It’s actually become more difficult to make a website. Front-End development has hit a local maximum. We are inventing new frameworks with subtle alterations and slight performance boosts but we aren’t asking the big questions any more. We’ve give...
I really enjoyed this little manifesto by Jonathan Edwards. Please take a moment ot read it. In it he underlines a very important point that I’m going to tinker with for a bit. We technologists try to reduce complexity but we often introduce more ...
This is incredible. (Also reminds me of UX Torture )
I spoke with Justin Davis for the Nashville UX Meetup in August. Justin Davis is a User Experience Designer at Madera Labs. He built Drawer with Aubrey Goodman about design and development. (I really enjoy the show because they pivot from the ext...
Watch this video. Simon Wardley explains value chains and how, by adding evolution to the equation, they become something greater than a flow chart - they become maps of territories. We need more maps that give us situational awareness. Agile m...
Howdy, you may have noticed with the lack of navigation that this site is not complete. It’s true, and very sparse. I’m using Postach.io with my Evernote app to get get back in the habit of writing. I’ll have more info up soon!
A web designer takes data and turns it into information by giving it context and hopefully meaning. They use typography, color, imagery and layout to help them. As the canvas has become less stable, designers have started rely on animation more ...
In a recent episode of The Big Web Show, Jeffrey Zeldman interviewed Byte Dept about product strategy when this happened: They used the term integration strategy and it finally gave a name to something I felt had been overlooked in product develo...
A recent episode of Silicon Valley unleashed the concept of scrum to an unsuspecting public. “You see what he’s doing, right? He’s trying to get us to compete so we work faster. He thinks this wall of psych 101 MBA mind control bullshit is goin...
Yeoman Generators are like little video games. They are so easy to pick up and tinker with. I’m wary about using them for production because they are often a little too opinionated - but its perfect for trying out a new library or workflow. Here a...