10 creative event websites  

30. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
10 creative event websites  
I love designing event websites. They’re ephemeral and almost always simple (no complex user interfaces here). This combination affords us a unique opportunity to test new boundaries of web design, to try a creative navigation pattern, test an unfamiliar layout, play with a interesting animation library or, dare I say, hark back to the days ...

How to annoy your freelancer

29. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
How to annoy your freelancer
Being a freelancer means that you’ve chosen a different type of lifestyle. If you work at home, then you’re not rushing to fight traffic every morning. You’re probably not wearing formal attire. Most likely, you don’t consider yourself quite so mainstream. And yes, that does make you very cool (not to mention good-looking)! The trouble ...

29. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
What’s new for designers, September 2016 In this month’s edition of what’s new for designers, we’ve included productivity apps, email apps, free icon sets, UI galleries, color tools, CSS frameworks, stock image tools, and more. And as always, we’ve also included some awesome new free fonts! Almost everything on the list this month is free, ...

MultiConnect xDot Receives 2016 IoT Evolution Product of the Year Award

29. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
Andy Raynor Dover New Hampshire Multi-Tech Systems, Inc today announced that its MultiConnect xDot low power RF module has received a 2016 Internet of Things Evolution Product of the Year Award from IoT Evolution magazine and IoT Evolution World, the leading magazine and Web site covering IoT technologies. Multi-Tech Systems, Inc’s MultiConnect xDot is a ...

Algolia Releases Powerful new Search Plugin for WordPress

29. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
Andy Raynor Dover New Hampshire There’s a company called Algolia, and while you may not have heard of them, you’ve likely already used their search engine technology. Yeah, companies like Medium, Periscope, Vevo, Birchbox, and Twitch to name a few, use their search technology to power their website’s and app’s search functionality. Algolia just released ...

Why brutalism boosts conversions

28. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
Why brutalism boosts conversions
For those of us familiar with brutalism on the web, we don’t necessarily look at it as a favorable design choice. That’s because it violates a lot of the best practices of today’s web-design standards, including making beautiful websites that provide good information architecture on each page. In fact, brutalism’s stark, ultra-bare bones approach to ...

HTML5 May Not Pan Out for Comcast

28. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
Andy Raynor Dover New Hampshire At a workshop on “Delivering Video Services to Customer-owned Devices” at the SCTE Cable-Tec Expo event this week, the message to attendees was a cautionary one about the limits of HTML5 development as the industry begins to coalesce around the video player standards for HTML5. However, the foundation does not ...

ClickSend boost the marketing possibilities for your business

27. September 2016 Uncategorized 0
ClickSend boost the marketing possibilities for your business
ClickSend are well known for their online SMS capabilities, and have now expanded their service by adding a heap of new products including MMS, Email, Voice, Fax, and even physical Post, to anywhere in the world. ClickSend has been operating since 2006 and now have thousands of customers worldwide, including some pretty big name clients: ...