Scorchman’s Weblog

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42 Essential Web Design Resources [w/Links to 100s More] April 2, 2008

This is organized into 6 helpful categories (awesome design inspiration, web design guides, handy color tools, great free fonts and more) this collection links directly to dozens of essential resources for web designers and design lovers as well as other to other invaluable web design resource lists. This is one that designers of all kinds should bookmark now! Let me know if you find other resources that are similar, thanks!

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Leopard Beats Vista for Corporate Satisfaction March 31, 2008

Filed under: 1,Latest Industry News — scorchman @ 5:35 pm
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How weird corporate users of Apple Inc.’s Leopard operating system are more than five times more likely to say that they are “very satisfied” with the OS than business users of Microsoft Corp.’s Windows Vista , a research firm said last week. VISTA SUCKS!!!

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29% of Windows Vista crashes caused by NVIDIA drivers March 28, 2008

Filed under: 1,Latest Industry News — scorchman @ 9:23 pm
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Microsoft dicks people again, how weird…There’s a class action suit working its way through the courts to determine whether Microsoft changed the definition of “capable” to help Intel sell computers. But some of the documents released in the case are interesting in their own right. For example, Microsoft has a chart that lists identified causes of Windows Vista crashes

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What Makes a Good Mobile Application Great March 27, 2008

Some common sense for mobile content creators, “…what makes a good mobile application truly great? There are lots of examples out there, but what can mobile developers learn from them? Here are some common sense guidelines:”

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Motorola insider tells all about the fall of technology icon March 26, 2008

Filed under: 1,Latest Industry News,Tech Trippers — scorchman @ 10:07 pm
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This guy needs a different job, what a total dinosaur and total moron…Motorola’s current CEO, Greg Brown, is so technologically out of touch he refuses to use a computer for communications, and has all his email correspondences printed by his secretary and replied to by dictation.

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Safari 3.1 on Windows: a true competitor arrives (seriously) March 25, 2008

Filed under: 1,Interactive Advertising,Latest Industry News — scorchman @ 10:11 pm
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I love the new Safari for Windows, it actually works much better than IE ever did, how strange, hahaha…They put the Windows beta of Safari 3 through the wringer last summer, we weren’t impressed. With 3.1 out of beta, I wanted to know, have things improved? Wow, have they.

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Every South Park Ever for Online for Free (Legally!)

Go Cartman!!!! Taking a page out of the Hulu playbook, but awesomer, the South Park guys are streaming every single South Park episode in full at their official site, South Park Studios. Radioheadish…

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Three Powerful Safari Features That Few People Use March 23, 2008

Filed under: 1,Interactive Advertising,Latest Industry News — scorchman @ 4:47 pm
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I believe Safari is an excellent browser for many reasons; its speed, clean aesthetics and ease of use are attractive from the outset. But there are a few extremely attractive and lesser known features that people should be taking advantage of as well.

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MacBook Touch Concept BasedTransparent Displays Patent March 22, 2008

Filed under: 1,Kool Stuff,Latest Industry News — scorchman @ 7:57 pm
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Apple on front of dope technology again! This concept, based on one of Apple’s latest patents, which uses a transparent touch screen that can work as control surfaces on two sides, while the device is open and close.

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Nickelodeon launches new mobile Web sites March 21, 2008

Filed under: 1,Latest Industry News,Tech Trippers — scorchman @ 4:22 pm
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This is very cool stuff, MTV and Nickelodeon completely get it!!! MTV Networks’ Nickelodeon/MTVN Kids and Family Group launched three new mobile Web sites that focus on kids, tweens, teens and parents, going where its audiences are. Comments please…

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