Zed Links 26/03/12

Nominations for this year’s Bord Gáis Social Media Awards close this Friday. WordByStorm reminds us of FF’s ’97 bus shelter adverts. Smithfield’s billion dollar house. Demolition composites. This would be an excellent project to do in Dublin pre-vs-post boom. Geologic map of Io.

The Political Scene – New Yorker’s touch-attuned Election12 site

Should you have a spare 10 mins this lunchtime, you really should test drive the New Yorker’s newish politics subsite – The Political Scene. Scrolling down through the page, it’s obvious that the site is designed for tablets. The scrolling between sections seems attuned to touch. Transitions between sections like Latest News and The Players appears […]

Some thoughts on #tweetgate or They Shoot Tweets, Don’t They?

Twitter. Twitter. Twitter. Damn you, you old media folks. Such a rucus across yesterday evening’s political wonk radio and telly coverage. Ho, you made me spill my glass of milk! Panels on last night’s Radio 1’s Late Debate and TV3’s Later with Ivan Yates attempted to pick apart the BAI’s decision to uphold Sean Gallagher’s […]

Links 7/03/2012

Gavin (of TheStory.ie) is giving a talk at the Science Gallery on FOI and the sorts of Government information that users can request. Designing perceptual persuasive websites. Famous literary character composites. On R Crumbs’ comic album covers. Hope Sandoval & The Warm Inventions “Lost Me On The Way”

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