Oddities & Diversions: December 2005

December 23, 2005

Verse By Voice

Verse By Voice, another wonderful feature from your friends at Coudal Partners. This one sports a photograph from yours truly.

December 21, 2005

The Lost Art of Art Direction

The Lost Art of Art Direction, yup, Khoi nails it again.

December 20, 2005

A List Apart: Issue 209

A List Apart: Issue 209, We take a break from stuffing ourselves with holiday treats to present a meditation on gridlock and a down-to-earth primer on form usability. Happy holidays; we’ll see you next year.

December 19, 2005

PatternQuiz I - Site patterns

PatternQuiz I - Site patterns, John Allsopp tries to find some common terminology.

December 15, 2005

Belfast Festival

The Belfast Festival has a very beautiful site design.

December 9, 2005

Yahoo acquires del.icio.us

Yahoo acquires del.icio.us… oh… boy. Also: some related info at Yahoo’s blog. Hopefully Yahoo won’t start meddling with a good thing again. *cough*Flickr*cough*


Samorost2, follow-up to the original beautiful Flash game.

December 8, 2005

The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web

Mr. Rutter does web typography a great service by taking Robert Bringhurst’s essential book, and bringing it online with The Elements of Typographic Style Applied to the Web - a practical guide to web typography. Fantastic job.

December 5, 2005

InkFinger Store

My friends Niff and Sutter over at InkFinger have set up shop to sell their lovingly handcrafted screen prints. Just in time for Christmas! Visit the InkFinger Store and decorate your dwelling today.