Archive for May 19th, 2006

This tutorial will show you how ajax (Asynchronous Javascript and XML) works and how to use it from a web developers standpoint. Ever wonder how things like G-Talk work? they don’t reload the page or use Iframes and yet they always appear to have the data thats coming in instantly. It acomplishes this using ajax. […]


Shaastra ’06

19May06

Shaastra 2006, this years edition of the IIT-M – technical festival is cooking already.  Like the previously mentioned Techfest ’06 (IIT-B) and Techkriti ’06 (IIT-K), Shaastra is the Chennai version of the Geek’s hang out. Shaastra is the annual technical festival of the Indian Institute of Technology Madras. True to its name, Shaastra (signifying ‘science’) […]


Picture cloud is a site, which allows you to stictch many sequencial photos into one 3-d objects and integrate it to any site/blog/homepage. A picture cloud is a 3D object, shown on the web as we see it in the real world.In simple terms, a picture cloud replaces your still photo with one that spins […]


Links 19/5/2006

19May06

Google has been coming up with some great services lately. Now how does google integrate the existing tools with the new one easily? To answer this you might require a decent knowledge on the google platform. Wikipedia has good article explaimning the platform in which google is established. The article is only an overview and […]


Google uses the font catull to make its logos and stuff. The font is on sale at Myfonts.com for a wooping $99. But here is a neat tutorial which will enable you to make your own google fonts in three steps using the Photoshop. Start a new document by pressing CTRL + N make it […]


Windows Media Player 11 beta version targeted to Win XP users is out for the grab. The beta is sleek with black skin and puts most of the previous version complaints to rest. Some of the new features included are Album Art (Finally taking a tip or two from iTunes), a new dimension into categorizing […]