The Quick & Dirty:

  • 9+ years in the biz, 10 messing around
  • All the latest in HTML, CSS, JS & PHP (Sorry, no .net or Ruby skills yet)
  • Cross-browser compatible code from Photoshop or Illustrator files.. or napkins!
  • Custom Specialities in Wordpress theming & plugins, Twitter & jQuery
  • Subversion, server-log analysis, and blocking hack-attempts (of late).
  • Data/Project Geek. I ♥ timelines.

I’ve compiled some handy PHP functions I’ve had to whip up. More extensive code-samples are also available.

Wordpress-from-Photoshop/Illustrator

Wordpress-from-static HTML

Wordpress-from-Photoshop

design

Font Path Viewer

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uxzentrisch – User Experience Blog

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Web Symbols typeface

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Touchable area of Screen Sizes

In my ever-present attempt to describe the tablet market-frenzy, and understand what makes “the best” tablet, I’ve compiled some numbers. I’ve had these around for awhile, but with hearing the recommendation of 30 pixels minimum for buttons (and having a horrendous time on the smallest of buttons on all sizes of honeycomb tablets) I figured …

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Politilines shows what candidates talk about during debates

If you don't watch the candidate debates — and let's face it, that's just about everyone — you pretty much miss everything, except for stuff like Rick Perry forgetting agency names. Politilines, by Periscopic, lets you see what the cand…

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Representing or Digitizing?

Over 100 years ago, the telephone revolutionized communication. How? Simply by acting as a repeater – analog to analog. Voices weren’t converted into words & then re-presented in another voice or tone, you heard what was spoken. I’ve been amazed at the past nearly 2 decades of handwriting-recognition attempts. Everyone in computing seems to think …

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On the real-world testing of various tablets

Two things I would like to say regarding tablets. 1: That Android 3.0+ is messed up. It’s like using WindowsXP. My long-term critique of that platform is the ability to do the same thing, numerous ways. There’s no simple, obvious path. With Android-for-tablets, there’s too many things to do, all screaming for attention: a menu …

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Hard times

How the economic slowdown has changed consumer spending in America
AMERICANS are spending less on clothes and eating out and more on household fuel bills and healthcare, according to data from the Bureau of Labour Statistics. Between 2007 and 2010,…

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Smartphones, Tablets & Dumbphones: Which are glanceable?

Anyone who knows me, knows I’m into tech, and that perhaps too much (by most reasonable standards). But what gets me about tech isn’t the tech itself (believe it or not!). I’m actually into 2 very distinct aspects of tech: it’s knowledge-utility, and the consequence for daily routine (ultimately very psychologically focused!). I’ve  recently posted …

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Tablet sizes, meet UX

Now that there’s finally a useful selection of Android tablets out there (with decent 3.2 software and dual-cores), the market is feeling it’s first round of heat. Funny thing, no one seems able to decide what size to produce or market. Samsung has left it up to the users, and is about to offer 7″, …

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