I applied for a job recently, and as part of the application process they gave you the option to skip the whole interview process and just make something instead. I hate interviews, and have always believed that a business should hire based on skill, especially in industries where the whole job is based on that. I mean c'mon, anybody can lie their way through an interview, but you
It's finally done! A little while after I finished version 2 of my site I kept thinking to myself "man, it'd be nice to have that, or this, or that", and so on. So I've been taking notes of things that liked, or new features that I wanted to implement. During those couple of years I was applying band-aids to my all Flash site so that I could post different kinds of content.
I was watching an episode of Dr. Who, the one where the "Master" takes over the world, turns the Doctor into one of those Harry Potter servant lookin' dudes, and is flying around in a big sky ship. Well in the background there's this digital clock that's always counting away. And I noticed that instead of just blinking to the next number, it appeared to flip, like an old analog clock.
So this is one of those projects that started before it's time, about three years before it's time to be specific. The original app used some screen caps I took of the Portland area from Google. Then I found the general X and Y equivalents to what the locations latitude and longitude would be on the fake map.