Seems like Marius Hauken delivered the thesis in 2012. A short video is available on YouTube. He got several awards, at most three in one week.  A few of them are listed here.
 Hauken, Marius Aa., and Kunst- Og Designhøgskolen I Bergen. Same Shit, Different Wrapping (2012): Ca 200. Print.  Wikipedia-concept for smartphones and tablets https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V-xI-mPDLBo  Tre designpriser på en uke https://www.bt.no/nyheter/okonomi/i/eagk4/tre-designpriser-paa-en-uke  REDESIGNING WIKIPEDIA FOR MOBILE & TABLET https://europeandesign.org/submissions/redesigning-wikipedia-for-mobile-tablet/  Masteroppgave, redesign av Wikipedia for touchenheter ”Same shit different wrapping” https://www.grafill.no/visuelt/vinnere/2013/interaktiv-design/studentarbeid/masteroppgave-redesign-av-wikipedia-for-touchenheter-same-shit-different-wr On Thu, Dec 12, 2019 at 2:01 PM John Erling Blad <jeb...@gmail.com> wrote: > > I wrote 1996 in the subject field because that was the year I made a > wikisite with tabbed interface, and experimented with a paper-like > design in Xt. More or less what designers today would call a material > design. The present design is what I would call Monobook 2.0, and that > imply a 15 year old design. Monobook was rolled out in 2004-2005 if I > remember correctly. > > At nowiki we had a discussion with a designer from The Oslo School of > Architecture and Design around 2009, and he come up with a really nice > design. The design at SNL (the other Norwegian lexicon) starts to look > more and more like it. The design proposal was deemed to radical and > to simple for Wikipedia. He got several awards for the design. > > No, I'm not a designer, but I do like good design. > > On Thu, Dec 12, 2019 at 1:34 PM John Erling Blad <jeb...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > Thank you, but discussing how your site or any other specific site > > looked like in some year is an distraction. > > > > On Thu, Dec 12, 2019 at 12:30 PM Shlomi Fish <shlo...@shlomifish.org> wrote: > > > > > > Hi John! > > > > > > On Wed, 11 Dec 2019 22:47:21 +0100 > > > John Erling Blad <jeb...@gmail.com> wrote: > > > > > > > Could we please update them with a slightly more up-to-date skin? > > > > > > > > Take a look at our Norwegian competitor in the lexicon field. > > > > https://snl.no/kunstig_intelligens > > > > > > > > > > I took a look at https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Main_Page and it doesn't > > > look > > > anything like a geocities/etc. site from the 90s, and I feel it doesn't > > > look > > > bad. > > > > > > For the record that was my site at around 1998 - > > > https://old-1998-site.shlomifish.org/ and people complained enough that my > > > current site looks like "[insert year here]" that I added a FAQ entry: > > > > > > https://www.shlomifish.org/meta/FAQ/site_looks_old.xhtml > > > > > > See https://everybootstrap.site/ for how many contemporary sites look > > > like. > > > > > > Someone on freenode told me he thinks plain black-on-white sites look > > > great. > > > > > > Regards, > > > > > > Shlomi > > > > > > > John Erling Blad > > > > /jeblad > > > > _______________________________________________ > > > > Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: > > > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and > > > > https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: > > > > Wikimediafirstname.lastname@example.org Unsubscribe: > > > > https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, > > > > <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe> > > > > > > > > > -- > > > > > > Shlomi Fish https://www.shlomifish.org/ > > > https://www.shlomifish.org/lecture/C-and-CPP/bad-elements/ > > > > > > As it turns out, compiling a C program from more than 20 years ago is > > > actually > > > a lot easier than getting a Rails app from last year to work. > > > — https://passy.svbtle.com/building-vim-from-1993-today > > > > > > Please reply to list if it's a mailing list post - http://shlom.in/reply . _______________________________________________ Wikimedia-l mailing list, guidelines at: https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Mailing_lists/Guidelines and https://meta.wikimedia.org/wiki/Wikimedia-l New messages to: Wikimediaemail@example.com Unsubscribe: https://lists.wikimedia.org/mailman/listinfo/wikimedia-l, <mailto:wikimedia-l-requ...@lists.wikimedia.org?subject=unsubscribe>