‘explores scalable iconography’

Responsive Icons
Posted by jenett on 11/11/13

experimental visual project - A pinhole Movie Project
Posted by jenett on 09/13/13

an experiment with a warning

emojitracker: 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!

Posted by jenett on 07/31/13

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.

Posted by jenett on 06/30/13

experimental picture viewer

Posted by jenett on 11/12/12

'drawing with words'


(other experiments)

Posted by jenett on 10/28/12

'way beta' image editor

Posted by jenett on 10/18/12

experimental coolness

Meny - CSS 3D fold-in menu concept
Posted by jenett on 08/12/12

interesting 'proof of concept'

CSSWARP - CSS Text to Path Generator
[The Letter]
Posted by jenett on 08/04/12

'a true browser innovation'

Stainless: A multi-process browser for OS X

Note: Still in development, but pre-release version is available.

Posted by jenett on 07/31/12

'What would you discover?'


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.

Posted by jenett on 05/03/12

'slightly crazy idea'

jQuery Scroll Path

(background info)

Posted by jenett on 03/16/12

Who's tracking you?


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.

[The Letter]

Posted by jenett on 03/04/12

HTML5 canvas experiment

WebGL Liquid Surface
Posted by jenett on 12/31/11

'opening up education'


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...

[Free computer science classes online]

'responsive grid experiment'

Fluid Squares V2 (see demo)
Posted by jenett on 10/03/11

'proof-of-concept' for now

α is a tool that, given a transparent PNG or GIF file, will trace the opaque bits and create masks for them. You can use these masks to allow a user to click through the transparent bits of an image. outputs HTML, CSS and JavaScript for you to include on your site.


Note: This is not an endorsement.

Posted by jenett on 09/13/11

sounds of everyday things


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?

Posted by jenett on 09/02/11

'time travel' for images

Posted by jenett on 08/02/11

'open source experiment'

BrowserID – "A better way to sign in."
Posted by jenett on 07/18/11

audio visual arts

soundtoys – "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..."
Posted by jenett on 06/06/11

mobile mockup maker

Easily create mobile web app mocks you can share,
test on multiple platforms, and use in production.

Posted by jenett on 05/22/11

testing prototype in public

Welcome to is an experimental prototype (an 'alpha') of a new, single website for UK Government...

Posted by jenett on 05/12/11

experimental sharing project

HTML5 Snippets – "allows you to share html5 snippets. It's an small experimental project created by Roberto Brevé, currently in very alpha mode."
Posted by jenett on 05/08/11

'unusual creatures'

Underwater experiments (text in Russian)
(English translation)
Posted by jenett on 05/01/11

artwork repository (since 1993)


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.

(more info)

Posted by jenett on 04/30/11

'interactive weather charts'

WeatherSpark (beta)
Posted by jenett on 03/13/11

tinkering with the past

Automatypewriter – "a typewriter that can type by itself"
Posted by jenett on 11/01/10

html5 news experiment

Timeline Reader - AP Labs
Posted by jenett on 10/23/10

a video about... video

HDR Video A Reality
[The Donut Project]
Posted by jenett on 09/14/10

flash diversions

SP*C**L D*F*CTS (Flash)
Posted by jenett on 07/11/10

web-based notation & tablature

Vex Flow (see related tutorial)
Posted by jenett on 06/15/10

a little something different

input|output - astrofra's daily experimentations.
Posted by jenett on 06/13/10

shared data visualizations

Many Eyes
Posted by jenett on 06/05/10

'sticky notes online'

Listhings (beta) (blog)
Posted by jenett on 03/24/10

'visual toy'

eyecandy (Flash)
Posted by jenett on 11/08/09

'Clicker beta' invites

If you're interested in exploring Clicker beta ("Guide To Internet Television"), 5 invites are available here (link will work for the first 5 people who use it).
Posted by jenett on 10/20/09

'notice board maker'

Posted by jenett on 10/19/09

'getting software easy'

Volery Ninite Easy PC Setup and Multiple App Installer

Note: This is not an endorsement. (updated 10/23/09)

Posted by jenett on 10/07/09

online psychology experiment

Test My Brain
Posted by jenett on 06/21/09

'sorry Dave'

Posted by jenett on 05/16/09

coming this evening...

Wolfram|Alpha Blog: Counting Down
Posted by jenett on 05/15/09

history-based feeds

Ambient News Firefox extension (experimental)
Posted by jenett on 12/31/08

'rethinking of books'

Yale Books Unbound

It's a way of sharing books and the ideas within them, as well as facilitating some of our works in progress.

Posted by jenett on 10/09/08

'following conversations'

Posted by jenett on 10/08/08

arts and artists

Pop Experiment – "Experimental Pop Art, Music, Photography, Design and Culture Cross-Pollination"
Posted by jenett on 05/25/08

pixel pictures toy

Cubescape - Your own digital landscape
Posted by jenett on 05/15/08

experimental animation technique

My Paper Mind (Quicktime)
[Ireneo's Memory]
Posted by jenett on 02/25/08

'clustering' search demo

Carrot Clustering Engine
Posted by jenett on 12/07/07

experimental graphics

Posted by jenett on 10/26/05

experimental art

Posted by jenett on 09/14/04

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