Archive of Posts from November 2010
Noteworthy photos from Google Street View. [via rafe]
Greg White – In Depth: Svalbard
Pictures from the Svalbard Global Seed Vault in Norway.
Gloves that work with an iPhone. Great idea!
A Magical Childhood: What Should a 4 Year Old Know?
This post is a great antidote to all of the benchmark lists you see that tell you where your child should be. [via caterina]
Pro Webmasters : Is there any way to really ban people from a website?
Interesting discussion about different approaches to managing an online community.
Google Code Blog: HTML5, browsers, and books, twenty years later
A quick behind-the-scenes look at "20 Things I Learned about Browsers and the Web" that explains some of the unique features of HTML5.
20 Things I Learned About Browsers and the Web
Nicely designed "book" about the Web.
Nicolas Gallagher: Pure CSS GUI icons (experimental)
Interesting experiment that creates web icons with pure CSS.
defective yeti on Facebook Email
yep, has comedy potential.
Take the First: Why Facebook badly needs Steve Jobs
"Without a Steve Jobs, Facebook is going to become the new Google. A technical powerhouse that can't build usable software, because the super-smart engineers have lost touch with real user problems."
Incanto: Is OpenTable Worth it?
"...by permitting a third party to own and control access to the customer database, restaurants have unwittingly paid while giving away one of the crown jewels of their business, their customers."