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GDS nail it (again) - amazing documentation on process.
People come to GOV.UK with specific needs. Anything that gets between our users and meeting those needs should be stripped away. The design of GOV.UK reflects this, existing primarily as a way of providing the right content and services to our users. Find out here how we approach this challenge.
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Developer friends, would you mind looking at the following - and drop me a mail explaining what you believe every nav item would do.

http://demo.deanbirkett.name/6Y8OLC/#p=home

email: dean@deanbirkett.name

Thanks!!!
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Glad to see that <picture> won through in the end!

picturefill is the fix to use for now - https://github.com/scottjehl/picturefill

http://www.lukew.com/ff/entry.asp?1851
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Medium & The Great Discontent's blog style will be 2014's equivalent to what Pinterest was to search sites in 2012. - http://ngm-beta.nationalgeographic.com/2014/01/articles/impossiblerock/?id=1368#
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Death to IE9, the carousel, drop down hover states.... 2014 sounds good so far.
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"There should not be any lawful discrimination, therefore if something reasonably can be done with accessibility then we should demand that"

Good short BBC clip about the draft proposal for EU Accessibliity.

   #a11y  
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Ahhh the golden era of web development! ;)
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Went on a hot date last night with my lady friend. Here are some pics!
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Second part of my heuristic reviews on newspaper websites for +The European Library. This time I focus on the Berlin State Library website.

http://deanbirkett.name/articles/evaluating-newspaper-sites-II/
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Wrote a blog post about how we treat maps on the web. #ux
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This is pretty lovely looking. #Mobile  #UI #uidesign
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hah it looks like it!
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