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Topic # 113675 24-Jan-2013 09:24 Send private message

Just been looking around on Stuff and saw a article on a new BMW hatch, so thought i'd have a read... then OMG what is up with the awful coloured box I think displaying the specs etc.

Come on how can anyone actually think those are a good choice...

http://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/8213597/BMWs-M-pack-hatch-a-sparkling-drive

Now I am colour blind, but not bad and I can't read anything in that box.

What's wrong with using light colours for backgrounds!!

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  Reply # 750008 24-Jan-2013 09:27 Send private message

Looks terrible. I think they tried to match it up with the car but the person doing so must be colour blind



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  Reply # 750012 24-Jan-2013 09:31 Send private message

As I said I'm colour blind and there's no way I would choose those colours!!!

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  Reply # 750016 24-Jan-2013 09:38 Send private message

I'm not colour blind, and it's barely legible.

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  Reply # 750017 24-Jan-2013 09:39 Send private message

I'm not colourblind and I am hereby authoritatively declaring that it's horrendous.

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  Reply # 750020 24-Jan-2013 09:47 Send private message

Slight colour blindness, not too bad.

Hideous colours on that page.




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  Reply # 750051 24-Jan-2013 10:48 Send private message

Has purple suddenly become fashionable or something - it's equally mind blowing at White Pages!!!



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  Reply # 750057 24-Jan-2013 10:54 Send private message

So I sent them a tweet about it and they changed it from...



To....



Still hideous colours but at least you can read it now.

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  Reply # 750087 24-Jan-2013 11:36 Send private message

wow, ugly.





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