In Defense of Readers, by Mandy Brown at A List Apart.
“[O]f late I’ve seen many a reader devour books on their iPhone
(including one who confessed to reading the entire Lord of the Rings
trilogy while scrolling with his thumb).”
Leaving Facebook, “I’ve recently realized that not only do I think
Facebook itself is trivial and stupid – but it’s starting to make me
think my friends who are on Facebook are also trivial and stupid.”
Non-Hierarchical Management, by Aaron Swartz.
Strophe is a library for writing XMPP clients. It is implemented in
The Golden Grid, a new CSS grid layout by the Emastic and Malo guy.
Diagramming the Obama Sentence, “My view is also that nobody’s above
the law, and, if there are clear instances of wrongdoing, that people
should be prosecuted just like any ordinary citizen, but that,
generally speaking, I’m more interested in looking forward than I am
in looking backwards.”
Where the wild things aren’t, “In 2002, disgraced former mayor Kwame
Kilpatrick closed the Belle Isle Children’s Zoo despite opposition
from the City Council, claiming the pressure of the city’s $75 million
Faust and the physicists
Last Night’s Cobra, I love the animations.
India to launch cow urine as soft drink, WJW.