Links from 3/25/2008 to 3/27/2008

Bill Gates gets a retirement gift from Carnegie Mellon Adobe Photoshop Express – Made You Look.A completely free web-based application of Photoshop Free Web Version of Photoshop Launches Drug Deal on Google Maps What Should I Read Next?Give it a book title and author, and it'll give you a list of suggested books Flickr: Photos [Keep Reading…]

Links from 3/22/2008 to 3/25/2008

The Origin Of The iChat UIDrawn in ClarisWorks, the old school Mac app I miss the most Most Designers Really Think They?re Dentists The Toad Stool: 10 Things I Hate About Twitter True Story of a Twitter Marriage Proposal | The Underwire from Wired.com Google Gives All SF Homeless Free Voicemail – KNTV-TV- msnbc.comVia Design [Keep Reading…]

Quotably

Whether you view your friends’ tweets on Twitter.com or through one of the many desktop clients (Twhirl, Snitter, Twitterific), they’re always listed in backwards chronological order — latest tweet in the Friend Timeline at the top. A few websites out there use the API to display the tweets in different orders and configurations. Ones that [Keep Reading…]

Links from 3/16/2008 to 3/22/2008

Remember The Milk – Q&A Time!A bunch of random facts you probably didn't know about Remember the MilkTags: blog productivity Writing – Cooking – Life » Blog Archive » I Heart ZapposAmazing customer service story about ZapposTags: business service shopping Heat Eat Review : We Review TV Dinners, Frozen Meals, and Microwavable Foods Tags: blog [Keep Reading…]

WordPress 2.5 is released

Two days ago WordPress released a sneak peek of their latest version, 2.5. Redesigned from the ground up by the team at Happy Cog Studios, the WordPress Admin area now has improved navigation, organization and integration. The visual design looks pretty sleek, too. The folks at WordPress included a lot of screenshots in their post [Keep Reading…]

My BlackBerry Wishlist

RIM, Mike Lazaridis, if you’re out there, listen up. Here are my recommendations for improving the BlackBerry user experience: 1- Provide the ability to “Add To Existing Contact.” I don’t want to have to copy a new phone number or e-mail address from a message and paste it into the entry in my address book. [Keep Reading…]

Dare to VMware

The design team at work recently switched to Macs and we’re running VMware Fusion for things like Microsoft Office, SharePoint and our proprietary trading software. There are some pretty cool things about VMware that are worth calling out before I get into the rough stuff. VMware has a feature called “Unity mode” (similar to Parallels’ [Keep Reading…]