Momentum scrolling using jQuery
tl;dr? Click here. Momentum – or inertia – based scrolling is one of the fairly ‘new’ phenomena introduced by touch devices in the last few years. Compared with a regular (linear) scroll, momentum scrolling offers a more natural way of scrolling that is easier on..
The Manifesto Manifesto
How to write a manifesto. Today, we write a manifesto. Today, our second sentence starts with the first word of the first sentence. We write a short sentence. Then a shorter one. Then a really, really long one that maybe doesn’t make any sense but..
Debouncing events with jQuery
For a thing I’m working on, I needed a ‘debounced‘ resize event, as the $(window).resize event keeps firing as long as the user resizes his window. Maximizing the window with a single click just causes 1 event fired, but by dragging the browser window bigger/smaller,..
The Dirty Birdy
I remember seeing this video ages ago, on MTV, when I was about 12 years old. I haven’t seen it much since, although I vaguely remember it popping up from time to time, perhaps on Cartoon Network. It was created by animator John R. Dilworth,..
Honda CR-Z Advert
This advert wasn’t on TV much (I only saw it on Dutch television once) but it immediately grabbed my attention when it aired in june 2010. An exceptional video, featuring some very suitable ambient work by – I suspect – Jon Hopkins, reminiscent of Tim..
Paths of Hate
Absolutely stunning video by Polish artist Damian Nenow. There’s not much to say about this. A video of epic proportions in both craftsmanship, sheer experience and theme. I urge you to watch this. If the video goes offline, watch the trailer at http://www.pathsofhate.com/en/.