Looks really amazing. Notice the detail of the moon orbiting the earth.
HumbleFinance produces really nice looking, smooth and interactive charts in HTML5 using Canvas. Very nice. At MarketWatch we had been trying to do this several years ago but it was really hard to get the user experience we wanted. I think browser technology has finally reached the point where you can do this stuff right. (via Daring Fireball)
Firing up the open sourced code from Etherpad now on TypeWith.me.
It seems like the idea of a personal landing page is getting more popular. I like the concept, but I don’t want to have this hosted elsewhere. We could easily build these sites with some specialized WordPress themes.
The Brads – Distractions
What an awesome infographic, and it’s hilarious!
The Hot Spots for Organic Food
This is a very interesting graphic for two reasons.
- I love to see that we in the upper-midwest have a real leadership position in organic farming. California and the Northeast are strong as well.
- This is a great infographic. It tells a story with nearly no words.
Now Reading for WordPress 2.7+
A “more updated” version of the Now Reading plugin for WordPress.
“Chase” by Jamie Thingelstad
I just submitted my very first photo to JPG Magazine in their “Shoot Your Pet!” theme. Crossing my fingers that they will publish it.
CSS3 is bringing @font-face, which finally allows us to use a variety of real fonts on the web. Huzzah! This site offers a variety of fonts in an Open Font License. Hopefully the number of fonts available will grow over time.