Day: March 30, 2011

  • Felix’s Node.js Guide

    [A pretty comprehensive look at Node geared toward those with some JS experience.][link] It isn’t [why’s (poignant) Guide to Ruby][why], but it’ll do. [link]: “Felix’s Node.js Guide” [why]:’s_(poignant)_Guide_to_Ruby “Why’s Guide”

  • Amazon Isn’t Paying License Fees for “Cloud Drive”

    [paidContent:][link] >Amazon has launched its new online music locker and streamer without any licenses from the labels whose material it will store and distribute, the labels’ umbrella group IFPI tells paidContent. Not a problem, replies Amazon—licenses aren’t necessary for its new Cloud Drive. The music industry is (and has been) [suing MP3Tunes][sue] because they’ve offered…

  • PhantomJS: Headless WebKit with JavaScript API

    [Phantom is a minimalistic implementation of WebKit without a user interface, making it perfect for testing pages or scraping data.][link] [link]: “PhantomJS: Headless WebKit with JavaScript API”

  • Lukas Mathis on Skype 5 for Mac

    [A downgrade in every sense:][link] >Unfortunately, instead of making the Windows version of Skype better, they’ve decided to fix the discrepancy by making the Mac version of Skype more like the Windows version. Always, always, a bad idea. [link]: “ignore the code: Skype 5 for Mac”