Entries Tagged as 'Coding'

Monday, May 18th, 2009

Our rock stars aren’t like your rock stars. And our math isn’t like your math.

Really just figuring out the best size and aspect ratio for embedded videos here. But this is a pretty cool ad for Intel, too. If you start browsing around on video sites like YouTube, you’ll see all sort of aspect ratios. Not just fullscreen 4:3, widescreen 16:9, and cinematic 2.35:1. You’ll also see any number […]

Tuesday, May 12th, 2009

Programming Job Trends Part II

Read Part I It’s amazing how fast two months can fly by when you’re living on panic and adrenaline. This would have been my first week at a new company if I hadn’t jumped to a different lifeboat a couple of aisles over. I’m pleased that some of the folks from my last team managed […]

Monday, May 11th, 2009

Alex King’s Twitter Tools

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Wednesday, March 11th, 2009

Programming Job Trends Part I

Read Part II Just a few words of encouragement for my departing colleagues. I’ve spent a lot of time lately mulling over what I’d really want to focus on next, after I’m no longer bogged down in outdated proprietary technology. So I pulled together some 10-second “statistics” from dice.com and indeed.com I thought would be […]