | flash | gigabytes | kingston | storage |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 33 Clicks | Posted by Vin


Wednesday: July 22, 2009

Ten cool Pixar mashup videos for your viewing pleasure.Ten cool Pixar mashup videos for your viewing pleasure.

Quite an interesting group of combinations. Enjoy.

Posted to Weekdaily filed in Fun @ 7:42 AM | Tags (4) | mashups | movies | pixar | fun |  | Discuss (0) |  | facebook | twitter | 30 Clicks | Posted by Vin


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