for blind/low-vision usersWebAnywhere: A Screen Reader On the Go (Beta Release)
‘dead links are a problem’Amber
(currently in beta)
Amber is an open source tool for website owners and administrators to safeguard the promise of the URL: that information placed online can remain there, even amidst network or endpoint disruptions.
on bucking ‘the Spec’Nested links
Note: I can't say I'm convinced as to the usefullness of the ‘<object> trick’ (or nested links for that matter). /j.j
icons made with CSSlittlebox
alternative to ‘data maps’London Squared Map — “making the city easier to read”
new social ‘tool’Block Together (beta)
A web app intended to help cope with harassment and abuse on Twitter.
Note: This is not an endorsement.
local data aggregator (prototype)CityDashboard
‘CSS drawing experiment’A Single Div
considerate to usersjQuery Confirm Mailto
a collaborative art projectWallpeople
One of our purposes is to return art to the streets and reclaim the public space as a means of expression and citizen interaction...
getting aroundIsoscope | Exploring Mobility
‘explores scalable iconography’Responsive Icons
experimental visual projectStenop.es - A pinhole Movie Project
an experiment with a warningemojitracker: realtime emoji use on twitter
It updates at the speed of updates on twitter in realtime, and thus contains rapidly updating visuals that may possibly cause problems for those sensitive to such things? I'm not sure, but I don't want to risk it, so here is a warning!
a 'cosmos journalism experiment'The Daily Portal
THE DAILY PORTAL is about the future we're making and what it's doing to us.
ITS MISSION is to open the portals between people, so they can better know each other and work together.
experimental picture viewerHUGEpic
experimental coolnessMeny - CSS 3D fold-in menu concept
interesting 'proof of concept'CSSWARP - CSS Text to Path Generator
'a true browser innovation'Stainless: A multi-process browser for OS X
Note: Still in development, but pre-release version is available.
'What would you discover?'MillionShort
Million Short is an experimental web search engine (really, more of a discovery engine) that allows you to REMOVE the top million (or top 100k, 10k, 1k, 100) sites from the results set. We thought might be somewhat interesting to see what we'd find if we just removed an entire slice of the web.
'slightly crazy idea'jQuery Scroll Path
Who's tracking you?Collusion
Collusion is an experimental add-on for Firefox and allows you to see all the third parties that are tracking your movements across the Web. It will show, in real time, how that data creates a spider-web of interaction between companies and other trackers.
public beta test siteIntroducing the beta of GOV.UK » Welcome to GOV.UK Beta (Test), clearer, faster access to UK government services and information
'opening up education'OpenClassroom
[Free computer science classes online]
Stanford Engineering professors are offering three of the school's most popular computer science courses for free online this fall, and at the same time launching an experiment that could transform the way online education is delivered...
'responsive grid experiment'Fluid Squares V2 (see demo)
'proof-of-concept' for nowαlphaPun.ch
Note: This is not an endorsement.
sounds of everyday thingsSoundAffects
What would we learn if we changed the way we looked at our cities? What if, instead of just looking at them, we could listen to them?
'time travel' for images64yourself(beta)
'open source experiment'BrowserID – "A better way to sign in."
'turntable + mixer experiment'The Wheels Of Steel: Turntables in your browser (a web-based DJ prototype)
audio visual artssoundtoys – "established to provide a space for the exhibition of exciting new works by a growing community of audio visual artists, while also providing a forum for discourse around new technologies and the nature of soundtoys..."
another mobile mockup makermobjectify - Mockup your mobile website prototype in minutes
mobile mockup makermokk.me
Easily create mobile web app mocks you can share,
test on multiple platforms, and use in production.
artwork repository (since 1993)SITO
SITO is an on-going art experiment, an on-line art community, a twisty art playground. Most of what SITO is takes place on our web site (and, of course, in the hearts and minds of the artists involved); and occasionally in the non-virtual world of paper, cafés, universities, and so on.
'interactive weather charts'WeatherSpark (beta)
tinkering with the pastAutomatypewriter – "a typewriter that can type by itself"
a video about... videoHDR Video A Reality
[The Donut Project]
flash diversionsSP*C**L D*F*CTS (Flash)
a little something differentinput|output - astrofra's daily experimentations.
'getting software easy'
Note: This is not an endorsement. (updated 10/23/09)
'to give users control'Vanish: Enhancing the Privacy of the Web with Self-Destructing Data
online psychology experimentTest My Brain
coming this evening...Wolfram|Alpha Blog: Counting Down
history-based feedsAmbient News Firefox extension (experimental)
arts and artistsPop Experiment – "Experimental Pop Art, Music, Photography, Design and Culture Cross-Pollination"
experimental animation techniqueMy Paper Mind (Quicktime)
'clustering' search demoCarrot Clustering Engine
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