Autocomplete for All, An Angular Material Story

An OSD700 Contribution Update Part 1 In this day and age, you live in one of two camps, you either love or hate autocomplete. Autocomplete (which differs from autocorrect due to contextual opposites of operation) is the answer to the mundane long dropdown lists, providing a means to both filter and evaluate a value without […]

The Importance of Documented API for UI Components

An OSD Contribution Update – Part 1 Getting Onboard Documentation is a topic that often splits developers into two or more camps, those who write and those who don’t; an irony since both camps rely heavily on documentation with external libraries to utilize and understand it’s respective API. So, when is documentation considered ‘good’? When […]

Accessibility – Headings and Colour Examples

This is a follow up to my previous post, describing some examples and public issues which touch upon heading semantics and color contrast. Headings Admitting to Your Mistakes South Wind Motel As you would have guessed, even I found the issues discussed above in past work from two websites which I used to claim where […]

How I Approach Bug Fixes in a new Code Base

The one thing that Humphrey said which really resonates with me on the topic of bug fixing is summed up as this, “[on bugs] they’re easier to understand since the code foundations have already been laid out before you, all you have to do is understand it”. Even at work, I found myself for the […]

Approaching Accessibility with Visual Studio Code

An OSD Contribution Update For the last three years, I’ve grown a passion for extending technologies towards a direction which makes them more accessible for a wider range of users. It took a while to realize what accessibility truly meant in the world of development, software, websites and health organizations. Through the process, I took […]

Becoming a Maintainer of BulmaPress

I love Bulma, I love contributing to projects instead of spinning up my shoddy implementation of a need, and I love when the two come together in such harmony it’s as if fate meant it. I discovered BulmaPress while looking for Bulma / Non-Bootstrap WordPress themes for a CMS project I’m working on. It looked […]