Post Profile

Comic about the creation of Twitter

In a brand new series for the Webby Awards where I'm editor-at-large, I commissioned the talented comic artist Andy Warner to illustrate the wild history of the Web, from inspiring eureka moments to crackpot ideas that changed the world to fantastic failures. The first comic in the series is: "Twitter's First Chirps"! And for more of Andy's work, I highly recommend his absolutely wonderful book just out this week, Brief Histories of Everyday Objects, the illustrated stories behind life’s most common and underappreciated items.
read more


Related Posts

The 16th Annual Webby Awards Nominees Have Been Announced

Humor : Laughing Squid

The nominees have been announced for the 16th Annual Webby Awards. The Webby Awards honor the best of the web and the nominees are chosen by members of the International Academy of Digital Arts and Sciences. Voting for The Webby Peo...

Comic about the woman who invented the coffee filter

Humor / odd : Boing Boing

Over at Backchannel, comic artist Andy Warner's illustrated the story of Melitta Bentz, a German housewife who in 1908 invented the coffee filter. Read the rest

‘The Shape of Ideas’, A Comic by Grant Snider That Illustrates the Nature of Ideas

Humor : Laughing Squid

“The Shape of Ideas” is a recent comic by artist Grant Snider in his Incidental Comics series. The comic illustrates the nature of different kinds of ideas and how a creative person could pursue them. Both sets of comics are availab...

The Webbys 25 for 25, A Celebration of the Past and Future of the World Wide Web

Humor : Laughing Squid

25 Years of Memes The Webbys 25 for 25 is a collection of 25 projects celebrating the past and future of the World Wide Web on its 25th anniversary commissioned by The Webby Awards in conjunction with the World Wide Web Consortium (...

Talent Freaks, A Web Series Exploring the Creative Processes of Five Charleston, South Carolina Artists

Humor : Laughing Squid

Talent Freaks the series Teaser Talent Freaks is a new web series by All Aces Media and director Andy Coon that explores the creative processes of five unique artists from Charleston, South Carolina. You can view more episodes and w...


Copyright © 2016 Regator, LLC