Lessons learned porting Wordfeud to Windows 8

August 24th 2012

Wordfeud is a word game with more than 15 million players on iOS, Adroid and Windows Phone. In this article we will discuss how we ported the Windows Phone 7 (WP7) version of Wordfeud to Windows 8 (Win8), what we did to make the game conform to the Win8 Metro design language, and techniques used to achieve maximum code reuse across WP7 and Win8…

a new homepage up and running

November 2nd 2011

My old blog have been down for 15 months – at least. I’m embarrassed. People have asked me why my blog is down, and I’ve responded; I know. I’ve been busy, but I’m working on it. It turns out I’ve been working on it for 15 months!!!

typography test

November 1st 2011

This page falls somewhere between a tool and an essay. It sets out to explore how the intertwined typographic concepts of scale and rhythm can be encouraged to shake a leg on web pages. Drag the colored boxes along the scale to throw these words anew. For the most part, this text is just a libretto for the performance you can play upon it…