Category: Industry

Drupal 7 Released

Drupal 7 – Easier and more powerful than ever | I love WordPress, but I keep my eye on Drupal. Actually, I keep both of my eyes on Drupal. Drupal 7 is a big deal. There is lots to check out, lots to learn from, and lots that’s different. I seriously have a goal […]

Posted: January 05, 2011

Net Neutrality: A Turning Point For Freedom And The Future

Net Neutrality: A Turning Point For Freedom And The Future. I was speaking with my wife and some friends the other day about the future (which tends to happen most around New Years) and the subject of ‘paying for email’ came up. I mentioned the phrase Net Neutrality and we discussed how awful it would […]

Posted: January 05, 2011

Adiós Flash, Hola Edge

ADC Presents – Preview of the “Edge Prototype” tool for HTML5 | Adobe TV. Edge is touted as “A tool for doing HTML5 animations” but personally I’m guessing this is how Adobe plans to handle the whole “Flash” situation as time goes on. A number of things struck me as I watched the video: Layer […]

Posted: October 26, 2010

Very Proud to Officially Present: Iron to Iron

I’ve spent the majority of my professional life working at an agency. While I attribute so much of my knowledge and experience to that work environment, I’ve always wanted to take things on myself, but not alone. As of November 1st, that dream will become reality.

Posted: October 25, 2010

The ALA 2010 Web Design Survey

A List Apart: Articles: The ALA 2010 Web Design Survey. This is important. Please take a few minutes now, or on your lunch to take the ALA 2010 Web Design Survey. Getting these sorts of statistics is a fantastic way to get a unique look at the landscape of our trade. It literally takes maybe […]

Posted: October 19, 2010

jQuery Mobile Alpha 1 Released

jQuery Mobile Alpha 1 Released | jQuery Mobile. This is super exciting. The announcement of jQuery Mobile had me pumped from reading the headline itself. I have come to know and trust jQuery not only due to its ease of use, but the people behind jQuery. The work the team has done for this first […]

Posted: October 18, 2010

We Haven’t Forgotten About Accessibility, Have We?

There was a time when accessibility conversations took place as much as the latest tricks with CSS or JavaScript. Has the world moved on, leaving accessibility in the dust? Realizing that I have done my fair share of neglecting accessibility best practices lately, I’m going to focus on it.

Posted: October 18, 2010

Typekit and Google Announce Open Source Collaboration

Typekit and Google Announce Open Source Collaboration « The Typekit Blog. I think this is great. Typekit is really making an impact with the service provided, and Google hopping on board is a really great thing for the both of them… and all of us. We’re happy to announce that we’ve teamed up with Google […]

Posted: May 19, 2010

Introducing Adobe Fireworks CS5

The details behind Fireworks CS5 have finally made it to the surface. While, as usual, it was on the back burner during all of the recent Adobe promotions surrounding the latest and greatest Creative Suite, I’m still excited about what’s coming to Fireworks CS5.

Posted: April 17, 2010

CSS Naked Day 2010

Although things have been quiet so far this year, I still plan on taking part in CSS Naked Day in 2010. If you’re unfamiliar with the concept, CSS Naked Day is: Where did my Design go? The idea behind this event is to promote Web Standards. Plain and simple. This includes proper use of (x)html, […]

Posted: April 07, 2010