February 27, 2017No Comments

Graphic Recording – Live Illustrations for Meetings, Conferences and Workshops

Anna Lena Schiller, 2017

Graphic recording is the rapidly growing practice of visualizing the content of a presentation or meeting by drawing it live with markers and a large sheet of paper. Hand-drawn cartoons and diagrams entertainingly represent key messages, ideas, goals, and results, ensuring high engagement and retention. This book is the first how-to guide for creating graphic recordings and using them to make meetings and workshops more effective.


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October 31, 2016No Comments

App Stats gets a Material makeover

I've been digging into my old Android apps, trying to decide if I should reinvest in bringing them back to life. The general atmosphere for independent developers has been quite bearish for a couple of years. But I've seen these downturns transform and lead into new generations of apps & services - that's how we got Facebook and YouTube.

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September 21, 2016No Comments

What is a UX Developer?

With both iOS and Android sporting similar apps and features, it's creative design and clever animations that's driving competition between the platforms. Each platform is constantly updating with powerful tools and components to make up-to-date mobile apps really stand out. With the intense competition in the app stores and waning apathy of users, developing something striking is critical.

It takes an experienced creative developer to handle this challenge, which is a role I've held for the last six years. I'm an Android UX developer.

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September 12, 2016No Comments

How to use Adobe Generator in Photoshop to manage Android image resources

I learned a very cool method over the weekend which should make managing image resources for my Android apps much more streamlined. Adobe Generator adds asset organization into Photoshop layers, dramatically simplifies the process for creating images, and resolves common human errors.

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September 12, 2016No Comments

Beatport updates their genre categories: Big Room, Future House, and more

Beatport just updated their lists of genres for the first time in five years. They announced the coming change last month and spent the last few weeks re-categorizing over 500k tracks for the big change. I was very curious what would happen and even made a few suggestions. Now they're here! Read more

August 23, 2016No Comments

Suggestions for new Beatport genres

DJTechTools is reporting that Beatport will finally introduce new genres for their music shopping categories. This is very exciting and I'm very curious what will happen next month. Read more