I’m seeing a very ugly trend on the web today. Lots of people having taken a liking to “Helvetica Neue” font. Why is that? It renders terribly.
This image shows what Helvetica Neue looks like on my home PC, my work computer, and my laptop. About 60% of the time I click through to a site using this font, I’ll close it right away. It’s just that hard to read.
Jack Sinclair is a pretty impressive kid. When he was 15, he and his dad rode their bicycles across Australia. And I mean west to east, not north to south. In a family of cyclists, they have a lot of bikes – and bikes are always tough to organise. You want them to be out of the way, but not so much that you have to move boxes before you go for a ride.
Enter this little beauty: A ceiling mount bike lift!
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