Generative AI: What You Need To Know is a free resource that will help you develop an AI-bullshit detector.
Wednesday, May 24th, 2023
Wednesday, August 3rd, 2022
Thursday, September 24th, 2020
But you can also contribute to it …by looking ahead to the next fifteen years:
Let’s imagine it’s 2035…
How do you hope the practice of design will have changed for the better?
Fill out an online postcard with your hopes for the future.
Wednesday, September 23rd, 2020
This is a handy tool if you’re messing around with Twitter cards and other metacrap.
Tuesday, September 4th, 2018
I’m going through a pattern library right now, and this rings true:
I’m of the opinion that all cards in a Card UI are destined to become baby webpages. Just like modals. Baby hero units with baby titles and baby body text and baby dropdown menu of actions and baby call to action bars, etc.
In some ways this outcome is the opposite of what you were intending. You wanted a Card UI where everything was simple and uniform, but what you end up with is a CSS gallery website filled with baby websites.
Thursday, August 2nd, 2018
A handy bunch of checklists from Dave for creating accessible components. Each component gets a card that lists the expectations for interaction.
Wednesday, May 23rd, 2018
A useful set of questions to ask on any project, shuffled and dealt to you.
They’ll not only help you foresee unintended consequences—they can also reveal opportunities for positive change.
All of the content in images. Not a single image has alternative text. If only they had asked themselves:
When you picture your user base, who is excluded? If they used your product, what would their experience be like?
Wednesday, March 22nd, 2017
Tuesday, January 31st, 2017
The ‘Credit Card Number’ Field Must Allow and Auto-Format Spaces (80% Don’t) - Articles - Baymard Institute
A deep dive into formatting credit card numbers with spaces in online forms.
Sunday, October 23rd, 2016
Dave’s Kickstarter project looks like it could be very handy on Fridays a beer o’clock in the Clearleft office.
Friday, December 18th, 2015
This is a really lovely project by Dan and Nat—Christmas cards featuring the fleeting invisible constellations formed by the mesh of GPS satellites within which our planet lies.
Wednesday, December 9th, 2015
Kate has been hand-making Christmas cards for seventeen years.
2013’s Gizmo Stardust remains my favourite.
Tuesday, January 27th, 2015
This Eno-esque deck of cards by Scott could prove very useful for a lot of Clearleft projects.
Wednesday, January 7th, 2015
Dan has started writing up what he did on his Summer hols …on a container ship travelling to China.
It is, of course, in the form of an email newsletter because that’s what all the cool kids are doing these days.
Saturday, March 17th, 2012
A twitter for the Long Now from Russell Davies. You can submit an answer to the question “What are you doing, you know, more generally?” to:
Dawdlr, c/o RIG, 32-38 Scrutton Street, London, EC2A 4RQ
Tuesday, February 21st, 2012
Moo and Lanyrd sitting in a tree, helping promote my SXSW panel. Excellent!
Wednesday, October 26th, 2011
Richard would like your help. Take a few minutes to run through a card-sorting exercise to help classify fonts in a more meaningful way.
Thursday, February 10th, 2011
For once, I’m happy to see data being destroyed.
Wednesday, February 10th, 2010
The wonderful world of audio pressed onto postcards: a Polish tradition.
Wednesday, July 15th, 2009
Cute aliens invading vintage postcards of Switzerland.