February 2008 Archives
February 28, 2008
The realization that l33tspeak could be applied to hex values in Photoshop led to a few minutes of frivolity. Why didn't I think of this?
Screenshots of retro games coupled with poignant statements as art. Classic, if for nothing else but the nintendo screenshots.
February 27, 2008
An explanation of Silverback's slick website trick they've pulled off.
February 22, 2008
Selected World War I Draft Registration Cards: Famous, Infamous, and Interesting People. Really slick historical glimpse.
Pretty fun stuff. Can't believe people have this kind of time, but if it's something you enjoy, you'll make time for it.
February 21, 2008
CSS Type Set is a hands-on typography tool allowing designers and developers to interactively test and learn how to style their web content. Interesting CSS toy. Would have been handier back in the early days of my trials.
Phun is a playground for the creative mind where machines and toys can be easily created. Phun certainly looks fun. I doubt I'll make the time to play around with it like the people in the sample videos. Neat idea.
Might just want to play with this slick .htaccess editor to make my life a bit easier.
Mark Boulton is a designer based in Cardiff, UK. Specialising in usable, functional and elegant design acquired through rigorous problem solving. Probably interesting to read and get the non-UK specific info from it.
February 18, 2008
Great research on the development of car logos. Very interesting.
February 13, 2008
Wonder if I could vectorize some of these things and utilize them where appropriate. Don't think it'd be too hard.
February 11, 2008
Your own handwriting on your computer! I'm sold.
February 6, 2008
A collection of bookmarks found in used books. I love these. I generally use whatever I find nearby as a bookmark. One of my personal favorites is the receipt from a turkey I bought for Thanksgiving a couple years ago. Still using it.