Monana county fair, near the Iowa/Nebraska border.
Saturday, July 31st, 2010
Thursday, July 29th, 2010
I'll be sitting in judgement on the entries to this neat competition which harks back to the good ol' days of 5k.org.
Soon the trilogy will be complete: a documentary on urban planning sounds like the perfect way for Gary Hustwit to follow up Helvetica and Objectified.
Tuesday, July 27th, 2010
A fascinating look at hypertext in illuminated manuscripts.
An excellent rebuttal by Steven Pinker to Nicholas Carr's usual trolling.
An all-in-one validator from the W3C: markup, CSS and feed validation.
Best. Robots.txt file. Ever.
Monday, July 26th, 2010
Yes! Yes! Yes! An excellent fisking of that ridiculous New York Times article that confused problems in the present with data longevity.
Dan Gilmore, reporting from a conference on digital preservation. I should pay attention to this
The website of the Yahoo accessibility team.
Sunday, July 25th, 2010
This article needs a great big "citation needed" slapped on it. Yes, people need to think about what they post on the web, but no, that stuff will not stay around "forever." If anything, the web suffers from the opposite problem: memory loss.
A great Fisking by Ben of (very silly, IMHO) morally panicked Guardian article on Foursquare.
Friday, July 23rd, 2010
By far the best use of an iPad I've seen.
Thursday, July 22nd, 2010
Frances takes issue with the hgroup element in HTML5.
Tuesday, July 20th, 2010
A one-day event in London in September on the topic of accessibility, with a focus on motor impairment.
Paul Ford sets the record straight on what editors do.
Monday, July 19th, 2010
A very handy looking API that turns file uploading (and conversion) into a service.
Cute wearable typography snobbery.
Saturday, July 17th, 2010
A response to Tom's "Either you've shipped or you haven't."
Tom says it like it is. Making A Thing generates empathy.
Thursday, July 15th, 2010
It's a small world after all.
Download Calexico live in Nuremburg, licensed under a Creative Commons attribution non-commercial share-alike license.
Dan has an idea for a possible application of the HTML5 mark element in navigation lists.
Jonathan Stark's book is available online, in HTML, for free.
Tuesday, July 13th, 2010
Aaron's lovely visualisation of Flickr's shapetiles.
Monday, July 12th, 2010
A cute little mashup: find out what you were listening to according to Last.fm when you were posting to Twitter.
Old photos placed on a map. Quite engrossing.
Saturday, July 10th, 2010
Well: this is an odd one: the entire duration of the trans-siberian railway on video and simultaneous map.
Friday, July 9th, 2010
A beautiful piece of musical mathematical poetry.
A nice look at some rules of thumb for combining typefaces.
Thursday, July 8th, 2010
A lovely bit of unboxing porn.
A website dedicated to the world-renowned trafficwomen of North Korea.
A timely reminder: don't hide information behind mouseover events.
Burnout is a bitch.
Tuesday, July 6th, 2010
A filter (for Mac and PC) to block violence, misogyny, superstition and other mainstays of religious content.
An excellent argument in favour of vendor prefixes in CSS, from Eric.
An entertaining missive from the future.
Designing for the apocalypse.
Sunday, July 4th, 2010
Basecamp is now chockful of hCards. Excellent!
Saturday, July 3rd, 2010
Live in Brighton? Like hardware hacking? Build Brighton needs your input.
Friday, July 2nd, 2010
Beautiful chemistry visualisations using canvas.
Thursday, July 1st, 2010
Brighton gets its own UX conference.
A rip-o...— I mean, another form inspired by Huffduffer.