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Soundphiles Desktop App

Its born… I’ll post a dl link, you can also download straight from soundophiles.com

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Web Hot Sauce

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Arrgh, too much to do not enough time to chill and soak it all in… I am sure you know the feeling. – Oh well time for a blab. The Professional Heff Anyway lets just take a quick run-through what I’ve been up to in the last year or so since I left the mighty [...]

I’ve spent the last work converting my joomla install to a WP, you can check out the progress at http://soundphiles.com/wp/ I should do the big switch by friday. Mobilification will take place this week, and I have already intergrated he social networking side using good ol’ buddypresss. I think this time i will use a [...]

Oct
17

Working on UI can be fun, and long gone is the time where you would have to rely on native browser UI elements. I plan on having some fun with this soon, and I want to really contextualise what the user is actually doing (In fact I think this is something deeply overlooked in our [...]

So at work I have been working with mobile to produce our new wiggle mobile website. We are finally getting there with a suite of test phones, currently we have: Motorola Milestone 2 Motorla ATRIX HTC WIldfire S IPad Iphone 3gs our fleet is increasing and soon we should have a HTC HD7 When we [...]

I have been working with mobile a lot recently and it really brings me back to the good ole days of web design, sure the browsers are a little more predictable now, although that must comes with practice I guess. But the process of testing is exactly like in 1998 when you would make your [...]

Sep
29

So we rolled out the wiggle mobile site yesterday, pretty cool. For such a release it went pretty well, with the usual surprises along the way. The deployment team did really well And it was kind of cool to be part of it. Give it a week or two and we can truley start shouting. [...]

Sep
27

So tonight’s website question was from another web designer I know, they had been contacted by the client of a new website they had just knocked up and had a problem that had stumped them. This was it: The client did not feel they could copy and paste text in the document. She was trying [...]

Sep
27

My new motto. “Simplify”…. Design, Code. Take soundophiles.com for instance…. this is my favourite web throw up to date… but to get it online nice and quickly and so we could start collecting content, I’ve traped myself in joomla hell. What I need to do is make a template from scratch. Joomla is such an [...]

The new wiggle mobile website is nearly ready for launching, I’m excited, and a little scared…. nothing wrong with healthy fear. the site will use server side UA sniff to serve up a different template for wiggle pages specifically for mobile, Using the jQueryMobile project as backbone I look forward to hearing some customer feedback.

I may write some php to grab UA strings and make them into handy CSS body classes which web designers can use to aid their own cross browser issues, in a nice solid safe way. for instance: <body class=”IE7 7-54″> <body class=”FF 3-6″> I’ve tried his with JS but its not very reliable as there [...]