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July 2015

Semplice

by sbrothier & 2 others
Semplice is the first fully responsive case study portfolio system based on WordPress. Built by designers, for designers.

Palette Gear: Hands-on Control of your Favourite Software

by sbrothier
Build your own tactile controller — snap together sliders, dials and buttons to create a controller made to fit you.

Relay — Design Communication Synced with Slack

by sbrothier & 1 other
Sketch Capture and share artboards with context. Send to your team without leaving the app.

June 2015

The Ultimate Guide To iPhone Resolutions

by sbrothier
At the beginning, coordinates of all drawings are specified in Points are abstract units, they only make sense in this mathematical coordinate space

Sketch Toolbox - A super simple plugin manager for Sketch

by sbrothier (via)
This is what it does for you: 1. Lets you browse the most popular plugins available for Sketch. 2. Downloads and installs new plugins with a single click. 3. Automatically keeps all those plugins up to date.

Specctr | Blueprints for the Web: extend Photoshop, and Illustrator

by sbrothier & 1 other
Instantly annotate and measure right from Adobe Photoshop, Illustrator, InDesign and Fireworks. Now available in Creative Cloud.

May 2015

Specctr | Blueprints for the Web: extend Photoshop, and Illustrator

by gregg & 1 other
Simplify your design to dev production with these awesome new automated annotation features

Sharelock

by sbrothier
Sharelock.io is an OSS project that provides you with a simple and secure way to share secrets.

April 2015

SuperSlicr v2 | MightyMeta

by sbrothier
This is an update to my Photoshop action that streamlines the process of exporting images for the web and iOS.

bbc.com web cookies report | WebCookies.info | 1317273

by sbrothier
WebCookies.info provides free audit of web cookies used by a website. See how websites are tracking user activities using web cookies, obtain an easy to understand cookie usage summary and find out about compliance with new EU privacy law. No additional software installation is required.

March 2015

Online icon converter for png, ico, and icns - iConvertIcons

by sbrothier
iConvert Icons converts and creates custom icons for Windows, Mac OS X, Linux, iOS, and Android. More »

Build a Website — Squarespace

by sbrothier
We believe that even the wildest ideas should come to life in a beautiful way. Find out how we collaborated with Jeff Bridges to present one of his.

Shrink Preview files without ruining image quality | Macworld

by sbrothier
Savvy Preview users know they can do some interesting things to PDFs—convert them to black-and-white or sepia tone, increase or decrease their lightness, and more—by selecting File -> Export, then selecting one of the Quartz filters in the resulting dialog box. Reader zpjet is one of those users, but he was never satisfied with results of the Reduce File Size filter (which he'd use when trying to make PDFs small enough to send by e-mail): It made them too small and made the graphics fuzzy.

CastingWords

by gregg
Audio Transcription Services: MP3s, Video and more...

Astropad - Transform your iPad into a professional graphics tablet

by sbrothier, 2 comments
YOUR IPAD AS A PROFESSIONAL GRAPHICS TABLET Use the Mac creative tools you know & love, like Photoshop, with the touch experience of your iPad

February 2015

Raw

by gregg & 2 others
The missing link between spreadsheets and vector graphics.

Ink: Responsive Email Templates

by sbrothier
Each template is a single HTML email built using Ink. You can preview them and inspect the code to see how they were implemented, or download them and try making some changes. Each template already has Ink included in a style tag at the top of the file.

I am the fold

by gregg
An experiment to show how designing for The Fold can be treacherous. Each line below is a past-visitor's viewport height. Take care when making assumptions about people's screen sizes on the web.

Bulk HTTP Header Response Checker & Comparison Tool

by gregg
This tool returns the HTTP response code for a whole list of URLs, and includes which URL they are redirected to where pertinent. You can optionally fetch each URL twice, with varying user agents and compare them. This can help turn up cloaking issues, such as those page redirecting for GoogleBot. Note: it only checks the response header and redirect location, not the page content.

January 2015

Best practices in online captioning

by sbrothier
In 2003–2004, I worked for the TILE project, a university research program in accessibility of “learning objects” in education that was funded by Industry Canada. My topic was “best practices in online captioning,” about which little has been written. I was hoping to have a few demonstration projects to show you, but then again, demonstration projects are pretty much all we've got in online captioning. I did write the following chapters.