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Responsive web design turns ten. — Ethan Marcotte

2010 was quite a year:

And exactly three weeks after Jeremy Keith’s HTML5 For Web Designers was first published, “Responsive Web Design” went live in A List Apart.

Nothing’s been quite the same since.

I remember being at that An Event Apart in Seattle where Ethan first unveiled the phrase and marvelling at how well everything just clicked into place, perfectly capturing the zeitgeist. I was in. 100%.

The Decade in Cheer - Reasons to be Cheerful

Since 2010

  • The developed world used less water, despite population growth
  • The (whole) world became less transphobic than it once was
  • The ozone layer started healing
  • Investment in green energy far, far exceeded investment in fossil fuels
  • The world got greener
  • Homicide rates fell worldwide
  • Weather forecasting became a lot more accurate
  • The number of people without electricity fell below one billion
  • Universal health care went from privileged ideal to global ambition

YouTube - Filmography 2010

A montage of this year’s films.

Filmography 2010

The Story Behind a Wikipedia Entry - NYTimes.com

James Bridle's dConstruct artefact is in the New York Times.

My Faith in Nerds: Stronger Than Any Gelatinous Cube | 43 Folders

I'm very touched by this description of dConstruct from Merlin. We were incredibly lucky to have him come and speak. He the man.

My experience of dConstruct 2010 - abitgone+

A really, really, REALLY good round-up of this year's dConstruct. No doubt about it: it was the best yet.

Simon Collison | Colly | Journal | dConstruct workshop

Colly shows the results of his dConstruct workshop: great stuff!

Did you have a nice day? - Made by Rattle

A beautiful SVG visualisation (with source code) of the Rattle team's experience of dConstruct 2010.

Web science a new frontier - Find Events - The Royal Society

This looks like being a thoroughly excellent event at The Royal Society, featuring Tim Berners-Lee and Albert-Laszlo Barabasi.

Science Online London 2010 - Home

It's a shame that this clashes with dConstruct — it looks like a great event.

Accessibility London Unconference

A one-day event in London in September on the topic of accessibility, with a focus on motor impairment.

UX Brighton 2010

Brighton gets its own UX conference.

An Event Apart News Archive

I'll be delivering half of A Day Apart in Washington DC in September — the HTML5 half. So... there's that.

Digital Death Day

This is my kind of event. Where does your data go when you die?

Front-End Design Conference - July 23, 2010

This web conference in July in St. Petersburg, Florida looks great — the line-up is excellent and tickets cost just $99. Bargain!

SXSW Design Workshop - Friday, March 12, 2010 from 2-6pm

Three back-to-back talks on web design at South by Southwest.