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Pleased to say I will soon be joining Mozilla to work with the Web Productions team. Exciting times!
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WHOA!!! that's huge! mozilla is lucky to have you sir.
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Updated Notify.js to support for Firefox (nightlies) using the un-prefixed W3C syntax.
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iPad app I played a (small) part in making is out today: The Final Hours of Tomb Raider.

Specifically, I built the section where you can mix your own game sound track - all built using the Web Audio API!

You can get the app here: http://www.appstore.com/thefinalhoursoftombraider
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Chrome Beta for Android now has WebGL just some taps away!
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Just added my Web Audio synth toy to the Chrome Web Store :)
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Great, thanks!
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Just created Visibility.js - a cross-browser plugin for using the Page Visibility API
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Ah, nice! Will take a look thanks. I've had this knocking round in a personal project for a while now, but only just got round to releasing it as a component :)
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Just created Notify.js, a handy wrapper for the Web Notifications API 
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Thought I would post this here if of interest to anyone starting out with Web Audio - I just published a small synth toy to the Chrome Web Store (just a small app I made for fun).

Source code is all here: https://github.com/alexgibson/wavepad
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This is a nice toy but the sound is a bit clicky? Also, if I click and drag outside of the synth pad, cursor does not "release" itself but instead keeps playing (perhaps this is by design).
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The Lions Mane Jellyfish is the largest jellyfish in the world. They have been swimming in arctic waters since before the dinosaurs (over 650 million years ago) and are among some of the oldest surviving species in the world. The largest can come in at about 6 meters and has tentacles over 50 meters long.
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I'm a front end web developer living in Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom. I work for Mozilla.
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    BSc (hons) Computing for Industry 2:1
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