I'm loving the typography on this blog.
Thursday, February 21st, 2008
The guys from Viddler have put together a little site dedicated to video coverage from South by Southwest.
I missed this last year but it looks like a good event. I must remember to leave some room in my calendar for this "informal, low cost one-day conference on technology, society and low-carbon living."
Brian has written an excellent article that not only explains how to write XFN but also how to parse it.
A great 1994 newsgroup posting by Iain M Banks that gives us a peek behind the scenes of the Culture: fascinating and fun.
Wednesday, February 20th, 2008
Coworking is on the radar of mainstream media. This article even includes a mention of Brighton & Hove's very own The Werks.
Saturday, February 16th, 2008
The title of "most bizarre IE quirk" is hotly contested, given just how many of them there are. But John has found a real humdinger here.
Matt Jones speaks about "Designing for SpaceTime, Building in No Time."
Friday, February 15th, 2008
Really; it's not that difficult.
Hey, it's Elsa!
Barack Obama bookmarked your website.
Thursday, February 14th, 2008
An interview with Relly who, in case you didn't know, is a kick-ass copy writer.
A handy cheat sheet of jQuery methods to print out and keep on hand.
Yahoo Design has been shut down. I understand the need for belt-tightening but firing your smartest most innovative people isn't going to help.
Wednesday, February 13th, 2008
Garrett's bug tracking software is one step closer to completion.
I really need to get 'round to reading this.
Tuesday, February 12th, 2008
The Highland Fling returns for its second year. This was good fun last time 'round. It's a cheap and cheerful one-day conference. This year's theme is "The Browser and Beyond."
Bowling is back. Skip the web awards ceremony at South by Southwest (it inevitably blows) and come hang with the geeks attempting to participate in a sporting event. It's bound to be fun.
Monday, February 11th, 2008
An account of an anti-scientology protest in London that used memes as weapons: rickrolling, "the cake is a lie", you name it... and all while wearing V masks. In short, teh awesum.
Tax-deductable Friday cake? The cake is a lie.
Sunday, February 10th, 2008
Steve Faulkner gives a rundown of the current state of play between screen readers and Ajax.
The latest website from Derek Powazek allows artists and businesses to hook up. Nicely done.
Friday, February 8th, 2008
I saw Niall explain this at the Social Graph Foo Camp. It's crazy stuff that could be used for good or for evil.
You can now order a poster of the beautiful Dopplr visualisation of where we are travelling.
Thursday, February 7th, 2008
You'll probably want to visit this page in anything other than Internet Explorer.
Some good advice on preparing presentations.
Fiendishly frustrating Flash fun.
The Economist style guide: the "dos and don'ts" section is particularly useful.
Good typography + stylish grid + liquid layout = WIN!
Wednesday, February 6th, 2008
A site devoted to cataloging good website typography.
Saturday, February 2nd, 2008
This looks like so much fun: spudpress.
Friday, February 1st, 2008
Live in the Washington DC area? Be sure to make it along to this on February 29th.
This is great news! Brad Fitzpatrick and Kevin Marks have built a new Google API that will spider XFN links.