... seeking simple answers to complex problems, and in the process, disrupting the status quo in technology, art and neuroscience.

Thursday, May 31, 2007

Steve Jobs and Bill Gates Video

In case you've missed the link to an important video of computer history...

Steve Jobs and Bill Gates Video

Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Live Ink offers better way to read text online

Live Ink is a truly new idea - which is rare these days.

I've been searching for the optimal comprehension column width for years and have reached different conclusions at different times.

Live Ink goes beyond column width to find and display the rhythm of the content. My first impression is that they are on to something here.

It'll be interesting to see how this works out.

Stay tuned

Saturday, May 05, 2007

Web Usability Data

(example of bad website)

I'm sure some of you have already discovered this site and assume everyone else has too. But that's obviously not the case. Just look around the web.

I'm impressed with the way Jakob challenges the status quo of writing styles. Or maybe it's that I agree with many of his usability points.

In any case, if you do any web design, this site is worth your time.

useit.com: Jakob Nielsen's Website