Diigo Bookmarks 02/19/2020
- Space Adventures Announces Agreement with SpaceX to Launch Private Citizens on the Crew Dragon Spacecraft - Space Adventures
"Space Adventures, Inc. has entered into an agreement with SpaceX to fly private citizens on the first Crew Dragon free-flyer mission. This will provide up to four individuals with the opportunity to break the world altitude record for private citizen spaceflight and see planet Earth the way no one has since the Gemini program."
- SpaceX will fly space tourists on Crew Dragon for Space Adventures | Space
"The mission would last up to five days and could launch as early as late 2021, Space Adventures representatives told Space.com."
- [css-inline] vertically align to middle of cap height · Issue #4707 · w3c/csswg-drafts
"vertical-align: middle will align an element with the baseline of text minus half its x-height. This makes it a poor fit for glyph-sized elements like icons, which will always look a tad too low. Ideally we'd have a keyword (vertical-align: text-middle?)"
- Block Links, Cards, Clickable Regions, Etc. | Adrian Roselli
"Without thinking about the impact on screen reader users, that can make for extremely verbose controls. For voice users, it can be confusing what to say to select one of these."
- Large screen phones: a challenge for UX design
"Manufacturers did so much to increase the screen size, computational power and battery capacity whilst keeping phones thin, that switching the apps navigation to the bottom should have been the automatic response to this new paradigm."
- Overview ‹ AlterEgo -- MIT Media Lab
"AlterEgo is a non-invasive, wearable, peripheral neural interface that allows humans to converse in natural language with machines, artificial intelligence assistants, services, and other people without any voice--without opening their mouth, and without externally observable movements--simply by articulating words internally."