Archive: April, 2007

LIFT Conference || Adam Greenfield (LIFT07) - Google Video

Adam Greenfield encapsulates his ideas from Everyware for the audience at the LIFT conference earlier this year.

sixtwothree.org » Ameriganzapalooza

Track Cindy and Jason on their trip across the country... mashup style.

110am. A Seasonal Design

Tom Watson's new site design changes stylesheets with the season. More of this kind of thing please, Web.

Marc Fisher - Lawyer's Price For Missing Pants: $65 Million - washingtonpost.com

I read this article right after I had been browsing The Onion. I was halfway through before I remembered that I wasn't reading The Onion anymore.

Matt Webb's Interconnected (it's all confused and beautiful.)

Now this is what I call a captcha. You want to know about my mother? I'll tell you about my mother.

HubbleSite - NewsCenter - The Carina Nebula: Star Birth in the Extreme (04/24/2007) - Release Images

Another stunning image from the Hubble telescope. This image is heart-stoppingly beautiful.

typography - a photoset on Flickr

A gorgeous 1923 specimen book from the American Type Foundry.

Newsvine - Newsvine Relaunches... Announcing Evergreen

Mike and the team have redesigned/realigned Newsvine with some nice customisation of the front page.

Panic - Coda - One-Window Web Development for Mac OS X

This looks like an interesting new piece of software from Panic. And the site's got some lovely JavaScript flourishes.

disambiguity - » Yes, you should be using personas

Great post by Leisa on the real reasons for using personas (they might not be the reasons you think).

Airbag Blog Advisory System - Because words sometimes hurt

Because if you use Tim O'Reilly's sherrif badge, the terrorists have already won.

Official Website to Help Save William Morris Gallery & Vestry House Museum, Walthamstow, Waltham Forest, London

The William Morris gallery is going to be shut down unless we can do something about it. Let's do something about it.

A Hack for Europe! (plasticbag.org)

Registration for Hack Day Europe (June 16th-17th) is open. Sign up now! This is going to be a lot of fun.

MOO | NoteCards - stand and deliver

They're here! New from Moo: NoteCards. Beauteous.

help.net : Invitation to AJAX Presentation - Dublin - The Clarence Hotel - May 8th

If you're in Dublin on the evening of the 8th of May, come 'round to Bono's hotel to hear me natter on about Ajax.

ELSEWARES // Independent Art & Design

An ingenious alarm clock that runs away if you don't turn it off quickly enough.

Google Developer Day

Google Developer Day will be taking place around the globe on May 31st, including a London event. I'll probably be in Copenhagen though.

Twitterverse

A new project from Idea Codes (Emily Chang and Max Kiesler): a tag cloud for Twitter.

Pearls Before Breakfast - washingtonpost.com

Joshua Bell goes busking in the Metro. This well-written article could have been disheartening but, as a former busker myself, I found it downright reassuring.

Twitter: Is Brevity The Next Big Thing? - Newsweek Steven Levy - MSNBC.com

A nicely succinct and surprisingly accurate article on Newsweek all about Twitter.

Wireless City (from The Argus)

Sounds like Brighton is ready to become one big WiFi hotspot.

lifestreamblog.com

There's now a blog dedicated to the Lifestream concept. It looks the idea (and the word I coined) has legs.

ThinkGeek :: The ThinkGeek 8-bit Tie

If I were to wear a tie, this would be the tie I would wear.

Flickr: Photos from I Saw You: Missed Connection Comics

An ongoing comic on Flickr where the subject matter comes from the "missed connections" posts on Craigslist.