Posts Tagged ‘uk’

Nice work, guv

Friday, June 21st, 2013

Erwann reminded me yesterday of how nice a job the UK Government, of all places, has been doing of revamping and unifying all their websites to make a lot of complicated information really quite accessible. They even won the London Design Museum’s 2013 Design of the Year Award earlier this year.

Their design principles are well worth a look, too.

Streetview gallery

Thursday, March 11th, 2010

Thanks to Google Streetview’s new 95% coverage of the UK, which went live yesterday, here’s a visual history of all the houses I ever lived in over there, until I moved to Ireland. Obviously I’m not telling you where they are, though :)

1971-1987

1971-1987

1987-1993

1987-1993

1993-1996

1993-1996

1996-1998

1996-1998

1998-2000

1998-2000

(Although the cars have been spotted out and about in Ireland, there’s no coverage here yet…)