Day: May 5, 2010

  • Second IE9 Platform Preview

    [Microsoft seems to be running with HTML5 in a real way][link], and that is really great news for people who make websites. It’s got a [not-great ACID3 score][acid], right now, but it’s nice to know they actually give a shit. For once. [link]: http://blogs.msdn.com/ie/archive/2010/05/05/html5-and-same-markup-second-ie9-platform-preview-available-for-developers.aspx “IEBlog : HTML5 and Same Markup: Second IE9 Platform Preview Available…

  • Eliza Gauger’s Handmade Button Packs

    [Sets of 5 buttons, each unique and handmade by the artist.][link] It is her birthday, [so buy something][buy]. [link]: http://toxoplasm.org/gibberings/?p=1204 “GIBBERINGS – Birthday Buttonsanity Biscounts” [buy]: http://toxoplasm.org/buttons/ “Eliza’s Buttons”

  • An Interview with Jerry Casale on the Kent State Massacre

    [Jerry is one of the founders of DEVO][link], and Kent State was a catalyst in changing his worldview: >All I can tell you is that it completely and utterly changed my life. I was white hippie boy and than I saw exit wounds from M1 rifles out of the backs of two people I knew.…

  • Illustrated Editions of The Hobbit

    [Focusing on the illustrations in the different worldwide versions of The Hobbit][link]. The Swedish ones ([1947][1947], [1967][1967]) are especially lovely. [link]: http://pblancho.free.fr/ “Hobbitish – Worldwide illustrated Hobbit editions” [1947]: http://pblancho.free.fr/sw2/index.html “1947 Swedish Edition of the Hobbit” [1967]: http://pblancho.free.fr/sw1/index.html “1967 Swedish Edition of The Hobbit”