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Snake! an HTML5 game for iPhone & Android


This is my first HTML5 game for mobile phones. Snake! is an updated version of the classic Nokia game from the 90’s

Mobile Device Policy & Development in Enterprise

As mobile devices become more powerful and ubiquitous in the workplace companies need to begin supporting and developing for these consumer devices.  The old command and control framework of IT management providing a limited number of hardware devices needs to be re-evaluated and adapted to the new workplace. By adapting a ‘bring your own device’ policy management can decrease costs, increase worker happiness and improve data security. Major companies like Kraft Foods gives employees a stipend to purchase a device for use with their corporate systems. A key part to this bring your own device strategy is leveraging the cloud to roll out software to […]

Top 10 iPad apps for Business, Jan 2012


With the new year starting I thought it would be a great time to recap the best business apps available for the Apple iPad. Each of these apps are ones I used almost daily during 2011 and will continue to use into 2012.

96 Free Vector Icons for iOS, Android, Windows Phone or Web Apps


  A while ago I was working on a large mobile project for a company I was interning with and I had a very hard time finding good clean icons for the interface. With that in mind I thought it would be great for other UI designers and coders to have access to what I did not. The minimalist icons are designed to look great on any background and both black and white versions are ready for use. Included in the download are 96 png icons in sizes: 128×128, 64×64, 32×32 & 16×16. Fully editable illustrator file with all the icons is in the download. […]