Posts Tagged: communicate

a long goodbye

This website has been silent and static for about three months, and that’s intentional. I’m still here; follow me on twitter or pinterest if you don’t believe me. But I won’t be here much longer. positdesign.com will slowly vanish over the next three months, at which point I’ll be opening doors over at codewordart.com I… Read more »

kenyon vowel chart

Super basic, intro-level International Phonetic Alphabet. There is nothing remotely like this or as useful as this or as cleanly-designed as this on the interwebs, and I have looked. So I made one for you. Dear the interwebs, you are welcome.

stanislav petrov saves the world

back at base, bugs in the software flash the message: something’s out there… Twenty-seven years ago today, a man named Stanislav Petrov saved the entire world. Petrov was a Lieutenant Colonel working in a top-secret Soviet nuclear defense bunker outside of Moscow. One of his co-workers called out sick, and he got stuck working a… Read more »

fun without prefixes

This is brilliant: It had been a rough day, so when I walked into the party I was very chalant, despite my efforts to appear gruntled and consolate. I was furling my wieldy umbrella for the coat check when I saw her standing alone in a corner. She was a descript person, a woman in… Read more »

Happy Ada Lovelace Day!!

In the last three weeks, my programming class has kept me too busy playing my hand at being Ada to put together a coherent piece on the order of last year’s ALD post. But I’m already planning something all-out for next year. So this one’s a quickie. Much of tech right now is dominated by… Read more »