Tuesday: December 18, 2012
- Panic takes a look at the magic behind the album art color schemes in iTunes 11.
If you've used iTunes 11 you may have noticed the adaptive colors used in some of your favorite albums. Apple could have just displayed a thumbnail and used the same colors for text everywhere but instead chose to theme each album to go along with it's individual art. This kind of little touch is really what has always se Apple apart from the rest. The good folks at Panic delve into the kind of programming and logic that may have gone into this kind of display paradigm. It's a great read even if you aren't a developer but its an even greater read if you because they include sample code.
Thursday: October 22, 2009
- Eleven mediocre television shows with awesome theme songs.
Take a trip down memory lane and reminisce about the television shows you may have used to watch. The combination of DuckTales and Rescue Rangers still holds a special place in my heart (although not mentioned on said list). Hey, remember The Jets?
Wednesday: September 16, 2009
- Google Chrome 3.0 now available for download.
New version supports some much needed themes and customization. So long, hideous bright blue tab bar!
Wednesday: July 22, 2009
- Sixteen of the worst cartoon theme songs of the eighties.
The Gummi Bears theme song was a particular hard melody to shake off.