Gesture Mapping for Mobile Interfaces

Look around you. Many of the tasks we once relied on a desktop or laptop to perform are now done on our phones and tablets. While that’s great news for our airplane carry-ons, it isn’t necessarily the best news in terms of usability. Anyone who has attempted to view or …

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Refactoring Revisited: A Few Tips for Justification

My colleague, James Hulgan, recently posted his feelings on refactoring which drew some interesting comments from the blog-o-sphere. Having been exposed to many refactoring arguments throughout my career, I’ve decided to add my thoughts on refactoring and some examples of where I have seen it work and where it hasn’t. …

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