MinneWebCon 2011

Each year at this time, it’s always a treat. Not because of the approaching holiday season, but rather because it’s the time that MinneWebCon announces its keynote speakers for the upcoming year. It’s a great honor to direct this conference, as I get to work with some incredible committee members who help plan the event.…

ArtKids

I am thrilled to announce that Apple has accepted a companion app to ArtAlphabet for the iPhone and iPod Touch call ArtKids. It is a photo flashcard game designed primarily for young children, and features beautiful children’s portraits taken by my collaborator Lauri Stumph of Minneapolis. Related: More information about ArtKids on http://www.aesthetesoftware.com ArtKids in…

ArtAlphabet

After several months of study and hard work, I am happy to announce that Apple has accepted ArtAlphabet, my new iPhone and iPod Touch application. It is an alphabet flashcard game designed primarily for young children, and secondarily for anyone who enjoys typography, design history, and art. It is one part educational game and one…

MinneWebCon 2.0

The planning committee is moving forward with preparations for version 2.0 of our conference. Visit the web site to submit a presentation proposal or catch up on some of the presentations, photos, and other details from 2008. Launch date: April 6, 2009 Related: MinneWebCon MinneWebCon on Twitter

Cascading Stylesheets (CSS) Update

Two developments regarding the University’s use of CSS for accessibly delivering web content: University Relations has released a CSS-positioned web template. Kathy Allen and Melissa Brown, who did the design and development, have both been active in the U’s CSS development group. Download files from the Web Depot. The University Technology Training Center is now…