Author Archives: Gene

Navigating the HTML5 Maze

TweetEmber! Batman! Spine! Knockout! Bootstrap! Boilerplate!  No, this is not the opening sequence to a bad B-list movie from the 1960′s.  It is but a very small sampling of the overwhelming number of HTML5 libraries/frameworks/(insert your own catagorization here) available … Continue reading

One Man’s HTML5 Developer Workflow

TweetWe are now squarely in the age of HTML5; or the age of HTML5, JavaScript, and CSS3, if you prefer. That being the case, it amazes me that for those poor souls who are new to the world of front-end … Continue reading

They Just Don’t Get the iPhone 4S

TweetAfter Tuesday’s (Oct 4, 2011) announcement of the iPhone 4S, reporter after reporter, and analyst after analyst, either bashed Apple, or at best, had a lukewarm reaction. One of the few dissenting responses, by David Urban, called it a “game changer“. … Continue reading

Quick Thoughts On Kindle Fire

TweetOk, so what does everyone think of the Kindle Fire? Is it an iPad killer? Is it step one in a strong strategic plan by Amazon? Or is it just another ho-hum entry in the tablet wars? My take is … Continue reading

Adobe Edge First Impressions

TweetAdobe has just released a new product to its labs, that promises Flash-like animations using nothing but standard Web technologies (HTML5, CSS3, JS).  Edge, as it is dubbed, is being provided as a “developer preview”, not to be confused with … Continue reading