Wednesday, 26 October 2005
Here's asummary of an interesting speech given by Tim O'Reilly about emerging technologies & patterns, and the way to portray them. Since seeing some of Edward Tufte's diagrams I've been smitten by the importance of concisely informative visuals. Like a good software application, they are a nexus of artistic and scientific ingenuity. The slides that accompany the presentation are here.
Tuesday, 25 October 2005
The portal war looks like a fantasic battle of the internet. Finally, the new medium seems to be maturing, although it's arguable whether this is too soon. After all, the car industry took about 50 years to settle.