Robert Denton

Staggering work of genius from Portland, Maine – Photographer, Designer, Taco Maker, Birder, Biker, Business Owner

Archive for August, 2004

Encyclopedia: List of Holy Cities

Wednesday, August 25th, 2004

Encyclopedia: List of Holy Cities This is a fascinating site. Not bad data presentation — I’m not sure it would raise Tufte but hey…

Cliche dues ex machina?

Wednesday, August 25th, 2004

A Primer of Visual Cliche Not certain my title makes any sense but this site is a fabulous collection of old adverts showing the use of visual cliche to strengthen a message. Can’t wait to pour over them all. I wonder how this can play out in a design methodology that isn’t necessarily based in […]

Thursday, August 19th, 2004

And a fancy hammer at that [persistent.info]

Sophisticated Europeans

Wednesday, August 18th, 2004

Alright, I don’t want to turn this into a general geo-politics blog but this is too funny to pass up. Telegraph | News | German men told they can no longer stand and deliver [link broken due to poorly managed permalink structure] German men are being shamed into urinating while sitting down by a gadget […]

Cornell.edu Redesign

Sunday, August 15th, 2004

Cornell.edu Redesign

searchhi: Automatic search word highlighting after web searches

Saturday, August 14th, 2004

searchhi: Automatic search word highlighting after web searches

Inside Al Qaeda's Hard Drive (Signal vs. Noise)

Friday, August 13th, 2004

Inside Al Qaeda’s Hard Drive (Signal vs. Noise)

MagyarorszÌÁg.hu – DOBOZ

Thursday, August 12th, 2004

MagyarorszÌÁg.hu – DOBOZ

Nixon – The Metal Dork

Wednesday, August 11th, 2004

Nixon – The Metal Dork

Mini, ahem, roundup of CSS rounded corner boxes

Wednesday, August 11th, 2004

The formidable Kalsey Consulting gives us Rounded corners in CSS. These have trouble in my cascade hell. A single image method I just might adopt… http://www.coonens.com/design/article/2/ Check out Macromedia’s Contribute page with rounded corner boxes which appears to be based on ThrashBox’s implementation “Sliding Doors” BoxÐ Rounded Corners for All. Also found at DOBOZ. These […]