Tagged: Geek

Leap Motion

My wife knows me well, and when she saw the leap motion, she decided to order me one as part of the pre-order group. It arrived about a week ago, and I have used...

Frontend Dev @ Moodle

So Moodle has recently re-organised the development teams in to Frontend and Backend. These aren’t the traditional Front vs Back teams. We have our own definition, where Frontend is everything (not just the code,...

Xbox one – My Opinions

It requires installation of games I have a PC for that. Consoles are supposed to load the game quickly. Crap. It requires pre-owned games to be be re-licensed at a fee So first I...

Default sucks

As a geek, I very rarely leave things the way they come … my Windows Mobile phone was heavily modified, I’ve altered just about every plugin for this wordpress journal, my old xbox runs XBMC, and all of my computers run customised software. I’m a geek. I don’t settle for things as they are out-of-the-box. Out-of-the-box is configured for the masses. I try to set myself apart from the masses. So I tweak, customise, hack, and modify until I am left with something unique. Or, in the case of my windows mobile phone, a paper weight.

CSS only menus

I have seen a few examples of this before, but none of them have ever really worked perfectly for me – so I created my own, as seen on this site’s drop downs. But then I was asked by my brother-in-law for some help doing something similar, but rather than use javascript, I stuck with CSS.