Link archive: April 7th, 2011

2011/03 Mike Monteiro | F*ck You. Pay Me. on Vimeo

A great presentation on contracts and payment by Mike Monteiro …and his lawyer.

Qwery - The Tiny Selector Engine

A handy little JavaScript selector—IDs, classes and attribute selectors are supported—for those situations when all of jQuery or Sizzle would be overkill.

WhatFont Bookmarklet « Chengyin Liu

A handy bookmarklet that allows you to examine any piece of text on a website to determine what font it is set in.

A BRIEF HISTORY OF THE FUTURE on Vimeo

Just imagine the world we would be living in if it weren’t for the warnings given to us by these film-makers.

The Cicada Principle and Why It Matters to Web Designers » HTML & CSS, Layout » Design Festival

A lovely bit of experimentation with prime numbers and multiple background images.

How To Steal Like An Artist (And 9 Other Things Nobody Told Me) - Austin Kleon

Present day Austin Kleon gives ten pieces of advices to past Austin Kleon.