Re: animation frenzy

Jonathan Gapen (
Tue, 17 Dec 1996 22:02:55 -0600

From: Jonathan Gapen <>
Date: Tue, 17 Dec 1996 22:02:55 -0600
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Subject: Re: animation frenzy

Le 17-D=E9c-96, David Perrell a =E9crit:

>I just tried to read an interview with L.A. mayor Richard Riordan on
>Microsoft's web site. Good interview. BUT WHY O WHY DID MS WWW
>DESIGNERS MAKE IT SO DIFFICULT TO READ? Goddamn stupid animated logos
>flashing and changing in the lower left corner of the window made it
>almost impossible to concentrate on what I was reading.

    The whole "browser war" thing to date has been also a battle of style=
flash over substance.  If they can't put all sorts of gimmicky, useless l=
bits on their pages, how can they demonstrate the superiority of Internet=


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Jonathan Gapen <>