Face detection using jQuery

Face detection is a common feature in most digital cameras today; the white or red square that pops around someones face when we are focusing the camera on that person. Face detection algorithms enables the software to pinpoint the locations and sizes of human faces in digital images, whatever the surrounding objects may be.
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Easily embed a GitHub repo onto your site

Repo.js is a jQuery plugin that enables you to embed GitHub repositories into any webpage. It works by reading the repository information from GitHub and dynamically building a DOM tree of the directories. The complete hierarchical structure is downloaded in a single go and saved as a DOM structure, making it extremely fast. However file source for each one is retrieved only when clicked. A simple example for the twitter bootstrap repo is shown below.
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Creating website tours using jQuery

One of the important tasks when creating a new site for clients is to create a written site documentation or a site tour video. The first part is a little tedious and sometimes confusing for the client or user and video requires some desktop software. Tympanus.net provide a nice jQuery tool to create site tours using JavaScript and css.

One of the main advantages of this approach is that you do not have to create a separate documentation or video tour for the site, but can integrate the tour right into the application and activate it as and when required through JavaScript.
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