1. This Is Not a Vermeer ™, the first post in a great series on art authenticity.

    This Is Not a Vermeer ™, the first post in a great series on art authenticity.

  2. Love these old Apple prototypes from Hartmut Esslinger of Frog Design (via Kottke)

    Love these old Apple prototypes from Hartmut Esslinger of Frog Design (via Kottke)

  3. I started reading this beautiful photo review of the original Sony Walkman, and promptly got sucked into an evening of design porn. I can’t get enough of this stuff.  (via Sony Walkman TPS-L2 — Minimally Minimal)

    I started reading this beautiful photo review of the original Sony Walkman, and promptly got sucked into an evening of design porn. I can’t get enough of this stuff. (via Sony Walkman TPS-L2 — Minimally Minimal)

  4. This long essay describing the development of Threes gives wonderful insight into the craft involved in building a successful app (via THREES - A tiny puzzle that grows on you.)

    This long essay describing the development of Threes gives wonderful insight into the craft involved in building a successful app (via THREES - A tiny puzzle that grows on you.)

  5. I like how many distinct ways Ramsey Nasser found to explore the idea of programming in Arabic (via Artist’s Notebook: Ramsey Nasser - ANIMAL).

    I like how many distinct ways Ramsey Nasser found to explore the idea of programming in Arabic (via Artist’s Notebook: Ramsey Nasser - ANIMAL).

  6. I’m always inspired by this little segment from Ira Glass (lovingly illustrated by frohlocke).

  7. I just love how obsessive the @Medium team is about getting the details right. Great to see this level of craft.

"How hard could it be to draw a horizontal line on the screen?" (via Crafting link underlines on Medium — Medium)

    I just love how obsessive the @Medium team is about getting the details right. Great to see this level of craft.

    "How hard could it be to draw a horizontal line on the screen?" (via Crafting link underlines on Medium — Medium)

  8. When we get our own place, I’ll be sorely tempted to start lettering the walls. (via plain as dave)

    When we get our own place, I’ll be sorely tempted to start lettering the walls. (via plain as dave)

  9. Beautiful and thoughtful memorial for the Utøya massacre in Norway. (via Bustler: Swedish artist Jonas Dahlberg to design July 22 Memorial sites in Norway)

    Beautiful and thoughtful memorial for the Utøya massacre in Norway. (via Bustler: Swedish artist Jonas Dahlberg to design July 22 Memorial sites in Norway)

  10. Great fence. (via A Fence of Mirrors Reflects the Changing Landscape | Colossal)

    Great fence. (via A Fence of Mirrors Reflects the Changing Landscape | Colossal)