marketing sucks

Jeff Veen, asked to judge an interactive design competition, rails against those still not on the cluetrain: User-centered design vs. marketing and image Most sites had no sense whatsoever of how to engage a potential customer through the Web. Of all the consumer electronics sites I evaluated, for example, not one compared to sites like […]

Installing WebObjects 5 on Linux

I installed WebObjects 5.0 successfully on debian 2.2 (testing). Here’s what I did: * download jdk 1.3.1 from sun and put it in /usr/local — available from http://java.sun.com/j2se/1.3/download-linux.html * install webobjects after renaming the files (they were mounted as all lowercase for me) using install.sh * set up my NEXT_ROOT and PATH environment variables in […]