When you use Popcorn Maker [popcorn.webmaker.org/], you get a suite of events
that let you do some really fun things with video and audio on the web. We've
got a plugin that lets you type in some text and place it wherever you desire.
There's a plugin that…
Back in July of 2012 I created a Node.js app that made custom builds of
Popcorn-js [https://chrisdecairos.ca/upgrading-popcorns-build-tool.html]. This app was
called the Popcorn Dynamic Build Tool, and was a great proof of concept. Since
then I haven't had a chance to hack on it and…
On Friday of last week I found myself hacking on a peculiar bug
that I stumbled upon in Popcorn.js. The particulars of that bug aren't very
important, the only important thing to mention right now is that it was a bug…
Another year has come and gone, seemingly in the blink of an eye. For me, it's
been one to remember.
2012 was a year of great learning for me. My position at CDOT
[http://zenit.senecac.on.ca/wiki/index.php/Main_Page] has given me more than
Last week I wrote about my addition of a PDF.js plugin to Popcorn Maker
[https://chrisdecairos.ca/pdf-js-and-popcorn-maker.html]. I took some time today to hack on
it some more and I figured it was worthwhile to outline what I have accomplished
I had pretty much gotten…
In the weeks after MozFest [http://mozillafestival.org/blog/], the Popcorn team
has been focusing on fixing up as many crash bugs ( crash = app breaking script
errors ) as we can. In the down time between bugs we were given some free time
to work on experimental features.
One feature that…