How writing differs from content creating.
TweetThis week’s Idea Email at Hammock.com looks at the disconnect between the role infographics played during the late 1970s and 1980s and the role played today by what are called infographics. The idea places special emphasis on the use by infographics pioneer Nigel Holmes of the term “explanation graphics.” Quote: “In the past, the term infographics referred to […]
Years ago, while Marissa Mayer was still at Google, an article appeared in the New York Times about the way she tested 41 shades of blue to decide which to use in a navigation bar.
TweetI really want to love this epic interactive chart on NYTimes.com as much as I’ve loved previous ones. It certainly succeeds in what it set out to do: present data in a visual form that comes as close as possible to demonstrating the unequal distribution of economic impact during the period in time popularly called, […]
Tweet @ToddGailun Google glass are well done. I’ve worn them. Beautiful, but are they functional? The developer community will find out. — Don Norman (@jnd1er) May 1, 2013 A few months ago, right after the first batch of Google Glass(es)–sorry, I have a problem with the singular/plural thing–were sold to a group of customers […]