A new impressionistic documentary about Space City.
Smashing Magazine has launched its lovely new design, but more importantly, it has launched its lovely new business model. Ads are gone. Patronage is in. This is a resource worth supporting.
45 years ago today.
Some good-lookin’ stats from a responsive redesign:
Total page views, a metric we were prepared to see go down with the redesign, are up by 27%. Unique visitors per week are up 14% on average and visits per week are up on average 23%.
The Ballardian beauty of a dying Baikonour.
There’s some good advice here about launching a new design without pissing off your users (too much).
So long, Juno. Call me when you get to Jupiter.
A great narrative by Peter Nixey detailing the ups and downs of launching a web app (Clickpass in this case).
Ning has relaunched as a roll-your-own-social-network service. I guess that leaves Yahoo Pipes unchallenged in the roll-your-own-mashup field.