Monday, March 17, 2014

The New York Times Redesign

Design

Excerpt from The New York Times’ redesign page: We’ve streamlined our article pages and created a more responsive interface with faster load times. So navigating between stories is easier and finding more content that appeals to you is just a … Continue reading →

Saturday, February 15, 2014

Sweep the Sleaze   

Design

Oliver Reichenstein, arguing back in 2012 against the ubiquitous social sharing buttons used by most websites: Social media buttons are not a social media strategy, even though they’re often sold that way. Excellent content, serious networking and constant human engagement … Continue reading →

Friday, August 23, 2013

Yahoo! is once again the top visited web property   

Technology

Liz Gannes, writing for AllThingsD: Yahoo properties got more unique U.S. visitors than any other company’s in July, according to comScore. They had 196.6 million, compared to 192.3 million for previous leader Google. What’s more, Yahoo’s numbers didn’t include the … Continue reading →

Monday, August 5, 2013

HTTPS Has Been BREACHed   

Technology

Dan Goodin reporting for Ars Technica: As Ars reported Thursday, an exploit dubbed BREACH—short for Browser Reconnaissance and Exfiltration via Adaptive Compression of Hypertext—can decode e-mail addresses, certain types of security tokens, and other secrets from encrypted webpages, often in … Continue reading →