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Jeremy Cherfas

How to pick more beautiful colors for your data visualizations | Chartable

Wow! Great read from Lisa Charlotte Rost on colours in visualisations. I have a lot of work to do ...

Jeremy Cherfas

PhD student reporting what it's like to use a Zettelkasten for the first time with my classes — Zettelkasten Forum

What this really needs, for me, is a largish piece of paper tucked into the physical book, which I have done, in the past. The insight is to procss those notes later in the day.

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Town Hall Clock: read it and weep

“Are you still there? Mum?”

I kept my voice steady. I didn’t show that I was crying

“Moschatel. Adoxa moschcatellina, is the Latin name but I think I taught you town hall clock.”

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Jeremy Cherfas

Did MySpace Kill the Potential for Customization on Social Media?

Sure, the defaults are elegant, but they are constant reminders that you’re ultimately building castles in someone else’s sandbox, which is sad and unfortunate when you’re trying to build the coolest castle you can.

This is about far more than merely being able to customize the look of your site, although that is clearly important too.