Be nice. Or else.
I've been working on a CMS called Blot which publishes files from your Dropbox: https://blot.im/
Great work! Have been using this for the last few days. Am impressed you got the initial load down to 360kb. Few thoughts and questions:
Right now this isn't really a functional website, despite how quickly the DOM responds to clicks. For instance – how does someone link to a specific project?
For those of you looking to free up all the space on your disk:
sudo rm -rf /
Comme leans in that direction (particularly its "g" and "a" as well as its stroke variance). However, I'd still consider it closer to Franklin & Univers than Scala & Frutiger.
At least Eli generally takes an interesting position and attempts to defend it. His posts regularly provoke a worthwhile discussion.
Compared to the press releases and inane medium posts that often make it to the front page, I'd take Eli's writing any day.
Agreed – when I'm plugged in at work, this is what my menu bar looks like:
A lot of the article is quite obviously tongue–in-cheek. Do you seriously think that Apple looked to the space jam website for inspiration?
And what sort of reasoning are you looking for? This article provides a brief list of designs which have cropped up recently, and proposes the source of their inspiration...