Archive for September, 2010

Jett, a new member of our family

September 26th, 2010 by alephnaught

Jett, a new member of our family

We want to get another dog; dogs are pack animals and we think Iggy would like having a second dog, and another dog would get all the love and food and care they could desire.  The breeder that sold us Iggy has a smaller 11 month old female, Sissie – she brought her over today […]

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HTML5 for Web Designers (review)

September 25th, 2010 by alephnaught

HTML5 for Web Designers (review)

Title: HTML5 for Web Designers Author: Jeremy Keith Paperback: 87 pages Publisher: A Book Apart (2010) Language: English ISBN-13: 978-0-9844425-0-8 This is a small book and it’s written in a very engaging and direct way.  Here’s the table of contents: A Brief History of Markup (Read this chapter online!) The Design of HTML5 Rich Media […]

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Necromance

September 19th, 2010 by alephnaught

Necromance

Aviva and I decided yesterday to drive to West Hollywood and visit one of our favorite stores in LA, Necromance (we also stopped at the MOCA annex at the Pacific Design Center, the bookstore was removed to provide more space for a video exhibition, and had a really good snack at LaLa’s). There are two […]

Pictures (and a postcard) from Silver Lake and Los Feliz

September 12th, 2010 by alephnaught

Pictures (and a postcard) from Silver Lake and Los Feliz

Just two random photos and a very cool postcard: Translate

September 12th, 2010 by alephnaught

Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Apps

Title: Tapworthy: Designing Great iPhone Apps Author: Josh Clark Paperback: 320 pages Publisher: O’Reilly Media; 1 edition (June 18, 2010) Language: English ISBN-10: 1449381650 ISBN-13: 978-1449381653 If you want to create dynamite iPhone apps, this is the book for you. It won’t teach you to program – there are books on using HTML5/CSS3/JavaScript or Objective-C […]

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Iggy likes to eat while lying down (video)

September 6th, 2010 by alephnaught

Iggy likes to eat while lying down (video)

I took this video last night with my Flip. Iggy likes to eat lying down, Greco-Roman style. It’s really funny – as you can see, he’ll move the food around with his snout so he can eat more. He ate most of his dinner this way last night. Translate

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Two graphic novels about the post-rapture world

September 5th, 2010 by alephnaught

Two graphic novels about the post-rapture world

When I read an article about two graphic novels tackling the question of what a post-rapture world would look like, I had to read them. The rapture is when Jesus / God raises the good souls to heaven, this from the Christian liturgy. Both graphic novels consider the time after the good are risen and […]

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