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  1. Red dot

    My nighttime ritual for the past two weeks has been to wander out into the backyard and scan the heavens for the brightest red dot in the sky. Mars is the closest it’s been to Earth since 2003 and that proximity gives it a brilliant presence in midnight’s vast inky blackness. We often take the stars for granted because they’ve…

  2. Product managers, editors, and taste

    Behind every great book is a great editor. When you’re reading a bestseller, it’s easy to think that every word…

  3. 9 squares of code

    9 squares is one of my favourite online projects. Everything from the design of each square, to the colour palettes,…

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  1. Resolution dependent layout

    Way before there was a thing called responsive design, I wrote about a technique that could enable a website to change its design based on the size of the screen. This concept was one of the forebears of responsive web design and functioned as a substitute technology until browsers caught up with media queries…

  2. The 139 mix tape

    What do you get when take the best parts of 139 songs, slice them up, and paste them back together? 45 minutes of awesome beats…

  3. Web Directions titles

    Opening titles for the Web Directions conference created entirely in HTML, JavaScript and WebGL. Synced simultaneously across 2 massive projectors…

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