iOS has matured a lot over the years. In its 9th upgrade, Apple introduced a new system font called San Francisco, 3D Touch and multi-tasking on the iPad. In Xcode, you’ll find Stack Views, a fantastic tool for making your layouts more adaptive without the complexity of Auto Layout. More than ever, Apple encourages adaptive […]
You and your users want mobile web apps that react and scroll smoothly to the touch. Developing them should be easy but, unfortunately, how mobile web browsers react to touch events during scrolling is left as an implementation detail in the TouchEventspecification. As a result, approaches can be broken down roughly into 4 categories. This […]
When Boston police found bombing suspect Dzhokhar Tsarnaev hiding inside a boat parked in a backyard in Watertown, Massachusetts, they didn’t actually see him. They found his heat using a thermal imaging system known as FLIR (forward-looking infrared device). Now that same law enforcement and military intelligence technology has been shrunk down to smartphone size.
From RafaelConde: I’ve extended and updated the excelente Teehan+Lax built-in UI kit to iOS 8 and I’ve added some new elements. About the Kit: Every single element was made using Sketch. You can edit everything to fit your needs. I’ve created symbols out of the elements, so it’s easier to add them to your project. […]
As your user base grows, so will the variety of devices you’ll need to support. People expect modern web sites to be fast, visually appealing, and rich functionally, regardless of a device’s performance characteristics, resolution or size. Learn how to use the latest web technologies in WebKit and Safari to create engaging, attractive, and adaptive […]
Device orientation is yet another cool feature of HTML5. Device orientation allows a device to detect its physical orientation with respect to gravity. If you’ve ever rotated a smart phone or tablet, and the screen has rotated in response, then you’ve seen device orientation in action. Orientation is measured using three angles – alpha, beta, […]