-- Main.llyons - 15 Jan 2010 Post links to interesting material here.
"This page provides up-to-date information about the software that is currently available in ACCC Public Computer Labs running Microsoft Windows. A software application, software category, or collection may be selected to obtain more information about that item."
ACCC Lab Software
-- Main.cpable2 - 03 Feb 2010
A new "ribbon" interface is in the works for openoffice and I was able to find the link about the development. The news story is a bit out dated, but the prototype was last updated 1-26-2010 (as of this writing) The prototype is interactive and very functional for what it is.
Just click on try the prototype yourself.
-- Main.jlessn2 - 11 Mar 2010
If anyone is interested in graceful display of information, there's a guy doing a lot of interesting work named Hans Rosling. Here
's a 20 minute video from the 2006 TED (Technology Engineering Design) Conference. He focuses on visualization of data over time, and ways to elegantly display summarized data while allowing for easy access to tools to expand for more detail.
Web Application UI design guidelines:
Here are a couple of interesting links about web based applications user interface guidelines. Here is the link for IBM Design
. Here is another one from Sun Microsystems: Sun Web Application guidelines