A Million Web Art.

In a previous post, I examined the position of the Web as a new medium for communication. The two characteristics I highlighted as being unique to the Web are its hyperlinking capability and fluidity of form. Armed with this knowledge, I’d like to imagine how the Web as a medium might be used for the […]

Examining the Web as a Medium.

The Web is both the sum of the infrastructure supporting it and its public face, the webpage or the web app. In this post, I’ll examine the position of the Web as a medium of communication through the webpage, and determine what it is that makes it different from other media before it. First, The […]

Paterson and the Poetry of Everyday.

I don’t own this image of course—image courtesy of IMP Awards (Warning: spoilers ahead. Only read after you’ve watched Paterson the 2016 movie.) I just had the pleasure of watching Paterson, a movie that centers its plot around the daily life of a man called Paterson, who also happens to live in Paterson. When I […]

The Discipline of Innovation.

Every form of organization has its quirks and limitations, just as it has its strengths. In a company that’s flat (and probably small), there’s little obstacles placed before innovation and experimentation. Ideas are easily shared among team members, and one can decide in no time whether or not to implement or test out an idea. […]

Frontenders, Estimates, and Improving Interfaces

So I’ve recently joined a new company as a frontender in a UI/UX team, and I was providing my first estimate. After being given an initial deadline, I quickly worked on breaking down the project into small tasks, like so: Task A: 3 hours Task B: 2 hours Task C: 4 hours Task D: 2 […]