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Elements of Typo. Style for the Web

8/12/2005 @ 17:57 UTC

Cameron Moll : Elements of Typo. Style for the Web - The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web. Let the digging and deliciousing begin!

jimray : The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web - - A practical guide to web typography

Paul Hammond : The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web - a practical guide to web typography - A practical guide to web typography

Philippe Janvier : A practical guide to web typography - "The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web". Work in progress. [via#

Douglas Bowman : Elements of Typographic Style (Applied to the Web) - Richard Rutter kicks off a modern web-centric look at Robert Bringhurst’s "The Elements of Typographic Style".

Jon Hicks : The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web - a practical guide to web typography - Go fill that gaping hole Rich!! There was such a need for this.

factoryjoe : The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web - a practical guide to web typography - An excellent guide to type online. Tags: robert bringhurst, typography, type, design, web design

Try Ruby

29/11/2005 @ 03:01 UTC

Andy Baio : Try Ruby - play around with the Ruby language in your web browser  [via]

Wayne Burkett : try ruby! (in your browser) - This is a brilliant intro. I've slacked on the Ruby front :( #

Rod Begbie : try ruby! (in your browser) - This is an incredibly cool tutorial, and a way of playing with Ruby without downloading a danged thing. [via#

cobra libre : try ruby! (in your browser) - sadly, you hate toast poetry #

kayodeok : try ruby! (in your browser) - Got 15 minutes? Give Ruby a shot right now!

Simon Willison : try ruby! (in your browser) - An Ajax interactive Ruby prompt from Why the lucky stiff.

Philippe Janvier : Try ruby ! (in your browser) - Un petit tutoriel pour essayer Ruby dans un navigateur. [via#

Jeremy Zawodny : try ruby! (in your browser) - try ruby! (in your browser): wacky! the browser is the new xterm

factoryjoe : try ruby! (in your browser) - A sweet way to try Ruby in your browser! Tags: ruby, rails

GIT: SCM

9/11/2005 @ 16:56 UTC

Nelson Minar : GIT: SCM - The new source code control hack used in the Linux kernel

factoryjoe : Git - Fast Version Control System - Git is a popular version control system designed to handle very large projects with speed and efficiency; it is used mainly for various open source projects, most notably the Linux kernel. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give

Producing Open Source Software

2/11/2005 @ 20:55 UTC

Rod Begbie : Producing Open Source Software - Free ebook on the hows and wherefores of running an open source project, from someone who's been round the block a couple of times. [via#

factoryjoe : Producing Open Source Software - Producing Open Source Software is a book about the human side of open source development. It describes how successful projects operate, the expectations of users and developers, and the culture of free software. It is available in bookst

A visual exploration on mapping complex networks

15/10/2005 @ 02:55 UTC

joshua : A visual exploration on mapping complex networks

Milo Vermeulen : visualcomplexity.com - a visual exploration on mapping complex networks [via]

jkottke : Visualcomplexity.com is a great site if you want to see photos of lots of boxes and circles connected to each other with lines. - Visualcomplexity.com is a great site if you want to see illustrations featuring lots of boxes & circles connected to each other with lines and text sprinkled liberally here and there.

WillPate : visualcomplexity.com - a unified resource space for anyone interested in the visualization of complex networks.

factoryjoe : visualcomplexity.com | A visual exploration on mapping complex networks - VisualComplexity.com is a unified resource space for anyone interested in the visualization of complex networks. The project's main goal is to leverage a critical understanding of different visualization methods, across a series of disci

IE PNG Fix - TwinHelix

11/10/2005 @ 16:55 UTC

deusx : IE PNG Fix - TwinHelix - "You know that one browser that has only a vague association with modern web standards? Yeah, Internet Explorer. Wouldn't it be great if it supported stuff like translucent PNGs?"

factoryjoe : IE PNG Fix - TwinHelix - Well, now you can add decent PNG support to IE5.5+ on Windows with no changes to your website HTML source code. This script will add near-native PNG support with full alpha opacity, with only one line in your CSS file, that applies to al

Give up control

6/10/2005 @ 19:55 UTC

Ethan Marcotte : Give up control - A-frickin'-men.

factoryjoe : Give up control, by Jeffrey Veen - All of these things are probably true of the work you do online: * Your web site is a tiny piece of a much larger experience. * Nobody sees your web site the way you expected. Few use your content the way you intended. * Everything you

