Archive for October, 2011
Here’s a dynamic visualisation of the Wikipedia edits during the Middle-East protests (December 1st to February 20th, 2011). The edits are color-coded by type, with the orange-red lines indicating changes that added to a page whereas the purple lines indicate changes that removed text from a page.
Further information at: Visual Complexity.Tags: arab spring, Bahrain, Egypt, middle east, revolution, Syria, Tunisia, wikipedia, Yemen
I found this video fascinating not because the baby doesn’t grok how to use the magazine (or that Steve Jobs has somehow coded her OS – bleh!), but because of her preconceived notions about how it should work. Once she is exposed to the iPad she expects every tablet-like thing to behave like it does and when it doesn’t she has a negative reaction to it. This is a fundamental lesson for every developer.Tags: design, developer, ipad, lesson, magazine, tablet, tech, UI, user experience, User Interface