Archive for August, 2012

  • Designing a Brainstorm Boosting Tool

    August 31, 2012

    I recently reconnected with James Allen, founder of a UK-based consultancy called Creative Huddle, to have a meta-discussion about...

  • Business Card: Making the Master

    August 29, 2012

    Now that I’m pretty settled on the design, it’s time to prepare the file for printing. Over the years...

  • BizCards and Application Icons Progress

    August 28, 2012

    If you’re not sick of this already, I’ve posted what I hope is the final round of my new...

  • 2012 Business Cards, Round 3

    August 28, 2012

    After taking a weekend break from the last round of personal business card design, I headed to Starbucks to...

  • Application Icon for Emergent Task Planner App

    August 27, 2012

    I’m working with my friend Al Briggs on an iPad version of the Emergent Task Planner, primarily on user...

  • Deck Tomato Update

    August 26, 2012

    I first wrote about the deck tomatoes in mid-June. It’s been 2.5 months since then, so here’s an update....

  • Two-Week Slowing of Motivation

    August 26, 2012

    I’m noticing a recurring pattern: after about two weeks of intense personal project work, my self-driven momentum and subsequent...

  • XNABS2: Pondering the Next Stage, Loader Code

    August 25, 2012

    Yesterday I finished cobbling together the first rudimentary bits of plumbing, clarifying some architectural issues that would make this...

  • IOS Session 01: Installing the environment

    August 24, 2012

    As part of the ETP on iPad initiative, Al Briggs has opened the nascent source code to me so...

  • Project: XNABS2 Session 02

    August 23, 2012

    SUMMARY: Last time, I got as far as creating the beginning of a Screen architecture and supporting concepts. The...

  • Business Cards for 2012, Round 2

    August 22, 2012

    I’ve posted round 2 of the ongoing business card design challenge, based on the numerous suggestions that were made....

  • 2012 Business Cards, Round 2

    August 22, 2012

    A couple days ago I started working on new business cards, doing a bit of on-the-fly thinking to come...