Design post archive

  1. Getting frustrated at inanimate IT objects
  2. Getting stuck in the middle of a stroad
  3. Michał on the joys of closing tabs
  4. Greg Lehey on interoperability
  5. Loading your website experience
  6. An apartment tower of lithium
  7. I like how Gemini handles links
  8. The brave new world of procedurally-generated stores
  9. macOS’s experiment in rounded-square icons
  10. Filter jugs should be rectangular
  11. The economic and social effect of sealed devices
  12. Software discrepancies delayed the Airbus A380
  13. Greg’s experience with a smart phone
  14. Page who in the what now?
  15. FreeBSD pipes and redirection, via @klarainc
  16. The beauty of CGI and simple design, by Hales
  17. Boeing finishes its last 747
  18. Do I need line numbers? Yes
  20. Software engagement versus utility
  21. New-ish theme for 2022
  22. When CDNs and DDoS vendors go offline
  23. Web design 101: field order matters
  24. The two identities of the Australian ATO
  25. A modern web payment login process
  26. Accounting for empathy in automated systems
  27. Evaluating tech, via @encthenet
  28. The most satisfying connectors
  29. Client-side name and location validation
  30. Tweaking my blog theme fonts for *nix users
  31. Highest praise one can give software
  32. UI design is as much about expectations
  33. Revitalising neighbourhoods
  34. Using innocuous prompts as hooks
  35. Dev, system design, and screwdrivers
  36. The Maja 2 split keyboard
  37. If nobody wants to use smartphones, what then?
  38. To do this one thing, scroll down that far!
  39. Benelux has a logo
  40. New metal cladding on buildings
  41. My science teacher on lateral thinking
  42. Dark mode theme now live
  43. Internetting good, via @heyjovo and @jkloss4
  44. Frank Gehry on going places
  45. Repairability of laptops
  46. Nora Tindall on the modern web
  47. Apps are a poor replacement for hardware
  48. What Apple mouses and Braun shavers share
  49. Docks charging more than just kettles
  50. Nix desktop ricing
  51. The Cloud Media Remote for the PS4
  52. Boss Coffee’s comfy promotion
  53. Decluttering with uBlock Origin
  54. This site is mobile friendly
  55. The Microsoft Ergonomic Keyboard 2019
  56. Acer’s antimicrobial laptop
  57. Firefox 89’s Proton UI
  58. Block jquery.nicescroll.js to make sites responsive
  59. Testing from Big Sur
  60. Linus Tech Tips: Nothing EVER works!
  61. Whimsy and the new coloured iMacs
  62. A 580 pixel blog width
  63. MediaWiki toasts the sunflower logo
  64. Hong Kong MTR station colours
  65. Bathroom design affordances
  66. Minibarring people who use your system
  67. Reinventing visual metaphors for no benefit
  68. The best laptop bag I've ever owned
  69. Drowning in popups, part two
  70. Merging power buttons on appliances
  71. Prussian blue
  72. Here are some related, incompatible items
  73. Interfering with opening in new tabs
  74. Empty code blocks
  75. It it the tool, or the people using it?
  76. When the industry dismisses qualitative metrics
  77. Update on split username-password forms
  78. Our current software and web slump
  79. The 3.5 mm headphone jack
  80. RMS Aquitania’s Grand Staircase
  81. Installing pkgsrc fonts on macOS
  82. Guardian flag quiz, and some of my favourites
  83. CSS didn’t decouple content from presentation
  84. Adwaita themes in FreeBSD
  85. Flag of the Canary Islands
  86. Changing my mind on light text, dark backgrounds
  87. Small homes out of trucks
  88. Cape Town Civic Centre
  89. Please don’t use fixed-position navigation bars
  90. Rambling on biology and tech
  91. Design anti-patterns: Misleading buttons
  92. Disambiguating licence plates
  93. Roman numeral IIII on clocks
  94. Cadillac Fleetwood Mac
  95. Mid Valley Johor Bahru
  96. 2019 MacBook Pros
  97. DuckDuckGo features keep surprising me
  98. Technical reasons may often be insufficient
  99. Flat design on websites
  100. After the jump
  101. A certain new chat application logo
  102. Buying the Chrysler Building
  103. Max’s apartment from Double Decker
  104. The Opal Tower conflict of interest
  105. The Marriot Marquis atrium
  106. The RMS Lucania and Campania
  107. The Aston Martin Lagonda
  108. is excited
  109. The new American Express logo
  110. Someone designed these
  111. Performance management Friday Fanmail
  112. Full page newsletter signup trends
  113. ModernWebBloat.js
  114. Scrolling to get to content
  115. What the Muni logo reminds me of
  116. The Transamerica Pyramid
  117. Building beautiful websites
