links for 2010-01-01

Crafting Subtle & Realistic User Interfaces The underlying secret to beautiful user interface design is realism: making 2D objects on your screen appear to sit in 3D space with volume, surface properties and undulations that might appear in real life. These faux 3D objects have highlights and shadows just like objects on your desk might […]

links for 2009-11-27

Passenger for development. Now with debugger! One thing was missing for me though. With no –debugger switch to play with, I needed an alternative. Fortunately the brilliant ruby-debug has the solution with remote debugging. The tricky part was turning remote debugging on or off easily so we didn’t destroy our new dev mojo with onerous […]