The Importance of Degradation

Posted in Thoughts

I never caught onto Pandora/Last.fm/Spotify online music craze. A combination of: a lack of connectivity (commuting on the BART), quizzical music tastes (with a soft spot for Asian pop), and a obsessive tendency to listen …

Fragments of the Web

Posted in Front-End, Mobile, Rant

With Apple’s introduction of the Retina-display-equipped Macbook, we’re starting to enter a transitional period in display resolutions. As usual, Apple’s leading the charge while keeping things simple via pixel doubling, but much like Android and …

Vimtastic

Posted in Engineering

Late last year, I finally made the effort to learn that other text editor, vim. I knew the basics of emacs from school, and I had always relied on simple, graphical text editors like Textmate …