Here are the most recent bookmarks that I have saved to Ma.gnolia.
International Journal of Design
“The International Journal of Design is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal devoted to publishing research papers in all fields of design, including industrial design, visual communication design, interface design, animation and game design, architectural design, urban design, and other design related fields. It aims to provide an international forum for the exchange of ideas and findings from researchers across different cultures and encourages research on the impact of cultural factors on design theory and practice. It also seeks to promote the transfer of knowledge between professionals in academia and industry by emphasizing research in which results are of interest or applicable to design practices.”
“Developing a compelling presentation involves a series of decisions and exercises to align your head with the fact that you’re delivering your content directly to people. No internet. No weblog. Just you.”
Separating Comments and Trackbacks
“One thing I don’t love about WordPress, is its way of including comments, pingbacks, and trackbacks all in one list, and doesn’t provide an easy option to separate them. Separating these gives your comments area a cleaner, more professional feel. Here’s how to do it:”
Flash iTunes Cover Flow
“Love Apple? Love iTunes? Love looking at all your albums in your iTunes in a sense of accomplishment. Now you can do it in flash. Great way to show off those piece of work or just have a photo album. I hope someday someone takes this and hooks it up with an API to some music service. That would be amazing. Anyways here is the example and then the code below.”
Adobe Illustrator Tutorials – Best Of
“In this post we present a collection of excellent Adobe Illustrator tutorials for beginners and advanced designers. The new selection isn’t enormous, but big enough to provide you with some good starting points.”
Welcome to RecipeMatcher.com
“Welcome to RecipeMatcher.com, where you can match your cupboard to our recipe lists.”
Badass of the Week
The ultimate list of all badasses past and present.
“You should probably also be aware that this site features an unnecessarily copious amount of profanity, so if you’re easily offended by that sort of thing then this would be a good time for you to turn off your computer and go join a convent.”
Use 4GB of RAM in older MacBook Pros
“I recently purchased a 4GB Techworks upgrade kit for my previous-generation (2.33GHz) 17” MacBook Pro. From what I’d read, due to either limitations in the Intel logic board, or limitations in the EFI firmware, I’d only be able to access 3.3GB of it.
“Not so. Running 10.5.1 Leopard, after installing the RAM, I found I could address all 4GB of it. As seen in both System Profiler and Activity Monitor, I have the full 4GB available, running in dual-channel mode. “
“Chyrp is a blogging engine designed to be very lightweight while retaining functionality. It is driven by PHP and MySQL (with some AJAX thrown in), and has a pimpin’ theme and module engine, so you can personalize it however you want.”
Refresh Austin’s SXSWi Party
Refresh Austin is teaming up with the folks behind the PhizzPop Design Challenge to throw one of the largest parties at South by Southwest 2008.