Taking a leaf from Rachael, our Digital Marketing Executive at Cloudspotting, I’ll be throwing together lists of recent news items and interesting links that I’ve stumbled across. I won’t be religiously posting a round-up every Friday, so I’ll see how things go!
- Test your .htaccess file easily – This one really came in handy while making some recent changes to my own site!
- Anthony Gold chalkboard pitch – My buddy Matthew Roundell at Mash recently worked on this interesting pitch.
- 2013 .net Awards – Voting is now open for the 2013 .net Awards. There are 10 nominees in each category, which include open-source project of the year, best online portfolio and best new agency.
- How Amazon’s navigation is so damn fast – The Amazon website feels incredibly fast and usable. Here’s a sneak-peek at how they do it.
- Scientists uncover invisible motion in video – Algorithm amplifies tiny changes in video with amazing results.
- Mozilla’s new branding for Firefox OS.
- Photoshop script to remove unused layer styles – Dump unused effects quickly.