Modern UI flap

I just pulled down a post on Modern UI, not for any other reason then it was bad (or you can think of worse phrases).  The blog was the result of seeing Dark Knight Rises, and starting a re-reading of Aristotle’s Ethics for my bedtime reading.  Then to make things worse I followed it all up…

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Metro Design musings: Snap

Thinking about the Snap feature in Metro Design, how does it work and why to use it? First of all you need to include it in your project to get into the store.  Of course it looks like Office 2013 doesn’t support Snap and it doesn’t.  But you are not Office 2013 developers (unless you…

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Snap, Snap, Snap: Windows 8 Game Design and HTML 5, part 2

I really like Windows 8, ok, I really liked Windows 7 and Vista, but this is different, I like the change in technology.  It is painful but worthwhile.  Anyway, in the previous blog, I wandered around in the HTML5 JavaScript example and pretty much confused myself, and likely you as well.  As they say: You…

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Snap, Snap, Snap: Windows 8 Game Design and HTML 5, part 1

Snap.  Snap.  Snap. Get it? Snap.  So how do you do a Snap?  Ever watch a little kid who hasn’t quite got the hang of snapping their fingers, hilarious.  In a nice way. What about Windows 8 snapping?  I just read Jeremy Fosters blog on snapping and it is easy to do.  Sort of.  Not…

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List of 25 interesting HTML 5 and Metro Links

Here are 25 links that I am reviewing so that I can get up to speed on HTML 5 and JS.  And I am working with a tool that will help me build game apps quickly.  Will tell you more in a couple of weeks if it is useful.   Keep this secret please as some…

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