congratulations Reach Out! (Winner @ NetGuide Australian Web Awards)

Hooray for Reach Out! who were winners at the recently announced NetGuide Australian Web Awards Reach Out! is an initiative of the Inspire Foundation who are dedicated to making the future a great place for our young people. They’re a bunch of smart, dedicated and passionate people who have used the web well for a long time to help achieve their objectives and to communicate…

Read More

monkey lessons (step away from the nut)

Cameron Reilly posted earlier a story that he heard somewhere about how to catch a spider monkey, or more importantly, how important it can be to let go of the nut. In order to catch spider monkeys, hunters in South America simply walk through the jungle and drop heavy containers on the ground. These containers have very a narrow top and a wider bottom. Inside…

Read More

links for 15 March 2006

Searchscapes “SEARCHSCAPES: MANHATTAN” is an attempt to create a tridimensional map of Manhattan, using existing data from the web. The objective is to compare the city’s “physical spaces” and “information spaces” (search results). In the continuing theme of me hunting for cool map interfaces. This one is pretty cool. (tags: map dimensions text data interfacedesign)