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PWA Directory Includes Colordinates

PWA Directory Includes Colordinates

My web app, Colordinates, an app that displays a colour value based on your geolocation, has been included in the PWA…

Year Review 2016

Year Review 2016

Theres a lot I wish I could undo about 2016… I’m not sure anyone had a great year. I persisted and managed to get quite a lot…

Side Project Learning

Side Project Learning

Side projects are a great opportunity to focus on something specific and learn some things at the same time. Each project had…

10,000 Hop Over Effect Views

10,000 Hop Over Effect Views

Hop Over Notification Badge has flown past Excerpt Peek to the top of my most popular pens on the code demo site, CodePen, with…

Semantically Integrated CSS

Semantically Integrated CSS

A recent A List Apart article Meaningful CSS: Style Like You Mean It, by Tim Baxter has caused a lot of furious posts in the…

Agony of Mobile Browser Choice

Agony of Mobile Browser Choice

I have a dilemma coming. Its the classic native vs web argument but with a new slant. That old argument was always phrased…

Flexbox Film Credits

Flexbox Film Credits

I saw a lot of classic films over the Christmas break. As the credits were rolling for yet another classic, I looked at the…

Year Review 2015

Year Review 2015

Thats right 2015 was a Binary Palindrome (11111011111). My year went along much the same lines, an intense start, a pause in the…