  118. Flat, mobile designs reduce usability
  119. More regressive web design stickyness
  120. Retina image downscaling with CSS
  121. Headers
  122. The Tupolev Tu-114
  123. MacOS High Sierra UI bugs
  124. Enter username, hit button, enter password
  125. But Steve Jobs wouldn’t have done it!
  126. Another vote for Safari favicons
  127. You've woken up to a 1980s breakfast
  128. The Boeing 727 prototype
  129. Unbounce Convertables
  130. Dismissing macOS modal dialogs
  131. iTunes
  132. The first Lockheed L-1011 TriStar
  133. Four rules for web form design
  134. The iPhone 7
  135. Goodbye, Internet Explorer 6
  136. Re:Zero's Rem
  137. Font rendering in 2016
  138. Boxed–up posts
  139. Light iTerm colour schemes
  140. Amazon's vexillology needs some work
  141. Melbourne IT on graceful degradation
  142. When Truncation Attacks: IT News
  143. Google’s new logo
  144. Terminal emoji
  145. Translucent screens
  146. Long weekend site designs
  147. UTS Building 11 lifts
  148. Infinite scrolling
  149. Featured images
  150. UTS Building 11 feedback
  151. The lost opportunity of UTS Building 11
  152. A small list of terrible web clichés
  153. All the better for Wikipedia to see you with
  154. Sawasawa 02/02
  155. Serendipitous #anime art
  156. Accidental JPEG Wiphalas
  157. A public service message on Helvetica Neue Ultra Light
  158. The LEGO Acropolis
  159. 2013 Good Smile Racing Hatsune Miku
  160. The colour you see here
  161. The new Eclipse icon
  162. PenguinCoffee: Starfleet ship comparison
  163. Why CSS sucks
  164. Minor site tweaks of doom
  165. Ruben studies UML, again!
  166. Retro DEC PDP11 graphics
  167. Did Google Drive rip off Vplayer? Not really!
  168. My childhood obsession with the RMS Titanic
  169. Happy birthday! Sydney Harbour Bridge turns 80
  170. #Anime Picture It – Cityscapes
  171. Better late than never: HP not changing their logo
  172. Possibly my favourite aircraft colour scheme ever!
  173. Do we all like HP’s potential new logo, again?
  174. Insert sleeper caffeine pun here
  175. Google Reader +1 fail
  176. @Sebasu_tan and @hanezawakirika on design
  177. Awesome Starbucks threads
  178. The IKEA Effect, and Manland
  179. Recycled shipping container house
  180. IKEA VÄTE lamps need slender bulbs!
  181. The Gottschild-System CBS 3800
  182. My own TechCrunch template
  183. HP bevels, and xcalc, for some reason
  184. Retro Sydney CityRail maps!
  185. Pseudo-Scrabble pseudo-drive letter icons
  186. Went to Typo today!
  187. Vinyl not-bookshelf
  188. A user interface progress rant
  189. The RMS Campania
  190. Comments on my Gnome 3 comments
  191. Ruben’s review of Gnome 3!
  192. Virgin Australia
  193. Ice bridge
  194. DownloadSquad got Flipped
  195. The Chrysler Building
  196. Japan Airlines should have used JAS’s livery!
  197. ANZAC Bridge
  198. Nuts to Gawker's sites
  199. Treehouse
  200. Gizmodo Getting Graceful deGradation?
  201. Ai Weiwei
  202. Enlightenment E17 at 1.0!
  203. The Anodized Behemoth
  204. Ruben is a sucker, and a new Starbucks logo
  205. Andy Warhol
  206. The Gentleman’s choice
  207. Adrian Frutiger
  208. Cardboard furniture
  209. Dolce and Gabbana music players
  210. Coffee table clamps
  211. Aston Martin Club Lounge retroness
  212. Malawi gets a new flag thing
  213. New Rupee symbol for the Rupee
  214. One sided reporting on Android and the iPhone
  215. Android is Cheerios, not sweet eye candy
  216. BP
  217. Android isn’t evil, it’s just not as awesome
  218. Microsoft’s consumer space woes
  219. Hyundai logo trivia stuff
  220. Beware the wrath of @DaveWiner !
  221. The greatest CD cover of all time?
  222. A case study in why features != usability
  223. Trialling widescreen Rubenerd theme thingy
  224. Ultra fancy new Planitonearth maps
  225. Why I like #Anime #1: Arty Ziff
  226. Updated 2009 theme, the crowd gasps!
  227. Could the OpenOfficeMouse be chorded?
  228. Android’s built in excuse?
  229. Logo nerd talks about ANZ Bank’s new one
  230. My Adelaide Fringe poster design
  231. Logos and Java classes for Java classes
  232. Final review of ThinkPad X40 awesomeness
  233. Theming Gnome with purple is okay right?
  234. The Emma Maersk is the real Big Blue!
  235. #Anime Bakemonogatari 01
  236. New BriefingsDirect design looks familiar
  237. Best. AT&T Logo. Ever.
  238. Do we all like HP’s new logo?
  239. Retro Atlantic Neon signs
  240. Damn your new iMacs and iWork Apple!
  241. Sustainable Style, Living and Design
  242. I smell a ripoff