Oddities & Diversions: November 2006

November 29, 2006


Peoplemals, Kevin plays God with man and animal.


My Favicon incites protests!

November 28, 2006


Rumsfeld from Airbag, perhaps we should keep our day jobs.

November 20, 2006

Spiekermann House Numbers

Spiekermann House Numbers, grace the outside of your home with gorgeous typography from Eric Spierkermann.

November 15, 2006

AEA Boston!

An Event Apart Boston, March 26-27, 2007. Two days of design and code with 9 speakers, including: Steve Krug, Dan Cederholm, Molly Holzschlag, Andrew Kirkpatrick, Cameron Moll, Ethan Marcotte, Jason Santa Maria, Eric Meyer and Jeffrey Zeldman. Promises to be tons of fun!

November 14, 2006

Installing the Zune... sucked

Installing the Zune… sucked, Engadget on the new Zune software. It’s amazing to see the stark contrast between using an iPod with iTunes and… this. You plug in your iPod for the first time, and you are rocking in less than a minute. It looks like you have to set aside an afternoon to get your Zune going. (via DF)

A List Apart: Issue 227

A List Apart: Issue 227, In this issue: difficult clients and blendy backgrounds, plus the dawn of the return of the bride of the shirts.

November 8, 2006

Joe Clark finds me patronising!

Join me in supporting Joe Clark and the ambitious Open & Closed Project, with a micropatronage donation. Every little bit counts, and it’s for a wonderful cause!

Calvin and Hobbes in the real world (of animation)

The sad, sad fate of Calvin and Hobbes, courtesy of Robot Chicken. (via Waxy)

November 6, 2006

Brand New

From your friends at Speak Up comes Brand New, A blog devoted solely to the monitoring, discussion and critique of brand and corporate identity work in all its manifestations and across all categories. Fantastic!