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August 16, 2008

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August 15, 2008

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"Modern Architecture in Britain" (1 of 7), originally uploaded by blackbeltjones. Given to me by my Paul Peter Piech as I left for the [...]
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August 14, 2008

August 13, 2008

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August 12, 2008

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The Etech ‘09 call for proposals/papers has been out for a week or so, and it’s theme/focus is “Living, Reinvented: The Tech of Abundance and Constraints”, which makes me doubly-excited to be participating this year on the program committee along with some y’know, actual smart people: Mike Walsh, Annalee Newitz, Natalie Jeremijenko, Matt Webb, Nat [...]
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August 11, 2008

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August 9, 2008

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  • New Comic > Dr Strange & Spider-Man "To harmonise myself with the sublime 'Ditko Dimension', I have been digitally remixing some of his original 60's pages, trying to get a feel for them from another 'fresh' visual angle... And in doing so, realizing just what a total genius he is."
  • (the teeming void): Array Aesthetics (Olympic Edition) The opening ceremony is sending the same message, then, as the Games architecture: cultural and technological leapfrog. The Water Cube and the Birds Nest don't simply display China's modernity, they claim a jump into a digital, sustainable, mega-scaled future. The computational aesthetics of multiplicity that mark these structures are, again like the opening ceremony, a powerful cultural narrative: coherence, strength and beauty made of countless tiny pieces.
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August 7, 2008

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O’Reilly Germany just published an interview with me about Handbuch der Webnavigation, the German title for Desiging Web Navigation. It’s in German, of course. Thanks to Volker Bombien for making that happen.
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August 6, 2008

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August 5, 2008

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Stewart Brand, author of How Buildings Learn, has made available a program he created for the BBC in 1997. There are six 30-minute videos in all posted on Google Video: Part I Part II Part III Part IV Part V Part VI I’ve only made it through Part I so far, but it was very good. Looking forward to seeing the other [...]
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Carrot harvest (1 of 4), originally uploaded by blackbeltjones. Aside from Dopplr...
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August 4, 2008

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I’m happy to announce that I’ll be giving a workshop on the topic of navigation design in New York City in November: Web Navigation Design Tuesday, November 25 9:00 am-5:00 pm Here’s the short description of the class: Optimizing the User Experience of Your Website This day-long class covers principles of web navigation and methods of navigation design with practical examples [...]
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