Veer: Ideas: Etched In Stone
The unstoppable rise of Trajan.
The unstoppable rise of Trajan.
Podcasting has an anthem.
Download the PDF of the slides and play around with the demo from Tim Lucas' recent presentation.
A nice homage to Cindy Sherman.
Ajax in The Guardian.
The BBC talk to the hacker/conspiracy theorist awaiting extradition to the US. He's a bit of a loony but he's harmless.
If Holbein had been a street artist, the results might have looked something like this.
Suck it up, ya fixed width losers: your favourite escape clause has just been deflated. "Twenty college-age students read news articles displayed in 35, 55, 75, or 95 characters per line (cpl) from a computer monitor. Results showed that passages formatte
Own a mile of Ben Saunders' trip to the South Pole.
Mike has a really nice stopgap technique for improving your site on mobile devices.
A wonderful commemeration of the first Apollo landing, courtesy of Google. Be sure to zoom all the way in.
Viral marketing gone so, so wrong. Thanks Cindy.
This is a beautiful blog.
Yet another Ajax implementation, but this one is making some bold claims regarding accesibility. I must investigate further.
A nice use of CSS.
"On a police stake-out, the action will only ever take place when food is being consumed and scalding hot coffees are perched precariously on the dashboard..."
You'd think someone in the architect's office would have spotted this.
Why look to Mars for anthropomorphised geographical features when we've got them right here on Earth?
So long and thanks for all the puppies.
This is deep, deep, deep within the uncanny valley. *shudder*
A nice introduction the XMLHttpRequest object by Cameron Adams.
This is cool and frightening in equal measures. Eric uses the Google API to demonstrate the effect of nuclear detonations on American cities.
The fascinating anonymous blog of an English magistrate (Justice of the Peace).
Weep not, Ethan! SVG lives... possibly in Safari and Dashboard.
This is for real. The text of a bill being proposed in Idaho to commend Napoleon Dynamite "for showcasing the positive aspects of Idaho's youth, rural culture, education system, athletics, economic prosperity and diversity."
Scroll down to the end - Apple are offering a command line tool for adding chapters to podcasts. You can also add images which will show up in the artwork window of iTunes.
A fantastic online music store from the Smithsonian. You can download MP3s and liner notes.
BBC coverage of the bomb blasts in London
A photo pool of pictures relating to the bomb blasts in London today.
The Guardian blog is keeping a running update on events in London.
A Wikipedia entry on today's bombings is proving to be a valuable resource.
An excellent alternative to the inline cruft so common in most Ajax applications.
Amazing news! George Bush says, "Let's get rid of all subsidies together. Let's join hands as wealthy industrialised nations and say to the world, we're going to get rid of all our subsidies together."
Kick All Agricultural Subsidies. Here's a blog I can really get behind.
Mark is beginning a new five part series similar to his one on typography. If you haven't done so yet, subscribe to his RSS feed.
It's funny because it's true.
He described the atmosphere on the world wide web as a free-for-all that was “close to that of unpoliced conversation.” Um... I have to admit that I've never had a policed conversation, online or off.