Extenuating Circumstances

is a weblog by Dan Hon

Category: hci

BBC iPlayer – Don’t Cross the Streams

The web’s abuzz with the news that the BBC’s iPlayer has made its first tentative steps toward sanity and put together a Flash video based streaming service that’s DRM unencumbered. Roo’s put together a good review of the service, and assorted others have chimed in with their comments. I was going to do a Roo-style […]

More Google UI improvements

Google appear to be making more incremental improvements to their UI. Unlike the big-bang explosion of having Analytics being Veened, Google Calendar appears to have just done one tiny little bit of chrome, here: It’s the “My Calendars” navigation on the left hand pane of the Calendar interface. There’s a shiny “Add” now. Clicking it […]