Animated Gifs

Animated Gifs

Ah the early days of the web. Animation on the web like film from the 1920s – a series of images. Making these was something I used to do regularly at work…seems so long ago. Animated gifs. An animated gif was the first animated graphic on the web. Simple...

Mushroom Caper 2: Time Lapse

Having the oyster mushroom kit on my counter, it seemed they were almost growing before my eyes. It was cool and creepy. I decided to do a 24 hour time lapse video to see just how much they were growing. Here it is: Mushrooms Growing – 24 hour time lapse from...

Stay-cation: A week of silly fun and getting ‘er done

This past week, I have been on a stay-cation. Like a vacation without vacating. Just staying home, going out of the city for a day or two, cooking and walking the dog. In preparation, I made a list of what I wanted to get done.  Which I typically don’t do, since...

Why Facebook fails me

There were a lot of changes trying to “monetize” Facebook that came out since the IPO. Selling shares to people means you have to show that you are doing things to make money. I get it, it’s fine. Just try not to suck while doing it. Facebook,...

Beauty and Your Job

I have certainly been one to worry about being pretty enough, thin enough and confident enough. It affects me sometimes. But mostly in the area of romance and dating. But wait, there’s a whole new way it should affect me, apparently. It’s been irking me...