These are the things I've written that are tagged "extra future"

Extra Future 2010 Retrospective: Kreskin

I made a bunch of weird stuff in 2010, and I’m going to spend the new few days or weeks telling you about them with short posts about each one. Up first is Kreskin, a project it took about 12 hours to spit out and another 12 to make usable. Kreskin (Cat. No. EF-027) Kreskin […]

The Annotated Evolution of the Extra Future Logo

What a long, strange, trip it’s been. I will admit to this being my first serious logo project, and I must say I’m pretty happy with how it turned out. I spent some of this morning looking back and annotating the images that led to the current EF logo. Yeah, it’s incredibly conceited of me […]

la petite url 1.6

My personal URL shortener hits version 1.6. Current users will be able to upgrade by way of WordPress’ automatic update mechanism. The rest of you: Download it from Fun fact: House style is to always type “la petite url” in all lowercase.

Mole-Man Name Generator

Created by yours truly over the last 24 hours, in honor of John Hodgman’s live recitation of 700 Mole-Man names. I hope you enjoy it. My own Mole-Manic name is “Ernest Silverjaw”.

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My name is Phil Nelson and I make beautiful objects for a troubled world in CSS, HTML, and JavaScript. I'm a designer / developer at Occipital.

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