Tag: rants

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Why are browsers so slow?

I understand why rendering a complicated layout may be slow. Or why executing a complicated script may be slow

 459   2016   browsers   programming   rants   software   web

Ellen Lupton’s “Thinking with Type”

Don’t read this book: The book is split into three sections: Letter, Text and Grid. This gives the illusion of structure, but don’t be fooled...

 179   2015   books   design   rants   reading   typography


When you cancel a Time Machine backup, it takes some time to stop

 80   2014   rants   user interface

The stupid “Compose New Message” Mail.app menu item

Let’s say you’ve right-clicked the Mail.app’s dock icon and want to write a new mail

 108   2014   Mac   rants   text   user interface

What is Brick?

So this thing, Brick. What is it? It says

 No comments    80   2014   design   rants   text

The hope for a beautiful iPhone

When I first saw the leaked pictures of iPhone 4, I thought, no way, this cannot be true, it is ugly as hell

 No comments    193   2013   design   iPhone   rants

Linking to where I already am

Every web designer knows that no hyperlink should ever reference a page where I already am. Ah, not true

 No comments    198   2012   Apple   design   rants   user interface