Archive for October, 2011

  • Power Outage Back

    October 30, 2011

    Southern New Hampshire was hit pretty hard by a blizzard (“Nor’easter”, as we like to say) and I’m without...

  • Half-Size Naked Binders

    October 27, 2011

    The peeps at Naked Binder have a new half-size (5×8.5″) binder that I was thinking would be a good...

  • Poll: 4×6″ Post-It Emergent Task Planner Stickies?

    October 27, 2011

    A reader just mentioned that he’d like a half-size Emergent Task Planner pad that he could stick to the...

  • Constants for CSS

    October 26, 2011

    CSS doesn’t have constants or calculation capabilities. After looking at more comprehensive solutions (LESS and SASS), I just made...

  • Quick and Dirty CSS Templating Engine

    October 26, 2011

    I recently posted about creating some Baseline Grid CSS for my web typography. The first iteration was hand-coded for...

  • Baseline Grids and a Logo for a Tiny School

    October 24, 2011

    I’ve been taking a break from coding this week to do some design. Two new projects are documented in...

  • Logo for “The Tiny School”

    October 24, 2011

    For the past 10 or so years, I’ve had this fantasy of having my own school where a bunch...

  • Wrist Notes

    October 23, 2011

    Via BoingBoing: a Post-It® note pad cut in the shape of a watch, so you can wrap a to-do...

  • List.js List Manager in Javascript

    October 23, 2011

    My cousin posted a link to list.js, a 7K (minified) Javascript list control. It works with Javascript/HTML and implements...

  • Exploring Baseline Grid Layouts

    October 22, 2011

    I’ve been taking a break from coding the webapp framework to do some thinking about design. Specifically: typography.

  • Compact Calendar Gadget for Windows 7 by Bob Webb

    October 18, 2011

    I received an unexpected delight in my email this afternoon from reader Bob Webb, who’s created a Windows 7...

  • Skype Fraud Notice

    October 16, 2011

    I noticed today that someone has been using my Skype account to make calls to Malaysia or Indonesia (can’t...