Make the Logo Bigger

Make the logo as big as you can Make the logo bigger, yeah! That logo isn’t big enough So make the logo bigger Bigger, bigger, make it big! Make the logo bigger! –Make the Logo Bigger (Burn Back) Awesome heavy metal spoof of a naive request that web designers hear from their clients all the time. Displaying the client’s static logo is not the the best use of the user’s screen…

Teens, Privacy and Online Social Networks

While many teens post their first name and photos on their profiles, they rarely post information on public profiles they believe would help strangers actually locate them such as their full name, home phone number or cell phone number. At the same time, nearly two-thirds of teens with profiles (63%) believe that a motivated person could eventually identify them from the information they publicly provide on their profiles. –Lenhart and…

What Time is Dinner?

Today many people find it strange that the biggest meal of the day once centered around noon, but it made great sense at the time. Artificial lighting such as oil lamps and candles were expensive, and provided weak illumination at best. So people went to sleep at sundown, because it’s difficult to work and eat in the dark. The last meal of the day was a rushed affair, a quick…