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Stray neural firings captured as words. Sometimes design-focused, other times personal, usually topical and useless to most within nanoseconds of being published.

Plotting UX

What is User Experience (UX)? That’s a big question and a lot of considerably more talented people have tackled this subject much better and more eloquently than I probably can.


Welcome to the new tyHATCH.com! For nearly a decade this site has sat neglected. To my chagrin—and by being active on Twitter, Dribbble, LinkedIn

Conan 2011 Commencement Speech

Fantastic speech by Conan O’Brien. Gem for me is: It is our failure to become our perceived ideal that ultimately defines us and makes

WebVisions 2011

Just posted my slide deck on Slideshare for those of you who came to WebVisions last week. Huge amounts of thanks to Brad Smith

The Kelmscott Chaucer

Considered a masterpiece in fine art book printing, The Kelmscott Chaucer is inspiring to anyone who has the opportunity to view it.

Typeface movie

Typeface is a new documentary about the Hamilton Wood Type Museum in Two Rivers, Wisconsin. Wonder if we can get a screening in SLC?

Hero by happenstance

Sometimes life throws you really nasty curve-balls. Best you can do is keep going. Then there’s those who soldier on and create good from the

URL for navigation

Adam Darowski looks at how using your URL as part of your UI can be helpful for power users. I’ve long used this as