Some Books

It’s the holiday period so I ordered a lot of books over the last few weeks. I already talked about “Free As In Freedom”:http://www.zefhemel.com/archives/2004/08/12/free-software-the-religion and earlier a tiny bit about “Eats, Shoots & Leaves”:http://www.zefhemel.com/archives/2004/06/07/capostrophe. A couple of days ago my pre-ordered book by “Joel Spolsky”:http://www.joelonsoftware.com arrived. The one with the 5-line title. I’m not kidding:Continue reading “Some Books”

Text Legibility and Readability on the Web

I just found this very intersting test report: “Legibility and readability on the World Wide Web”. A couple of Argentian researchers did a test with 123 American people. Among others they tested what fonts they could read the fastest and most accurate; what the optimum number of characters per line is; and what’s the bestContinue reading “Text Legibility and Readability on the Web”