Epic celebration

July 28th, 2010 by Merlin

Motivational poster - Epic celebration: When IE6 finally dies.

Photo by williamcho.

RSS feed back-end change

July 21st, 2010 by Merlin

We have to inform you that we did some changes to our RSS back-end. Those who have used FeedBurner’s URL for their feed agregator are advised to change it to http://www.tardigrada.co/blog/feed/ or follow the link on the right to the new URL. The old URL will be closed on Saturday.

Tardigrada team recommends the first method because it adds layer of indirection (removing you from the horrors we can do in the future) and you’ll show good programming practices :)

Flowella – rapid prototyping tool for mobile designers

July 19th, 2010 by Merlin

Flowella is a simple but powerful tool by Nokia that lets you create application prototypes directly from design suites or even scanned hand-drawn sketches. Read the rest of this entry »

Web development environment

July 12th, 2010 by Zoran

We all know that the need for external resources while doing our development is a pain. We all want the utopia of taking our laptops and sitting somewhere nice (forest, meadow, glacier, …) while developing Carpal tunnel syndrome. So let’s get a step closer to this image while doing our web thing. For this we need to build a completely self-sufficient development environment on our machine. It’s actually a lot easier than it sounds. Read the rest of this entry »

10 ways to stay awake (without the drugs)

July 2nd, 2010 by Merlin

The deadline is near. It doesn’t matter if it’s a website development, an exam, a marketing strategy or a science paper – you’re too tired to sit and type anymore. Coffee’s gone and it had no effect at all. You’re afraid that taking something stronger could get you see more colors than there is in the color spectrum. If you need to squeeze few more hours, here’s what you can try. Read the rest of this entry »