Online Reading of the Day…

Scripting Tool of the Day:


Voice Interfaces and Usability

Anniversary of the day… 2003 is the tenth anniversary of the Online Books Page — listing free books on the web.


Weblog (Blog) Systems

  • Blogger is a web-based tool that helps you publish to the web instantly — whenever the urge strikes. Blogger is the leading tool in the rapidly growing area of web publishing known as weblogs, or “blogs.”
  • Radio UserLand is an easy-to-use Weblog tool that runs on your desktop. Radio will automatically build your weblog, organize and archive your posts, and publish it to the Web in minutes.
  • Movable Type is a decentralized, web-based personal publishing system designed to ease maintenance of regularly updated news or journal sites, like weblogs.
  • Blosxom (pronounced “Blossom”) is a lightweight yet feature-packed weblog application designed from the ground up with simplicity, usability, and interoperability in mind.
  • Slash is the source code and database that was originally used to create Slashdot, and has now been released under the GNU General Public License.
  • Greymatter is the original opensource weblogging and journal software.


Information Architecture, Web Usability & Interaction Design Resources


Library Lookup

The free Library Lookup bookmarklet is a brilliant little bit of code that makes looking up books at your local library painless and virtually instantaneous.

Unfortunatelly, I have not found a way to make this work with the Arlington County Library


Projects I am working on now: