“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it”

Despite the title, the LA Times article below is well worth a read. It touches upon one of the issues that has arisen after the Prop 8 loss in California*: the silencing of the opposition. Personally, I feel that Prop 8 was an immense miscarriage of justice. However, it is very important to remember that …

Continue reading ‘“I disapprove of what you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it”’ »

Now if only more UI designers would read this

I have occasionally been tempted to write a post/rant about about interface design. Instead, I’ll just refer you to a couple of useful resources, and say “what they said!” What reading Tufte won’t teach you: Interface design guidelines – Simply stated rules for designing UIs. User Interface Design for Programmers by Joel – If you …

Continue reading ‘Now if only more UI designers would read this’ »

Join the Impact Rallies/Protest TOMORROW Nov 15th

If you’re friends with me on Facebook, you just a got an event invitation for a series of rallies that occurring all over the nation tomorrow. I usually don’t spam everyone I know with political events since I hate it when people do so to me. This time though, I’m making an exception. Enough is …

Continue reading ‘Join the Impact Rallies/Protest TOMORROW Nov 15th’ »