Monthly Archives: February 2017

Online education

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A few days ago I was at a reception and a lady from KU Leuven was talking about MOOCs. A MOOC is a Massive Online Open Course. Think of it as going to university but the whole experience is online. This reminded me of a MOOC I enrolled in a few years ago called CS50. […]

Akira Kurosawa’s advice to aspiring filmmakers

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Micro #2

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I wonder if there’s any movement in the CSS framework space. Foundation for apps is tied to Angular which means it’s a no-go for me. Bootstrap seems to be dying under its own weight. They are unable to ship a new version because so many people collectively started depending on it. To me an ideal […]

Looking for freelance programmer

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I am looking for a programmer for a new project. I have a preference for programmers with experience in both macOS development as Javascript development. You must know your way around the Mac and have a lot of general programming experience using several languages. The project is about publishing blog posts from the Mac. The programming […]

Micro #1

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I have to choose a design tool for a new wireframe. I want the collab of Figma, the prototyping of XD, and the symbols and detail levels of Sketch. Can’t have it all I guess.

Virtual Reality: First Steps

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I got an HTC Vive a couple of weeks ago and so far I’ve been exploring how to use it, trying different pieces of software and games. From a professional perspective I am taking in all the different design patterns. I started work on a blog post about UI design patterns in VR, something I […]

Progressive enhancement is not always possible

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In december I read the excellent “The Case Against Progressive Enhancement’s Flimsy Moral Foundation” (and its followup) which poses some interesting thoughts on some of the arguments that some of PE’s biggest proponents put forward to defend their position. I started learned webdesign in ’06 and I was heavily influenced by the web standards movement. I […]