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8 October 2012

Writing

  1. Midcult

    Some bits about “midcult”, Dwight Macdonald’s term for middlebrow culture.

Links

  1. Skala Preview, a Mac app by Bjango

    Quite magic Mac and iOS app for previewing graphics on iOS devices. Live updates as you change things in Photoshop.

Tweets

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    @spaceboy You should get it fixed.

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    @designswarm If that’s BRIG, I was there before anyone this morning :)

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    @davelee @nevali @ruskin147 Ta. I understand - it’s always annoying when you’re concentrating on writing, but does feel like an omission.

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    @davelee @nevali @ruskin147 Ta! Out of interest, is there a reason Media UK, Radioplayer, Capital’s app, etc don’t get links?

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    Why doesn’t this BBC News story about the new iPlayer Radio NOT LINK TO IT? Or Radioplayer. bbc.in/PPrMrl Strewth, blood from a stone

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    @revdancatt @blech I’d never have found double-tap to like. But then I don’t like much anyway :)

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    @revdancatt Yeah, and I still think it means “zoom in” too.

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    @revdancatt Apparently that’s new normal intuitive behaviour. bit.ly/QMa0Yt I’d never heard of or used such a thing before!

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    @ianbetteridge Such a bad analogy and yet people seem to love it!

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    @thatdamnbray Unfortunately @samuelpepys couldn’t continue writing his diary past May 1669 because his eyes got too bad.