Linkorama : Give up control - The Web’s lesson is that we have to let go, to exert as little control as necessary. What are the fewest necessary rules that we can provide to shape the experience? Where do people, tools, and content come together? How do we let go in a way that’s m

data: URI image encoder

5/10/2005 @ 03:55 UTC

Jeremy Zawodny : data: URI image encoder - data: URI image encoder: This form will allow you to generate a valid data: URI from a file on your computer or from a web site.

factoryjoe : data: URI image encoder - This form will allow you to generate a valid data: URI from a file on your computer or from a web site. I created it primarily to aid in the creation of Greasmonkey scripts which insert small graphics into web pages. It will also create

webkit2png

11/08/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

joshua : webkit2png - osx thumbnail maker

jimray : webkit2png - Handy!

Jeremy Zawodny : webkit2png - webkit2png: webkit2png is a command line tool that creates png screenshots of webpages.

factoryjoe : webkit2png - webkit2png is a command line tool that creates png screenshots of webpages. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: paul hammond, webkit, png, screenshot, screencapture

nelson : webkit2png - MacOS command line tool for web page screenshots

AIGA's Design Annual for 2005

14/04/2005 @ 08:55 UTC

jkottke : AIGA's Design Annual for 2005 - Lots of good work in there; I saw the book design winners on display in NYC last fall.

factoryjoe : AIGA Design Archives - A great interface for browsing the design archives. Tags: aiga, design, interface

Adobe Open Source

2/03/2005 @ 23:56 UTC

jimray : Adobe Open Source - Source code from Adobe, released under an MIT license [via /.]

factoryjoe : Open Source at Adobe - "Welcome to Open Source at Adobe. This site presents the definitive view into open source activities at Adobe, including details regarding projects that Adobe participates in and hosts. "In addition, you will find information that will

European design trademark could reveal Apple's plans for a tablet PC

13/08/2004 @ 21:55 UTC

jkottke : European design trademark could reveal Apple's plans for a tablet PC - European design trademark could reveal Apple's plans for a tablet PC (iTablet? iBook++? iCantTypeWithAPen?)

factoryjoe : Euro filing reveals Apple 'handheld computer' | The Register - Hints that Apple might be working on such a product emerged in 2003 when a source close to Taiwanese contract manufacturer Quanta claimed that the company had been hired by Apple to build what was dubbed a "wireless display". Saved By:

The public whip

9/06/2004 @ 04:01 UTC

kaninka.net : The public whip

factoryjoe : The Public Whip — Counting votes on your behalf - Every week, a dozen or so times, your MP votes on changes to British law. This is their definitive exercise of power on your behalf. The Public Whip lets you see all their votes so you can hold them to account. Saved By: Chris Messina |

Beautiful Soup

24/05/2004 @ 02:00 UTC

Simon Willison : Beautiful Soup - Ultra Liberal Python HTML/XHTML parser. (via)

Nelson Minar : Python screen scrape - Beautiful soup - Python library for screenscraping HTML

deusx : Beautiful Soup - "You didn't write that awful page. You're just trying to get some data out of it. Right now, you don't really care what HTML is supposed to look like."

Paul Hammond : Beautiful Soup - You didn't write that awful page. You're just trying to get some data out of it

Anne van Kesteren : Beautiful Soup - I want this, only with XPath or CSS Selectors. Learning a new selecting language again and again is annoying. Please base your product on standards. #

Matthew M. Boedicker : Beautiful Soup, Python lib for screenscraping

Rod Begbie : Beautiful Soup - Python HTML parser which doesn't choke on malformed markup. Handy for screenscraping. #

philgyford : Beautiful Soup: We called him Tortoise because he taught us. - "Beautiful Soup is a Python HTML/XML parser designed for quick turnaround projects like screen-scraping."

factoryjoe : Beautiful Soup: We called him Tortoise because he taught us. - Beautiful Soup is a Python HTML/XML parser designed for quick turnaround projects like screen-scraping. Saved By: Chris Messina | View Details | Give Thanks Tags: python, beautifulsoup, css, screenscraping, microformats

halfbakery

7/02/2004 @ 22:22 UTC

cobra libre : halfbakery - for your half-baked schemes

factoryjoe : HalfBakery - A site for submitting and rating brainstorms and product dev ideas. Tags: ideas, collaboration, innovation, product development

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