18 August 2022

12 July 2022

  • How to Use Next.js Middleware • CTNicholas
    How to Use Next.js Middleware • CTNicholas

    With the release of Next.js 12, Vercel Edge Functions have been announced, allowing for super speedy edge-optimised functions. They can also be used as helpful Next.js middleware functions. In this article I'll explain what they are & how to use them, before diving into a few examples.

    ctnicholas.dev

24 June 2022

19 June 2022

13 April 2022

  • The Unravelling of an Expert on Serial Killers
    The Unravelling of an Expert on Serial Killers

    Stéphane Bourgoin became famous through his jailhouse interviews with murderers. Then an anonymous collective of true-crime fans began investigating his own story.

    newyorker.com
  • I would like to be paid like a plumber
    I would like to be paid like a plumber

    Pitching Nirvana

    news.lettersofnote.com
  • Zach Waugh on Twitter
    Zach Waugh on Twitter

    I just discovered you can hit / in any macOS save dialog to open a Spotlight-esque quick folder search and even use things like ~ to jump to your home folder. No clue when that was added, but a handy shortcut instead of manually navigating a deep folder hierarchy pic.twitter.com/Qel3z6QeZa— Zach Waugh (@zachwaugh) March 31, 2022

    t.co
  • Léo Natan on Twitter
    Léo Natan on Twitter

    “Do you prefer the old style macOS alerts? There is a way to get them globally for AppKit in Big Sur and Monterey: defaults write -g NSAlertMetricsGatheringEnabled -bool false”

    mobile.twitter.com
  • Comic Helvetic, an Unholy Combo of Comic Sans and Helvetica
    Comic Helvetic, an Unholy Combo of Comic Sans and Helvetica

    In some workplaces, people use Helvetica to conduct business because it conveys a sense of order and authority. In other workpla

    kottke.org
  • A detailed guide to colors in data vis style guides - Datawrapper Blog
    A detailed guide to colors in data vis style guides - Datawrapper Blog

    How to create a color palette for the data visualizations in your organization. (You won't find a more extensive guide on this topic.)

    blog.datawrapper.de

17 March 2022

  • README - A story of magic
    README - A story of magic

    This is not a manifesto. This is not a codex, not a whitepaper, and not a secret master plan.

    linear.app

16 March 2022

  • Open Source Color System
    Open Source Color System

    An Open Source Color System for Complex Digital Interfaces with Carefully picked colors to match with your interfaces challenges. Free matrix and system to ake also your own !

    opensourcecolorsystem.design
  • Amie - Joyful productivity
    Amie - Joyful productivity

    Meet the all-in-one calendar. Schedule time for todos, events, and contacts with joy. Try it for free!

    amie.so

20 January 2022

  • Is Old Music Killing New Music?
    Is Old Music Killing New Music?

    All the growth in the music business now comes from old songs—with consumption of new music actually shrinking. How did we get here, and is there a way back?

    tedgioia.substack.com

27 December 2021

  • 100 Things We’ve Lost to the Internet
    100 Things We’ve Lost to the Internet

    In her recent book, New York Times Book Review editor Pamela Paul catalogs some of the things we have lost because of our move to networked digital realms over the past 25 years. Whatever our emotional response to this

    kottke.org
  • How Bowling Balls Are Made
    How Bowling Balls Are Made

    I have been a fan of how things are made videos since my Mister Rogers and Sesame Street days, so I was not expecting to be so surprised watching the video above about how bowling balls are made. It's a ball -- how com

    kottke.org
  • (mac)OStalgia – Hello. I'm Michael.
    (mac)OStalgia – Hello. I'm Michael.swallowmygraphicdesign.com
  • Disabled Buttons in User Interface
    Disabled Buttons in User Interface

    When we design web forms, we always try to minimize the chance of users making mistakes. With that intention, we try to prevent users from taking actions that can cause errors. And disabling the submit button is one solution that, from the first glance, seems reasonable. In this article, I

    babich.biz

26 December 2021

  • The Story of Playdate
    The Story of Playdate

    Here’s how an offhand idea to mark the fifteenth anniversary of a software company launched a decade-long saga of twists, turns, and mini-boss battles that led to a gaming console as surprising and unique as its creators.

    panic.com

7 November 2021

24 August 2021

  • Diagnosing common colour management issues
    Diagnosing common colour management issues

    When working with colours, it can be common for their appearance to change unexpectedly when viewed in different design tools, or when moved from a design tool into production code. Colours may become too vibrant, or too dull, not matching how they looked when you originally chose them. Why is that?

    bjango.com
  • Xcode - Support - Apple Developer