Losability vs. Usability he rules of Web design can be summed up in two words: Whatever works. In other words, if your Web design is based on a strong business strategy, it sets its own standards. Itâ€™s like the siphon effectâ€”you prime the siphon by drawing a little water thro
FlickrBits All stuff that’s Flickr but not Flickr
Drupal Hosting Options Bryght is a Drupal host, but we offer it as a managed and supported service. We should be on this page too.
Minimalist Photography As An Artform. Minimalism as an artform is the idea of reducing something to it’s most basic form including colour, shape, value, lines and texture – or lack of. Basically a reduction of form to only the essentials of geometric abstraction. Within this, no attempt is ma
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Dodging and Burning in the Digital Darkroom Dodging and burning are among the oldest and most time honored techniques in the traditional darkroom. While the way we dodge and burn has changed in the digital darkroom, the techniques remain as helpful as ever.
Michelle Miller and her crew from Global TV swung by the Bryght office today to talk to Boris Mann about citizen journalism, blogging, podcasting, and web 2.0. He totally nailed it, walking them through the power of distributed hyper-local newsmakers and used the coverage of the London Bombings as an example. He showed them Flickr, Read More …
Ourmedia Nominated for Global Award Ourmedia has been nominated as the US finalist for the UN World Summit Awards. The team at Bryght would like to congratulate JD, Marc, and all the great volunteers that helped put the site together. Now with over 26,000 members and still growing!
Magnificent Seven: Bryght gets a Music Czar Colin just started at Bryght this week, but we took him down to Gnomedex a couple weeks back for his initiation ritual. Of course, while some of us contented ourselves with getting yelled at by Microsoft, Colin decided to out our whole Backstage plan on v
8 Simple Rules for Making Those Big-Ticket Photography Purchases There are certain rules that you might consider for your future purchasing. I offer these strictly for entertainment value only and whatever repercussions you face from your better half is at your own risk
Steve Ballmer on Evangelism, Innovation and Maybe Halo 3 In discussing if anyone has out-innovated Microsoft, he fails to mention (and Robert fails to prompt him with) the obvious example–Apple. To his credit, he does recognize that Google has “done some interesting stuff”.
Leanne Chan, Rory Richards and Kris Krug Podcast from the Bryght Office Among the subjects discussed in the 7-minute podcast are how Rory and Leanne decided to join forces as well as their involvement with ROUGE, a benefit for women in the film industry (Urban Vancouver is a sponsor), which is a spinoff of Red Read More …
I’m CD Swapping Get in where you fit in… Boris and I are doing the CD Swap 2.
Good Blog Consultants are Definitely More Than Just Implementers. Two guys sit down at a bar and start talking. One says to the other, “Hey, do you know how much hammers cost, and where I can buy one?” The other guy responds, “I dunno. I hear that a lot of people have hammers these days. Read More …
Drupal Ajax Usability Ajax Mistakes covers the top 10 things that Iâ€™d like to avoid when working with Ajax in Drupal.
Web 2.0 Definition From Wikipedia Web 2.0 is a term often applied to a perceived ongoing transition of the World Wide Web from a collection of websites to a full-fledged computing platform serving web applications to end users. Ultimately Web 2.0 services are expected to replace desktop c
Design for Web 2.0 15 questions to consider when figureing out what does design look like in a web 2.0 world. By Jason Kottke, Jason Fried, and Jeff Veen
150 Things You Can Do To Build Social Capital Social capital is built through hundreds of little and big actions we take every day. We’ve gotten you started with a list of nearly 150 ideas, drawn from suggestions made by many people and groups. Try some of these or try your own.
Eamonn’s Home: Flickring Families A good primer written for families who want to keep in touch using Flickr, written by Eamonn Sullivan. Useful tips.