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These are not images but pure HTML/CSS. Create your own.

by Dan - on Dec 21st 2011 - 4 Comments
Create your own.

A quick Google search will pull up a number of Image to CSS conversion tools but we’ve come across none as impressive as Img to CSS. I’ve personally tried the tool out on a number of complex images and each has resulted in near flawless pure HTML versions of each. Why would you favor that over an actual image? Well in many cases a CSS/HTML file should...

Generate CSS code with this Photoshop layer styles emulator

by Dan - on Dec 21st 2011 - 1 Comment
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Here’s a generator that’s particularly cool because it emulates the Photoshop layer styles window. If you’re not into design the novelty might escape you, but if you are, here’s a fun way to generate some of that CSS code if you just don’t feel like writing out a million vendor-specific prefixes today. Here’s a generator that’s...

PhoneGap is a Swiss Army knife for mobile app developers

by Dan - on Dec 21st 2011 - No Comments
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When developers have the ability to craft applications for multiple platforms with little to no barrier, amazing things can happen. 6Wunderkinder is a prime example of this, as it managed to deliver its popular Wunderlist productivity app to additional platforms in short order thanks to a partnership with Appcelerator. But not every...

Josh Clark debunks the 7 Myths of Mobile Web Design

by Dan - on Dec 21st 2011 - No Comments
Josh Clark debunks the 7 Myths of Mobile Web Design

Today, at the Future of Web Design in New York City, Brooklyn based designer and developer Josh Clark took the stage to discuss the 7 Myths of Mobile Web Design. “Our jobs are getting harder… We’re inundated by all these different screens. But this is also really exciting. How often do new platforms come around?…We’ve got the...

13 iPhone, Android and Nokia PSDs for killer mobile mockups

by Dan - on Dec 21st 2011 - No Comments
13 iPhone, Android and Nokia PSDs for killer mobile mockups

When it comes to designing for mobile devices, nothing beats seeing your work on the device you made it for. But before any code is deployed, your best bet is to rely on the highest quality mockups you can find — They’ll let you take advantage of any given product, both its strengths and its weaknesses. Designing within your constraints...