The Long Now Foundation has been posting some great stuff on their blog lately. The latest is a look at orreries, clocks, and computers throughout history …and into the future.
Monday, May 1st, 2017
Monday, December 19th, 2016
A very very in-depth look at fluid typography in CSS using
Tuesday, October 25th, 2016
Here’s an interesting metric for measuring performance: take the overall page weight of a URL and divide it by the file size of the screenshot of that URL.
Tuesday, January 26th, 2016
A nifty tool from Brad to help calculate and allocate performance budgets. Click around and edit the numbers.
Thursday, October 15th, 2015
A handy little for calculating your performance budget based on how long you want your page to take to load on a particular connection.
Wednesday, December 14th, 2011
A brilliantly cool handmade iPhone case by Jane.
Tuesday, July 8th, 2008
A handy tool for calculating grid and gutter widths although you'll still have to some calculating to get the figures to work in percentages (assuming you're designing for the Web).
Friday, December 22nd, 2006
Calculate your Web Coolness, courtesy of Cameron. Of course he couldn't resist one more jibe at me in there.
Monday, August 29th, 2005
The fascinating story of an application built by ex-employees sneaking into Apple.