I write about design and user experience

Sep 7, 2014

Using SVG to shrink your PNGs

Wouldn’t it be great if you could get the compression of a JPEG and keep the transparency of a PNG? Well, you can, sort of.

Nov 25, 2013

Are Lefties Getting the Shaft Again?

Responsive design is about more than just adapting to different screen sizes, it’s about adapting to human factors.

Feb 6, 2013

A New Content Paradigm

A presentation by Karen McGrane confirmed some of my thoughts on the subject of content management.

Oct 17, 2012

Vertical centering hack

Yet another way to achieve vertical centering on the web.

Sep 20, 2011

Taking a Closer Look at Responsive Images

Hey, why can’t I zoom in?

Sep 14, 2011

Responsive Design Demo

I needed a way to explain responsive design at Noise so I created this demo.

Jul 20, 2010

A Decade of Amazing Flash Websites

My favourite Flash websites from the late 90s and early 2000s.

May 29, 2010

SOLVED: Loader.close() causes error in Safari

How to silence errors in Safari’s status bar

Feb 1, 2009

Taking a Crack at the Bone Tool in Flash CS4

Test driving the bone tool in Flash CS4