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Getting this working is easier than you think. Basically the only tricky bit is that the touch object allows for multiple fingers they are represented in the array ‘touches[]’. Since we are only scrolling we only need to worry about the first finger which is why I use touches[0].screenY. Enjoy. 1 2 3 4 5   Read More …

In almost all browsers there is one thing that everybody wants to do, but you just can’t, Load cross site data. That is you can’t unless you are using JSONP. Basically you load the data into its own script tag tell the server you are loading it from to wrap the data in a callback   Read More …

Recently I went through a small effort to connect a subversion repository to active directory. This is a good thing because it means that you no longer will need to manage the usernames and password using the old htpasswd format. The htpasswd is fine for very controlled environments but the passwords it allows you to   Read More …

Announce is an application for Android 2.0 and above.  It intercepts incoming calls and and reads the name of the caller aloud.  You can also record custom voice tags to use instead of the text to speech engine. Project Page: https://peterfranza.com/projects/announce-for-android/ Price: Free (That’s a good value) Enjoy.

Sometime you just have to read the bits one by one at least now you don’t need to write your own class to do it. This class works for ‘Little Endian’ or ‘Big Endian’. 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21   Read More …