I know Windows is awful. Everyone knows Windows is awful. Windows is like the...– Charlie Brooker, _The Guardian_
If only all fashion spreads were like this →
Dust storm in Australia →
Amazing shots (as usual) on The Big Picture
The League of Moveable Type - League Gothic →
Slowly but surely, the League of Moveable Type is releasing quality typefaces into the public domain. This one’s a beaut. (via hicksdesign)
Now that I’ve see live action 3-D done as well as it’s likely to be...– Roger Ebert’s Journal
"First subpixel typeface, ever" →
An x-height of 3 pixels is madness, but this is impressive work.
The noun octopus is often made plural in English as octopi, originally from the...– From the Wikipedia entry on “Hypercorrection”
Warning: extreme Mac Siracusian nerdery ahead. If you’re an old-school Mac user, then you may prefer your Finder to be set to “Always open folders in a new window.” (Consult your Finder preferences to change this.) Personally, I prefer it that way because I like to arrange certain icons and size certain windows just so, whereas with the default setting, folders open in the same...
Credit where credit is due
The OS X installer for the latest version of Adobe Flash Player (10,0,32,18 according to Adobe’s hare-brained version-numbering scheme), is the nicest installer Adobe has ever produced. It asked me politely to quit two applications (presumably ones that were using Flash), and then it took about 5 seconds to finish up. No reboot, no re-launching Safari (although this is probably due to Snow...
Blu-Link Universal Remote Control for PlayStation... →
Awfully tempting to buy one of these. (via The PS3 Hub)
De-uglifying Google Calendar, with inspiration from Jon Hicks’ Helvetireader