I like these things especially.

Syncthing ★

Syncthing is a tool to synchronize multiple folders between different computers with same or different operating systems. It is open source, the synchronized data is sent peer-to-peer, …

Die Pflanzen und ihre Rechte ★

Die Pflanzen und ihre Rechte – Eine Charta zur Erhaltung unserer Natur von Stefano Mancuso. Ohne Pflanzen überlebt nichts auf unserem Planeten, der über nur einen …

Design systems for everyone ★

Ethan Marcotte has four new courses on design systems, available for free at Aquent Gymnasium. These are my notes about the excellent first course, Design …

One of our circles through nature ★

Now that spring is coming our daily excursions are even more joyful.

Practicing Yoga ★

This is Emils understanding of what it´s about when I´m practicing Yoga.

Form design ★

Form design by Geri Reid is a comprehensive compilation of best practices for accessible HTML forms. Geri´s site is beautiful, too.

Japanese Carpentry ★

Our tiny family is building a house. We are shortly before moving into the new place and I´m exhausted by the entire process. Building a …

Just write the parser ★

Just write the #!%/* parser is one of multiple interesting notes by Tiark Rompf.

Resilient Web Design ★

Resilient Web Design by Jeremy Keith Resilient Web Design by Jeremy Keith is a pleasure to read. Jeremy has put together context and concept for a …

Early morning on our way to the Kindergarten and it´s snowing. ★

Emil writing his name in the snow. It´s on the engine hood of my car and Emil asked "Are we allowed to do that?" Not …

Unconventional and free stock images ★

A list of unconventional and free stock images by Mel Choyce in her CSS-Tricks article: British Library (unsplash) New York Public Library The State Library of New South …

Six ways to make your site more accessible ★

Hidde de Vries made this enumeration in this talk. Here is a quick summary. Names Markup Structure Language Text Keyboard References Names # Use link text that …

Our last day of open air bathing in 2020? ★

It´s always sad when you feel the summer is slowly coming to an end. Emil and I are trying to stretch the time.

Beautiful Webtype ★

A beautiful, and useful site by Chad Mazzola with selected web fonts and font combinations. All open-source! Chad´s site even has an Atom feed …

13 ways designers screw up client presentations ★

A lively, enjoyable, and valid talk. Also, I like Mike´s slides very much. Mike Monteiro´s Keynote for Interaction Design Association. Assumptions prior to the client presentation: The work …

Open air bathing ★

Open air bathing is possible again (with some corona-constraints)

How economic inequality harms societies ★

How economic inequality harms societies, Richard Wilkinson, TEDGlobal 2011

I am not your Negro ★

"Why was it necessary to have a nigger in the first place? I am not a nigger. I am a man. When I´m not a …

The Details ★

The details are not the details; they make the product. Charles and Ray Eames Never to forget about it! I found the quote in The Details by …

The 10 Principles of Good Design ★

Dieter Rams The 10 Principles of Good Design as stated by Dieter Rams: Good design is innovative. The possibilities for innovation are not, by any means, exhausted. …

Google Webfonts Helper ★

Mario Ranftl has written the Google Webfonts Helper, which makes self-hosting Google fonts as simple as it can be. The service worker of my website …

Going Offline (book) ★

Going Offline by Jeremy Keith Going Offline is following the same agenda as Jeremy does in his talk. Of course, the book provides more background and …

Going Offline (video) ★

With Going offline, Jeremy Keith is giving an excellent talk about how to turn a website into a Progressive Web App (PWA). A PWA is …

Less, but better – Rams ★

Rams is a documentary by filmmaker Gary Hustwit about the legendary designer Dieter Rams. For decades, Dieter Rams was leading the design department of Braun, …

Progressive Web Apps – Where Do I Begin? ★

Progressive Web Apps – Where Do I Begin? is not mainly about the Service Worker. Aaron is pointing out that a Progressive Web App aims …

Into the Personal-Website-Verse ★

Into the Personal-Website-Verse is a plea for personal websites from Matthias Ott. Excellent stuff! Read it!

The Coronavirus ★

The gnarly thing has an evil core, thorns, and a tiny head with teeth all through the head.

This is a web page ★

At its heart, web design should be about words. Words don’t come after the design is done. Words are the beginning, the core, the focus. …

Thereabouts 3 – Discovering Colombia ★

Thereabouts 3: Discovering Colombia from CyclingTips on Vimeo.