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UX Implications of iOS 10

Most the following is breaking down the new functionality that will most likely impact the user experience, hopefully it provokes thoughts on how these new capabilities impact our designed experiences. Platform integration more important as apps UI decentralizes. The more quickly a user can accomplish their goal the better. So why open an app when … Continue reading "UX Implications of iOS 10"

Axure 2-Way Repeater Syncing Demo

This demo demonstrates how you can use data in one repeater to sync data into another one and back. In the demo I show how you can send use a the same photo across repeaters (on different screens) and maintain a selection state throughout. Demo Link: http://pzx1qw.axshare.com/ RP File: 2-Way Repeater Syncing - Photo Example Screenshot

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM V)

My favorite time of year is here. Time for my favorite genre of movies and postseason baseball. I can't believe it's my fifth year of doing this. I'm such a nerd. Anyway, I think this year is an excellent list. So for anyone out there checking out this list, enjoy and let me know how … Continue reading "Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM V)"

iOS Safari Open in / with Chrome Bookmarklet

There's a lot of these out there but most of them can't handle all sites (https). So in other words, I like mine better. javascript:location.href=%22googlechrome%22+location.href.replace(/%5Ehttps?/,%20''); To Add Open Safari Open any webpage Tap the action sheet (arrow in rectangle icon) Tap Bookmark Name the bookmark "Open in Chrome" Tap Save Tap the bookmarks menu (open … Continue reading "iOS Safari Open in / with Chrome Bookmarklet"

Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM IV)

Ahh, my favorite time of year has returned - October. Though my gloom and doom is currently being postponed by being in the beautiful and sunny state of Hawaii. When I return to Chicago, I'll have a bunch of horror movies waiting. This year I'm going with an equally distributed list of the last three … Continue reading "Halloween Horror Movie Month (HHMM IV)"

Web Server Setup

Hardware: FST Servers VM-2 plan 512MB RAM 20GB hard disk Software: Nginx MySQL PHP5 WordPress Nginx Setup Symbolic link: mkdir /var/www ln -s /usr/share/nginx/www/ /var/www Create wp-multi.conf for my WordPress Multi Site setup: log_not_found off; rewrite ^.*/files/(.*)$ /wp-includes/ms-files.php?file=$1 last; if (!-e $request_filename) { rewrite ^(.+)$ /index.php?q=$1 last; } location / { try_files $uri $uri/ /index.php?$args; … Continue reading "Web Server Setup"

Hide Directory in Mac OS X

Good for hiding app generated directories you don't want to see or to hide a directory for some other reasons... Open Terminal Type: chflags hidden /Directory/Path/ That should do it. If the directory is in a stack it can take a couple opens for it to vanish. To return the directory to visible, use the … Continue reading "Hide Directory in Mac OS X"