Entries like this remind me how Fake Steve Jobs is so eerily close to the original—and how the font identification skill level of a tech journalist might be much higher than we (designers) think.
Cabel Sasser of Panic Software, if you’re listening, I think you’ll like the above.
Lookie here. Its Workflow page is written directly comparing “The Old Way” with “The New Way” of doing things. Brilliant approach for a product that blends the functionalities of several pre-existing programs so you don’t have to Apple+Tab like crazy.
There should be more web copy written in this manner, although I regret that the reappearance of the same block of text over and over again (“Start with Illustrator to make vector graphics you can use at high resolutions…” etc.) weakened it.
See Panic’s Coda for comparison.
Namely, by residing here until March 4.
MEANWHILE, to keep you busy, here’s a list of most rule of thumb known to man in one convenient website, including a guide to roughly estimate distance using just your thumb and pair of eyes.