Simon Willison’s Weblog


Thursday, 14th December 2006

Abusing Amazon images (via) Amazon have an amazingly flexible API for generating and modifying product images. # 7:38 pm

Google’s own cornershop. Google groups has an undocumented API for generating rounded corners. # 7:34 pm

XHTML is not going to replace HTML as the web’s official markup language because it turns out that resilience is more useful than brittleness.

Douglas Crockford # 5:40 pm

Real-World Passwords. Random passwords phished from MySpace are surprisingly decent. # 2:14 pm

Curse launches with Django platform. Handles 500k visits/hour! # 3:02 am