Entries with the tag “google”

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Google Street View Animation

Sep 18, 2016 css google javascript

Today, while trying to think of a clever way to create a “hire Aaron” page (yup, resume is right here), I came up with an idea to animate a Google Street View page. My initial goal was to animate a rotation and some travel down a road, but I’ve been unable to find a more seamless way of doing the horizontal travel. It looks like there is just going to be jumps in their photography - which of course makes sense. I wasn’t expecting a perfect seamless set of photography, but the current version of it jumps too much and is just too unsettling to see animated.

FirePHP4Chrome Chrome Extension

Apr 2, 2013 google

2019-11-11 Update This extension has been removed from the Google Chrome Extensions store and the repo has been archived.

I use Chrome almost exclusively now. One thing that drove me nuts was the lack of support for FirePHP in the console of Chrome. Google even released some extensions for it - but they either didn’t work or were out of date. So I created my own.

Feedly Background Tab

Mar 26, 2013 google

After transitioning away from the doomed Google Reader to Feedly, I found it to be awesome! I only had one gripe with the shortcut key scenario… when you went to view the entire article in a new tab, it was always focused. This meant I’d still have to middle click with my mouse to put my tabs in the background.

Using Google Analytics Asynchronously

Jan 12, 2010 google javascript

I came across the following link on google’s code pages:

Create Google Advanced Search String

Sep 25, 2007 google php

I found an interesting article about the parameters of the advanced search URL for google. Just for fun, I tested out their concepts and they were all true. I figured maybe there was a reason to do this as a PHP class (I think I was just bored…).