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From Richard Hirsch <>
Subject Re: User profile thumbnails
Date Fri, 02 Oct 2009 21:12:53 GMT
I like this idea - have you dug into the lift features - maybe there
is something there that we can use.


On Fri, Oct 2, 2009 at 9:47 PM, Dave Briccetti <> wrote:
> Twitter seems to have a good approach for providing large- and
> thumbnail-size user images. When users register, Twitter takes the provided
> photo, scales it to create the thumbnail, and then stores both images at two
> different URLs. They make one of the URLs available via the API, and the
> second one’s name can be derived from the first. So when clients want to
> show a group of uniformly-scaled thumbnails, it’s very easy.
> Might we want to use a similar approach?

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