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Is Chrome the new IE?

This is something that I’ve been thinking about the past couple months. It is something I’ve seen discussed a few times in different places like this mention on CSS-Tricks or this article from the Verge. It is a worrying topic for more than one reason, but the developer community (and even…

Learning Vue

Recently, I had to do some thinking to figure out some goals for the year and possibly beyond. As much as I feel like I have a pretty good knowledge set under my belt, companies are always looking for more. The reason why might have to do with a lot…

On Container Queries

So, lately I had read quite a bit about container queries (or sometimes I see them called “element queries”). Within the span of a couple weeks, there were posts on CSS-Tricks, on Ethan Marcotte‘s site (which I found by way of Brad Frost’s site), and a few Twitter posts (which I…

Just an Update

It’s been awhile since I posted last, so I figured a quick catch up was in order of things I’m thinking about or interested in. I may write more about these topics in the future, but for now, I think a quick couple paragraphs for each will do. AngularJS So…

Re: In RWD We Trust – Is this trust misplaced?

I recently read this article on Web Design Ledger entitled, In RWD We Trust – Is this trust misplaced? and, like many of the other people who have read it, I was disappointed with some of the information the article offered up. RWD is really not the be all and end…

Responsive Retrofits

I want to talk about something I’ve been seeing around a lot lately. A phrase that makes my skin crawl a bit when I hear it. Responsive retrofitting. I’ll tell you why…   Dirty Words How many client meetings have I overheard where the conversation gets to what their mobile…

Re: Responsive Design Is Always Appropriate

Recently, there was an article by Vanseo Design (which posts lots of great articles about the web), about when responsive design is appropriate. He says this near the end: Responsive design is the new baseline. It’s the new foundation for building a site and it serves as a catchall for everything…