Stop not linking

Matthew Panzarino, back in 2012, regarding the way many online publications choose to rewrite/regurgitate entire articles instead of linking to the original piece: There is only one reason why you wouldn’t link right in the body of your text, as far as I’m concerned: you don’t want people to click on it.Marco Arment on the … Continue reading Stop not linking

GitHub follows up on their disastrous post about the results into their investigation of workplace bullying and sexism

Last week, GitHub posted an embarrassingly short summary of the investigation that took place regarding allegations of workplace bullying and sexism. The four-paragraph post gave no explanation into who conducted their internal investigation, how it was performed, what the findings were or what changes were put in place.GitHub have since acknowledged their mistake in follow-up … Continue reading GitHub follows up on their disastrous post about the results into their investigation of workplace bullying and sexism

On the Past, Present and Future of Apple’s Aqua User Interface

Stephen Hackett: Building a new operating system is a monumental challenge, and in January 2000 when Aqua was introduced, Apple was in the thick of the transition to OS X. Beyond the staggering amount of development work taking place to smash Mac OS and NeXTSTEP together, Apple was hard at work on the user interface … Continue reading On the Past, Present and Future of Apple’s Aqua User Interface