Monthly Archives: March 2010

March 31, 2010

Twitter4J

A fantastic Java library for Twitter.

iTunes 9.1

Adds support for the iPad as well as new Genius features. What I’m most pleased about, however, is the fact that they finally changed the option that read “mark as watched” even when dealing with audio-only podcasts to “mark as played”.

March 29, 2010

PS3s to lose Linux support

The next system software update for the PlayStation 3 (PS3) system will be released on April 1, 2010 (JST), and will disable the “Install Other OS” feature that was available on the PS3 systems prior to the current slimmer models, launched in September 2009.

It’s not often that console features are removed via software patches.

£17,500 a year

Warner Bros. in the UK has published a job listing for an intern to dig through known piracy mediums in order to “gather information” and report back to the studio.

March 28, 2010

The Opposite of Fitt's Law

If we should make UI elements we want users to click on large, and ideally place them at corners or edges for maximum clickability — what should we do with UI elements we don’t want users to click on? Like, say, the “delete all my work” button?

A fantastic post, as usual.