[Oberon] BB Kernel Size

Jack Johnson knapjack at gmail.com
Fri Jan 20 22:35:14 CET 2006

On 1/20/06, Douglas G. Danforth <danforth at greenwoodfarm.com> wrote:
> BUT again what have you gained by having this "eye candy".

Tufte and others like to think in terms of data density.  Though eye
candy doesn't always equal data density, Raskin and others have shown
that those extra pixels can be used to convey information.  So I say
don't ditch them, just utilize them.

> "shallowness" of our evolving world culture.

I suppose we reap what we sow, though I might not agree that we're
evolving towards shallowness.  I think we're flattening, and the
frosting just smooshes out easier. :)


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