Goodness! I've been nominated for best web development weblog in Nikolai's
2003 weblog awards
, also known as the bloggies. Anybody that votes for glish.com over any of the other nominees should be shot. I mean jeesh I can think of like 10 web development weblogs better than mine that aren't even on that list.
» Good Old Adventures
is the latest multi-user DHTML chat app from Q42
, mind boggling as usual.
The PPK has updated his "W3C - DOM Compatibility Tables", both Core
. Useful stuff, if you go in for that HTML stuff.
Though I tend to think that APIs which are kept trim and directed are a boon, I do relate to the sentiments expressed in the article you can read by clicking the words "APIs Considered Harmful
" which precede the words "which precede the words".
» There Are No Words (Yet): The Desperately Incomplete Language of Gaming
calls for the development of a new "critical vocabulary" for talking about games.
» Talk Like a Gamer
, a rundown on game terminology and slang, is worth a read. It's by Greg Costikyan
, whose site I found via ludology