Linking your own subdomain with Amazon S3

After I learned how to use PHP to move files to S3. I was looking for a way to do this in a transparant way, so you’ll still be able to use your own domain name when storing your files on S3. Twitter uses S3 for storing its user avatars, try loading the timeline and… Continue reading Linking your own subdomain with Amazon S3

Simple Location Based Service idea

I’m an avid public transportation user: train, bus, tube, … The only thing I hate is waiting too long for a train to come, or missing a train because you were seconds late. This could be solved by a simple location based service. (I’m not completely sure, but I think both Mobistar and Proximus are… Continue reading Simple Location Based Service idea

Google maps embeddable

Thanks to the native interoperability between google maps and flickr. I can now embed maps with recent geotagged flickr photos on it. Sweet huh! Making mashups has become easy… Photos from Leuven: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=http:%2F%2Fapi.flickr.com%2Fservices%2Ffeeds%2Fgeo%2F%3Ftags%3Dleuven%26lang%3Den-us%26format%3Drss_200&ie=UTF8&ll=50.88611,4.701944&spn=0.003333,0.014444&om=1&output=embed&s=AARTsJpVdydZMX3HgldifeNFqSrOVkvMSwView Larger Map Photos from Brussels: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=http:%2F%2Fapi.flickr.com%2Fservices%2Ffeeds%2Fgeo%2F%3Ftags%3Dbrussels%26lang%3Den-us%26format%3Drss_200&ie=UTF8&om=1&ll=50.83495,4.342354&spn=0.032981,0.081694&output=embed&s=AARTsJrCZhBe_qjw9BJhGz9JqbBcYN5UfAView Larger Map Photos from Gent: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=http:%2F%2Fapi.flickr.com%2Fservices%2Ffeeds%2Fgeo%2F%3Ftags%3Dghent%26lang%3Den-us%26format%3Drss_200&ie=UTF8&ll=51.053163,3.724466&spn=0.009995,0.009581&om=1&output=embed&s=AARTsJpQTTpG5VdkhnykSa9yMs3HvfkGQAView Larger Map Or even my personal geotagged photo map: http://maps.google.com/maps?f=q&hl=en&geocode=&q=http:%2F%2Fapi.flickr.com%2Fservices%2Ffeeds%2Fgeo%2F%3Fid%3D95967205%40N00%26lang%3Den-us%26format%3Drss_200&ie=UTF8&om=1&ll=12.706561,52.744953&spn=76.781499,95.496476&output=embed&s=AARTsJrJcdnSg6zoOfzz2X16VjnQYNCOrwView… Continue reading Google maps embeddable

Soutenu sur le web

Would you rather read this site en Français, 中国 or auf Deutsch? Not a problem. Apparently Google also translates complete webpages. All links on the page point to translated pages too. So you can just go on and keep on surfing sites that were made in another language. A service like this could prove to… Continue reading Soutenu sur le web