Tuomo Suominen

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ReadiumCSS alpha is available

<i>This guest post is from Jiminy Panoz, who spends his days wrestling CSS and vendors and doing all the eprdctn dirty work.</i>We are happy to announce …

Notes from Berlin: DPUB Summit Highlights

<i>This is a guest post by Ken Jones –</i> <i>Ken specialises in writing workflow applications and offering training and consultancy for publishers on print and</i> …

Software

Useful links for the future of EPUB: Specifications, repositories and drafts for 3.0.1 to 3.2

Twitter In Feb. 2017, the merger of the IDPF with the W3C was announced , at which point the EPUBZone twitter feed, run by the IDPF...

Why Specs Change: EPUB 3.2 and the Evolution of the Ebook Ecosystem

<i>This is a guest post from Dave Cramer, a co-chair of the W3C Community Group, an ebookcraft favourite, and an #eprdctn old-timer.</i>It takes much more …

Readium-Based EPub3 Apps Released for Android, iOS

eBook app development is almost a dead field, but after years of only being able to report on new features in the Kindle apps, I am pleased to report …

Fougeron Architecture overhauls Victorian townhouse in San Francisco

A vivid orange stairwell and a canted glass facade are among the modifications that US studio Fougeron Architecture has made to a century-old house …

Architecture

Nendo exploits acoustic properties of beechwood for transparent Bunaco speaker

Nendo has designed a wireless speaker for Japanese brand Bunaco, using a thin strip of coiled beechwood trapped inside a transparent casing.<p>Nendo …

How to Brew Coffee for a Crowd | Blue Bottle

Hosting a get-together is a balancing act. You want people to feel taken care of, but you also want to visit with your guests. It seems that just …

Pour Over Coffee Drip Brewing Guide - How to Make Pour Over Coffee

What You'll Need<p>Brew Time<p>2½ - 3 minutes<p>Have Questions?<p>Share<p>Background<p>The ritual of the pour over is like a meditation: There’s no machine in your …

SPY Guide: Pour-Over Coffee For Beginners

What’s the latest trend percolating in the coffee world? It’s pour-over coffee. Why is this happening you ask, while slowly tightening your grip on …

Coffee

Why I Use Page List, and How

Robust navigation is a hallmark of EPUB3. Along with the reading system table of contents and the inside-the-book contents, Landmarks and Page List …

Our Favorite Road Trip Ready Brew Gear

Apr 03, 2015<p>We know better than to rely on roadside diners and gas stations to get us where we’re going. Here are some of our favorite brewers and …

Brewing with AeroPress: Pro-Tips from Kelly Sanchez | Blue Bottle

With its amber cylinders and clinical sheen, it’s not surprising that some see AeroPress as a mysterious brewing method. “It’s so different from …

Daniel Kamp Has Designed A Minimalist Pour Over Coffee Brewer

Daniel Kamp, a New Zealand-based designer, together with technologists and artisans in New York, have created The Press Pour Over Brewer – a coffee …

Do You Need a Scale to Make Coffee? | Blue Bottle

Scales are indispensable to scientists, chefs, and Blue Bottle baristas alike, so it’s strange that one of the coffee world’s most stubborn myths is …

How to Make Your Pour-Over Coffee Taste Better (For Free)

Coffee: quite possibly the first good, happy thing you wake up to, so don't you want yours to taste as delicious as it can? Here are a few easy, simple tips for ensuring you are brewing only the best pour-over coffee.<p>Rinse the paper filter with hot water before brewing the coffee. Try it, and …

Coffee

Brew with AeroPress

Step 1<p>Measure and grind<p>Measure and grind 17g of coffee — one rounded AeroPress spoonful or about 2 ½ Tablespoons. Grind the coffee about as fine as …

Three Ways to Use the December Dripper to Brew Better Coffee

Three Ways to Use the December Dripper to Brew Better Coffee by MichaelWe, like 779 other Kickstarter backers, are eagerly awaiting the arrival of …

Brew with Hario V60

Step 1<p>Fold and rinse filter<p>Fold the filter into a cone shape and rinse it in the Hario dripper with water just off the boil (about 205°F) to …

Coffee With: Daisuke Matsushima of Paddlers Coffee

<b>How do you take your coffee?</b><p>Black. (Always!)<p><b>What's your favorite place to drink morning coffee?</b><p>The bench outside of my cafe.<p><b>What makes Tokyo</b> …

Coffee Brewing Guide | Coffee Tasting Guide

The Basics of Better Coffee<p>Use freshly roasted and just-ground coffee.<p>Brew with water heated to between 195 and 205F.<p>Use 1.6–2 grams whole bean …

December Dripper Review: Refine Your Pour-Over Coffee Method | WIRED

Author: Joe Ray. Joe Ray Gear<p>Date of Publication: 10.28.17.<p>Time of Publication: 7:30 am. 7:30 am<p>Review: December Dripper<p>Sub Title: Coffee With a Twist<p>…

Buy: Field Barista Coffee Grinder

One of the latest additions to Snow Peak's portable Field Barista Kit, this high quality coffee grinder takes its queues from professional grade equipment. Made in Japan from stainless steel and iron, the product's all-important adjustable burr is crafted from ceramic. In addition to being small in …

How a London gallerist uncovered a trove of 1960s and 70s pulp illustration

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Illustration

Photographer Puts Her Amazing Archive of Photos From the 1970s NYC Punk Rock Scene on Instagram

Julia Gorton, a talented New York City photographer and graphic has shared some of her most iconic photos from the 1970’s punk rock scene on her …

What does the publishing industry bring to the Web?

(Disclaimer: many of the thoughts and opinions in this blog are of my own, and not necessarily shared by the W3C as a whole. Putting it another way: …

Good Enough: A Meditation on the Past, Present and Future of EPUB

<i>This is a guest post from Dave Cramer, co-chair of the W3C’s EPUB 3 Community Group, and member of the CSS Working Group, in addition to being Senior</i> …

W3C Publishing Summit 2017: An Ebook Dev’s View

<i>This is a guest post from Teresa Elsey from Houghton Mifflin Harcourt.</i>The W3C put on its first Publishing Summit on November 9 and 10 in San …

On the Slow Adoption of EPUB 3

The slow adoption of EPUB 3 was a major thread to come out of the Publishing Summit at W3C’s TPAC, even though it was recommended in October 2011. I …

7 Wild, Wonderful Icons Of Postmodern Architecture

Pomo’s wackiness was an antidote for modernism’s asceticism. And decades after its heydey, it’s finally getting its due.<p>Imagine only being able to color with a No. 2 pencil, then suddenly being able to use a full Prismacolor set. That’s what the transition from modernism to postmodernism was like. …