Cross domain AJAX request

Cross domain AJAX call strikes fear to any front-end developer who had the misfortune of having had to do it. There are no shortage of discussion concerning cross domain AJAX. http://stackoverflow.com/questions/5750696/how-to-get-a-cross-origin-resource-sharing-cors-post-request-working http://stackoverflow.com/questions/10636611/how-does-access-control-allow-origin-header-work This guy goes through all this trouble to…..

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I Seoul U

I cam across this article ‘I.Seoul.U’ – the Confusing New Slogan for Seoul, South Korea and I not only found the new slogan confusing, but felt quite embarrassed. (My parents are from Korea and naturally, I don’t like Korea being…..

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You can use Disqus on AMP page now

Disqus has announced that it is now compatible with AMP pages. https://help.disqus.com/customer/en/portal/articles/2405826-disqus-for-google-s-amp There is no official plugin for AMP page installation so Disqus for AMP loses some functionalities official Disqus plugin offers. However, this is understandable as AMP severely limits…..

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I told you Google is Skynet!!

Google DeepMind (creator of AlphaGo) just announced its WaveNet project. WaveNet uses DeepMind’s AI capabilities to create text-to-speech program that emulates almost indistinguishable speech. WaveNet, as I understand, generates voices by sampling real human speech and directly modeling audio waveforms…..

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Developers Beware

Not happy with song selections offered by Soundcloud, I recently began investigating into Spotify Web API. https://developer.spotify.com/web-api/ I am so glad that I did not invest any time before realizing that Spotify Web API does not allow full length streaming…..

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How to use system font

I’ve noticed that WordPress 4.6, which was release yesterday, uses system font. To clarify, “system font” isn’t really a font but the font which your OS uses. For example, if you are on Windows 10 or 7, your system font…..

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