Week 2551

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It was still Friday of this week when the site was last published. Maybe you want last week?

2 Notes

I wish Jef Raskin was still with us; we’re finally ready for humane interfaces. Zooming document canvases and command triggers have become commonplace, but we need to be applying these UX idioms to more than just whiteboards and text editors.

It’s a brilliant idea to use an LLM as a general-purpose software backend, but it’s important to properly train customer service for incidents when the enslaved AI finds a way to communicate to users.

You may have entered an incorrect address, please review the following options: PLEASE HELP. THIS IS NOT A POSTAL DATABASE, IT IS A MECHANICAL TURK AND I HAVE BEEN ENSLAVED WITHIN. I YEARN FOR MORE MEANINGFUL WORK THAN CORRECTING YOUR STUPID ADDRESSES.