Call Me, Maybe

I was chatting today with a friend about a recent site launch for her company. I helped walk her through some of the difficulties surrounding a very adventurous development plan including working with two different developers for front end vs back end. Upon launch,...

We’re All Lazy Bums & The Internet is The Worst

I always thought the Internet would look a lot better than it does. I mean, I thought we’d have jetpacks and transporters so maybe I’m not the most reliable person to be basing your vision of the future on. But I always thought the Internet would look a lot better...

These New Top Level Domain Names Are Terrible

I was online recently looking at registering a couple of domains for a couple of new projects. My domain registrar was VERY excited to tell me all about the new TLDs that had recently been made available, as well as some of the new ones that were coming up. For...

Hanging Up On Customers, Twitter Style

Some of the ways that people interact with the world online are mind boggling to me. Literally, the boggle my mind. I don’t think I’m particularly “judgey” but other people’s kids, you know? Recently I had the chance to pick a fellow social media guy’s brain on a...

Interface Design Part Two: EA Sports

I am, amongst other things, a huge video game fan. Specifically, I am an EA sports gamer. I have owned every release of the NHL franchise since NHL 94, Madden 2000-2010 and every NCAA football release since 2009. I love them. As a stay at home dad, my time is very...

Interface Design Part One: The Crayons

What’s the first thing that you notice when you look at this picture? Besides the fact that they’re crayons. There is something infinitely more important to our conversation. There is something that is at the absolute root of the user experience/user interface...