November 30, 2012

This post is part of our Weekly Watercooler series.

4K news this week:

  • Our fearless leaders, Aaron Stanush and Todd Nienkerk, are currently shop talkin’ at the Shop Talk Conference in Palm Springs. We wish them an awesome trip! It looks the digs have quite an amazing view. We should have some great insights from the trip soon.

Links around the watercooler:

  • Today is Blue Beanie Day! A day to show support for web standards and accessibility. Did you wear your blue beanie today?
  • Google released a really cool HTML “pop up book” here. We loved this look and feel, and also found that Beercamp has a really cook pop-up book feel too. You can check out Beercamp’s site here.
  • Do you love Minecraft? We do! We’re excited to see this app that allows you to “paint” Minecraft creations in the real world for people to find. You can learn more about this awesome Augmented Reality app here.
  • Font Custom is an interesting command line utility to build custom webfonts from vector images. You can play with it here!
Cecy Correa is a core organizer for meetups in Austin like Refresh Austin and the local Girl Develop It chapter. She enjoys trivia pub quizzes, film festivals, and karaoke. She can be followed on Twitter @cecycorrea for the latest tech news and cutest cat photos.