Just like Nick, John Willshire has put his slides together with the audio from his gobsmackingly good dConstruct presentation on metadesign.
Wednesday, September 16th, 2015
Tuesday, March 24th, 2015
Hot on the heels of Github’s pattern library, here’s Heroku’s.
Friday, July 13th, 2012
This in-depth map tale really works as a way of exploring Kerouac’s most famous work.
Tuesday, June 5th, 2012
History with a sprinkling of Photoshopped fiction.
Wednesday, December 22nd, 2010
Two lawyers attempt to answer the legal questions raised by the fictional conceits of superheroes. What is Superman’s immigration status? Who foots the bill when a hero damages property while fighting a villain? What happens legally when a character comes back from the dead?
Monday, January 26th, 2009
The text adventure version of Guitar Hero.
Saturday, August 30th, 2008
Monday, January 28th, 2008
Tiki Bar TV's Johnny Johnny saves a woman from being killed on the New York subway. This is incontrovertible proof that outlandish cocktails can make you superhuman. Seriously though... bravo, Johnny Johnny, bravo!
Saturday, April 29th, 2006
How to Be a Web Design Underwear Pervert
As noted by Cory Doctorow, Marvel and DC have filed for a joint trademark on the word “superhero”.
Meanwhile, over in Reykjavik, Andy Clarke has just finished a reprise performance of his hit presentation from South by SouthWest (where he shared the stage with Andy Budd). The presentation is entitled “How to Be a Web Design Superhero”.
Fortunately, Cory has a solution:
Here’s a proposal: from now on, let’s never use the term “super-hero” to describe a Marvel character. Let’s call them “underwear perverts” — as Warren Ellis is wont to — or vigilantes, or mutants.