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★ CSSConf is coming to Australia! 

http://2014.cssconf.com.au
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I'm not going to be able to make it to JSConfUS this time around.
Who is interested in taking the ticket off my hands? 

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Ticket is transferred. Enjoy folks! 
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I built a sublime text plugin that integrates with Twitter's bower tool & then made a screencast to show you why bower is rad, and my plugin in use.

http://germanforblack.com/post/46734908388/i-built-a-plugin-for-sublime-text-that-integrates
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I hold my phone with hand X, then tap with hand Y
http://germanforblack.com/post/39814923293/phone-in-hand
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So do I. My partner types much faster than I do while holding and typing with the same hand, it still amazes me.
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An article I wrote one night on my iPad. (using iA writer +Oliver Reichenstein), hopefully you can relate to it, but maybe self-analyse your situation a little bit more too.
http://germanforblack.com/articles/stress-and-creation
We trade a lot more than just time to practice our craft. I was recently having one of those “life, the universe and everything” conversations with a close industry (web) friend. Mid-conversation I dr...
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You know, I've written the last few articles I've posted with writer.
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Over the last couple of weeks I've been working on Gallery CSS
http://benschwarz.github.io/gallery-css

Its a gallery carousel, which isn't something that you might consider super cool, but this time around it requires no script at all. 

As part of releasing it as open source, I also recorded a 40 minute screencast ($12, found at the bottom of the page), it'll take you through all the interesting stuff that I learned / went through while building it. So, if you're interested in learning, then grab yourself a copy! 
Include gallery.css & gallery.theme.css . Mark up your gallery ...
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Some (somewhat incomplete) thoughts / discussion around "webkit monoculture"

http://germanforblack.com/post/43978215281/on-webkit-monoculture
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The workflow that I've been applying for design / new features and ideas. 

http://germanforblack.com/post/41822392266/github-workflow
Last week I sat down next to @lstoll (a githubber), I showed him through some Github ‘issues’ and ‘pull requests’ that I’ve been working through on my current projects. The basic run down of my...
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Nice tip - will have to give it a try.
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☞ I'm right handed, I hold phone in my left hand when tapping on the screen. 

How about you? 
http://benschwarz.wufoo.com/forms/phone-in-hand/
Wufoo is a web form builder that helps anyone create beautiful forms, surveys and invitations without writing a single line of code.
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You do rule!
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I'm giving a HTML5 workshop titled "Practical HTML5" in Melbourne in two weeks.
Make sure you grab a ticket, numbers are limited.

http://www.theint.ro/products/html5
HTML5 introduces many new concepts and technologies that makes keeping up more difficult than ever. Take this workshop, get up to where you need to be.
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