Getting Anti-Social for the Better

There are two types of websites out there: Those that are crammed full of ads and social media promotion tools, and those that eschew glitz for substance, with a minimal …

 
Review: Transcend Jetflash 710 (32GB) USB flash drive

As an instructor who teaches design courses, I rely heavily on USB drives for my day to day work. While cloud services like Dropbox and Copy are excellent for retrieving …

 
Why I’m Not Celebrating Columbus Day

Instead of celebrating the champion of sociopathic imperialism, I’m with Oatmeal creator Matt Inman on honoring Bartolome de las Casas on that day instead. It’s been well documented that many …

 
Using 3D models for 2D background layouts

Background layouts can be tough to draw consistently. Something that I have been experimenting with lately is using 3D tools to assist in creating 2D backgrounds. Using 3D tools, such …

 
Sweetening the Pot!

If we meet the goal of 50 or more backers, one lucky T-shirt-backer will win a brand new copy of Amazing Spider-Man Omnibus Volume 1, which collects Amazing Fantasy 15, …

 
My Macbook Pro Travel Kit

When I made the switch to a new 13″ Retina Macbook Pro last month, some old friends came along. I speak of my traveling gear, of course. There’s my Spire …