Archive for the ‘Development’ Category

Sad news – Smultron no longer supported

Posted on July 26, 2009, 13:26, in Development | No Comments

As of 2009-07-06 will my editor of choice for the last 2-3 years, Smultron, no longer be further developed by the sole developer Peter Borg:

Adventures in Opera Unite

Posted on June 24, 2009, 10:53, in Development, Opera Unite | 8 Comments

Opera recently released Opera Unite claiming to reinvenet the web. I have used Opera Unite the latest week, and been playing around developing for it just as long. Heres what I think about it and have learned so far.

Google Wave – the email-killer?

Posted on May 29, 2009, 18:01, in Development, User-experience | No Comments

Google recently announced their new tool/protocol/invention, Wave. I’ve seen their presentation and read through most the documentation, and think it will be interesting to see how it will evolve in the future. It’s currently only available as a sand-boxed version for invited developers, as well as it is possible to ask for access – I […]

Usability-tips for your application (Part I)

Posted on May 25, 2009, 16:07, in Development, User-experience, Web development | 1 Comment

There are a exponentially growing amount of applications being developed. Some of them vanish at an early stage, while others grow to be quite (and sometimes extremely) popular. What really dazzles me is how sucky many of them (both the popular and the unpopular ones) are regarding how they deal with user-interaction.

The whys, hows and whens of pagination

Posted on May 24, 2009, 16:04, in Development, User-experience | 3 Comments

Why In the most basic form, pagination is best illustrated by books: there’s a lot of content, and just expanding the sheet would too cumbersome. And then we discovered that by dividing the content into pages, and stacking them we’d get a lot of content in a handy way, and also making it pretty easy […]