links for 2009-03-30

Introducing JSON Template (tags: web JSON javascript library templates python) What was the first website to hide troll's activity to everyone but the troll himself? | Ask Metafilter (tags: community history internet Discussion) H.P. Lowers Bar for Printing Glossy Color Magazines (tags: magazine publishing printing) This is what’s wrong with ebooks "My point is, […]

links for 2009-03-28

It's time to kill the idea that newspapers are essential for democracy. "They actually work to keep reality from us, whether it's the truth of money in politics, the social costs of 'free trade,' growing inequality, the resegregation of our public schools, or the devastating onward march of environmental deregulation." … "What Jefferson was applauding […]

links for 2009-03-27

Achron – Time Travel is Coming Achron is the world's first meta-time strategy game, a real-time strategy game where players and units can jump to and play at different times simultaneously and independently. (tags: design game Strategy rts) Monopoly Killer: Perfect German Board Game Redefines Genre (tags: design culture German games entertainment boardgames catan review) […]

links for 2009-03-26

Taboo Topics in SF/F Literature Times change, and taboos change with them. What sort of taboos exist nowadays in the world of publishing? Q: Once upon a time, sf/f was full of taboos: no swearing, no sex, etc. We're thankfully past those days, but are there any taboos still remaining or new ones that have […]

links for 2009-03-24

Wabi-sabi (tags: culture Zen Japan WabiSabi design beauty) Firefox New Tab Page: Cognitive Shield (tags: design ux psychology visualization mozilla firefox plugin ui)

links for 2009-03-23

8 Javascript solutions to common CSS problems (tags: jquery javascript list IE hacks web browser) A Puzzle for Battlestar Galactica Freaks (comic crossword) (tags: bsg) Modern Sitemap and Footer (tags: sitemap footer expansivefooter layout design list) How to Develop Film Using Coffee and Vitamin C! Srsly! (tags: Photography DIY)

links for 2009-03-20

Listening to Boredom Abstract: Boredom is a natural condition of modern life that plagues rich and poor alike. Even unusually gifted individuals who create lucrative innovations must endure boredom. Advice for new college graduates on how to survive tedium is presented. (tags: advice productivity interesting psychology boredom) Design elements and principles (tags: design art education […]

links for 2009-03-19

Photovisi – Create a wallpaper collage and more from your photos! (tags: design photography free flickr generator wallpaper creativity collage) Creative Docs .NET – Get Creative! Creative Docs .NET is a vector-based graphic design tool with support for rich text, ideal to quickly write short documents, manuals, posters, illustrations, schemas, plans, flow charts, and much […]