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Internal R&D Project #1: Netflix-O-Matic

It’s good to make things. Made particularly exciting because Netflix-O-Matic is the first project to go public around here, and because the front-end was built in a day. 976 more words


User design lessons from Oyster

Gabrielle Blair says the new Oyster app for reading (“like Netflix for books”) has “a real focus on design and user experience.” These two topics have been non-stop on my mind lately – how to design products for a better user-experience (UX)? 55 more words


Asynchronous execution pattern

Asynchronous execution pattern

Before we go thought this pattern, lets cover some basic notes about JavaScript timers:

1. There two kinds of timers in JavaScript: 112 more words


Project Medi-Cation: Tasks

Team Medi-Cation (Ciaran’s Entry)

This week we are going to complete the following tasks for our group project.

Ciaran: Have a report on the list of arduino boards and find out which would be most useful for us. 82 more words


List Select - Alternating Row Colors

A while back on Symantec Connect, michael.george wrote about his preference of the ListSelect component over the Grid component (with which I wholeheartedly agree).  With some effort and practice, the… 931 more words

Business Automation

Abusing phones to make the internet of things

Firefox OS is marketed as an OS for mobile phones. Cool. But what if we do one step back and omit the UI layer. Then a Firefox OS phone is a handset that’s cheaper (25$) than a bare-bone Raspberry Pi, that includes a ton of sensors, GPS, network connectivity, a battery and a screen. 122 more words


Input Box Color Picker

I had the recent requirement to provide an end-user the ability to select a color for a theme.  Using javascript, I was able to convert the regular… 257 more words

Business Automation