• User Experience
  • Integrating the App: Running A Race

    Sometimes integrating a new third-party app feels like running a race.  Motivational (?) comments like “our whole company is waiting for this” does not relieve the pressure of getting it done right.  It was a two-week marathon that ended in a two-hour sprint.  I felt stressed and tired, but also quite accomplished.   Our Goal […]

  • Web Development
  • The Mobile-Friendly Google Search

    When I started my career in web development – a long time ago in the Philippines – our company already knew that more people had mobile phones than desktop computers.  At that time, we developed SMS applications to leverage this broader target market.  Over a decade later, a mobile-first mentality has taken over the creative […]