Web design

In online dating, data dictates design as well as matchmaking

Online dating startup Zoosk uses big data techniques and technologies for a lot more than just computing which members might make the best mates. Data from its young audience well versed in social media lets the company design a user experience that matches their expectations.

What does it take to make a web font? A lot of work

Now that modern web browsers can make greater use of more fonts, dozens of companies are springing up to service growing demand. But turning print typefaces into web fonts is no easy task, as one of the industry’s leading figures explained at the Ampersand conference.

Workflow: Web Design

OS X is a remarkably versatile platform, with a huge range of software on offer. Whether you’re a designer, musician, journalist, scientist…

Apple Drops LCD Prices

Excellent! And why not a shiny new Apple LCD to go with that 8 core beast? Apple dropped their prices across the…

Apple’s next Pad

June 6, 2004, I wrote: “I expect a new device from Apple – which is somewhere between a laptop and a PDA,…

Finally, a Broadband IPO

Motive raised $50 million in an intial public offering. The filing fell short of expected $55-to-$60 million the company had planned to…