Bootstrap: Designed to be overwritten

Bootstrap is a wonderful framework to use, however, it comes with some challenges balancing being cookie-cutter and bloat. Bootstrap is a great framework that makes it easy to build websites. Some aspects are fairly simple, such as the grid system, but the further you get in the more complex its components can get. A typical challenge in building a site with Bootstrap is that your site might end up looking, very obviously, that it was built with Bootstrap.

(13 Feb, 2019 - 2 min)

Designing for a touch medium

Touch-based design works a bit differently from a traditional mouse & keyboard design.

(21 Nov, 2018 - 5 min)

“What is that?” (followed by “Why would you…?”)

Over the summer I had the great fortune to meet Dr. Egert, one of the faculty at RIT and my mentor for this project. While cleaning his office, he found something rather unique - a laptop with a second touchscreen instead of a keyboard.

(19 Nov, 2018 - 2 min)