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Kartika Angkawijaya

A blogger, an Apple fan, a photography enthusiast, a movie lover, a web developer

Lessons about Personal Strengths from Cal Ripken, Jr. Baseball legend Cal Ripken, Jr., spoke last week-end at the Glazer-Kennedy InfoSummit in Baltimore.

Lessons about Personal Strengths from Cal Ripken, Jr.

What an amazing life story he shared! I was lucky enough to get this photo with him after his talk. Cal’s 21-year career with the Baltimore Orioles included playing 2,632 consecutive games. That’s nearly 17 straight years without missing a game. An astonishing feat. What kind of person does it take to achieve that kind of record? Many rookies asked Cal that same question in his later years. Cal covered these eight traits in his presentation to our group and illustrated them with fascinating stories from his career.

Be consistent. Build physical and mental strength. Cal’s talk resonated with me at a deep level because the traits he described are exactly the kinds of personal strengths we’re helping people develop with our new online self-development service, ProStar Coach. How to Build a Successful Blog: Must Have Resources. Someone pisses you off? Everyday in our lives, we met different people with different characters, starting with our own family member.

Someone pisses you off?

You may have some disagreements even with your mom or dad, or there are some things you don’t like from your siblings, or they simply piss you off. Oh well, they are all there. So.. What are we going to do now? It’s all back to our attitude. First, it’s a reminder for ourselves, don’t treat people the way we don’t want to be treated, that it’s not pleasant to be treated like that. Secondly, they are the examples of what we don’t want to become. CSS Lint.

Apple continues to blur the line between pro and consumer — Apple News, Tips and Reviews. Final Cut Pro X arrived in the App Store today , and though it’s one of the most expensive apps at $299.99, it’s also topping the Paid and Grossing app charts right now. That’s because it’s a relative bargain compared to Final Cut Pro 7, which was only available as part of the $999.99 Final Cut Studio suite. That kind of price drop will not only help encourage pro customers to upgrade, but it should also convince some pro-sumer customers to step up to the big leagues.

This is only the most recent example of Apple bringing significant price cuts to once expensive software. Mac OS X 10.0 cost $129.99, for example, while even a family pack of Snow Leopard was priced at only $49, and a single user license was just $29. Lion, which is said to be coming in July, will cost $29 for a copy that can be used on multiple Macs associated with your Apple ID.

But pricing isn’t the only difference. . $300 is still a lot of money for a consumer to spend on a single application, don’t get me wrong.

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Help. HTML5 fundamentals, Part 3: The power of HTML5 APIs. So, what is an API?

HTML5 fundamentals, Part 3: The power of HTML5 APIs

An application programming interface is a collection of programming instructions and standards for accessing a software application. With an API, you can design products powered by the service the API provides. HTML5 has several new APIs. For example: A 2D drawing API used with the new canvas element for rendering graphs or other visual images An API caching mechanism that supports offline web applicationsAn API for playing video and audio used with the new video and audio elements A history API that makes the browsing history accessible and allows pages to add to it A drag-and-drop API to use with the draggable attribute An editing API to use with the contenteditable attribute Client-side storage with JavaScript APIs for key-value pairs and also embedded SQL databases This article concentrates on two APIs: Geolocation and Web Worker.

Back to top Business is everywhere: Geolocation You use the Geolocation API to determine and share geographical positions. Figure 1. <!