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Making The Most Of Your Design Team’s Move From Sketch To FigmaOctober 12, 2021Change isn’t easy. So here’s a guide for you and your team as you embark on the voyage from Sketch to Figma.
Investing in Your Technology and Team But Still Not Seeing the Desired Results?September 9, 2021Where do you and your company fall on the digital maturity scale? And why does it matter?
Seeking the Uncomfortable: First-Time Podcast AppearanceJuly 28, 2021When Tammy Bryant Butow asked me if I wanted to be a guest on the Break Things on Purpose podcast, I was taken aback. Nervous. Uncomfortable. So I said yes. Here's how it went.
The Definitive Guide: What to Expect When Moving from React Web to React NativeJuly 6, 2021If you're a React Web engineer looking to build native mobile applications, React Native is a great choice. But it IS a little different. Here's where the paths diverge.
Front-End Development for Screen Readers: A Five-Second Jumpstart (macOS)June 17, 2021Accessibility can be a daunting field to dive into. Following best practices and using automated tools will get you a long way, but stepping into the shoes of your users will give you perspective and knowledge that can only be gained firsthand.
Animations in React Native: Performance and Reason-about-ability with Reanimated 2April 29, 2021In this article, I'm going to discuss one of the aforementioned challenges of mobile app development with RN—building smooth animations and gestures—and a tool in the RN ecosystem, React Native Reanimated, that helps us take on this challenge without fear.
Why Have Design Technologists?April 8, 2021A Design Technologist can move between the design and engineering worlds seamlessly. They can change their shape and blend in depending on the environment, and therein lies their power: they are powerful advocates for holistic thinking.
Building 3-D Web Experiences With react-three-fiberMarch 18, 2021What if you could build 3-D scenes with React? You can! react-three-fiber is a library that lets you do exactly that.