Author Archives: Louis

Swap Stereoscopic Image Parts

I wrote a silly bookmarklet for swapping the two halves of stereoscopic images on a web site—to turn normal stereoscopic images to cross-eyed-viewable images. javascript: var i,im,ims = document.getElementsByTagName(‘img’),j=ims.length; for(i=0;i<j;++i){im=ims[i]; with(im.style){paddingTop=im.height+'px'; backgroundImage='url('+im.src+')'; backgroundPosition=(im.width/2)+'px 0%'; height='0px';}} void(0); (Only tested in Chrome, … Continue reading

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Parse strings as enum items

I wrote a helper function today that tries to parse strings as items of an enum. It’s very simple, but I think it’s beautiful. (Language: C#)

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Embedding Flash in Google Wave

Oh hi! So you want to embed Flash in a Google Wave, huh? Well you can!   First add this HTML gadget via ‘add gadget via URL’: http://wave-ide.appspot.com/html.xml Then, click ‘Edit’ on the gadget, and paste your embed code. Now click … Continue reading

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R2-D2’s scomp link arm interface totally changed positions

In the original trilogy, it was housed in the long right-most compartment on his front. See figure 1.     Figure 1 – R2-D2 with his scomp interface in The Empire Strikes back   However! In the new trilogy, it’s … Continue reading

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Converting CSV to KML for Google Maps, Revisited

Hi everybody! (Hi Dr. Nick!) I updated my post on converting CSV to KML! I now no longer replace silly characters ‘manually’. See the original post for details.   Oh, and the online CSV2KML convertor has been naturally been updated as well! … Continue reading

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YouTube Visual Search Provider for Internet Explorer 8

Hi everybody! I recently made the jump to Internet Explorer 8 as my primary browser and discovered the joys of Visual Search Providers. Visual Search is just like regular search, but with suggestions as you type, where the suggestions can … Continue reading

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Deleting Songs on the fly from Windows Media Player

When listening to audio in Windows Media Player (at least 10 and 11), it doesn’t present you with an easy way to delete whatever you are listening to. I’ve come up with a convoluted solution to remedy this. Although convoluted, … Continue reading

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