links for 2009-10-02
by Martin Belam, 2 October 2009
"...a few criticisms don’t mean I think these experiments aren’t worthwhile. Far from that, I think it’s great to finally see some interface exploration in terms of commenting and not just content presentation by news websites. Hopefully, this is a sign of things to come. It’s long past time that news organisations realise that the volume of comments they receive requires something more than flat, linear comment threads below blog posts or articles."
Sometimes a picture paints a thousand words. Or a billion words, perhaps.
"After our recent hackday on music visualisation we ran a quick two week sprint with the R&D Prototyping team to develop a combination of the best and the most feasible of the ideas that came out". That is one way of ensuring that hack day ideas don't evaporate into the ether.