It took me a while to “get” Twitter. In recent months due to my work load, I find myself reading blogs less, and more Twitter feeds. The live tweeting from #SXSW is a good example of how Twitter is the fastest way to get info out there. But I still prefer to read/write a well thought out blog when I have the time to.
Designing the Windows 7 Desktop Experience – Keynotes from Stephan Hoefnagels’s talk at MIX09, from Luke W’s blog. An interesting read.
Cufón, a sIFR alternative for font embedding – Cameron writes a very detailed article on this new image replacement technique. He also includes a demo test page.
Goodbye Google – Douglas Bowman leaves Google. This articles gives a good insight on the design culture within Google, and the challenges a designer faces.
Type Neu – is a typography site I just discovered. There can never be too many typography sites.
Design Bombs – Soh started a new CSS gallery site. Go check it out! Random Cool Stuff
Math Gems – The marth nerd in me really loves this.
Sumo Paint – This Flash based image editing tool is quite impressive. Check out the shapes and brushes!
Your gender, based on your browser history – I’m way too concerned about my gender after this test. 10 Creative Bathroom Ads – Some of these just freak me out. Like the one in Japan won’t bode well with me since I’m scare of height, and I’m claustrophobic.
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