28 December 2013 by Robert Douglas


I’ve worked in the web industry for over a decade now. My professional experience has ranged from startup agencies to multinational corporations, currently with the lovely mobile design studio Ribot where we create delightful experiences for touch and mobile devices. Broad skill range My value lies in my breadth

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14 October 2013 by Robert Douglas on Getting Started

Welcome to Ghost

You're in! Nice. We've put together a little post to introduce you to the Ghost editor and get you started. Go ahead and edit this post to get going and learn how it all works! Getting Started Writing in markdown is really easy. In the left hand panel of Ghost

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09 March 2011 by Robert Douglas on article | phonegap | ribot | sencha

.net magazine: Building an iPad app with Sencha Touch

The article appears in the April 2011 edition (#213) where I step through how we took Jerome's lovingly-crafted design to create the tasty, swipeable interface on Just One More. Over the next couple months I'll be adding a few more articles here about Sencha and PhoneGap - little things that

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21 February 2011 by Robert Douglas on css | css3 | gotcha | rgba

CSS3 Gotcha: RGBA colours don't work with spaces

This will work: .mydiv { background: rgba(0, 0, 0, 0.5) } This won't work: .mydiv { background: rgba (0, 0, 0, 0.5) } (Note the space after 'rgba'). Strange but true.

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21 February 2011 by Robert Douglas on design | ipad | iphone | mobile | nokia | touchscreen | wp7

UXBrighton: Designing for multiple touchscreen platforms

I tried to answer the questions: How do different form factors, operating systems, and interaction paradigms inform the design of real I-want-to-use-it-every-day apps? How do you take the constraints (and opportunities) of differing mobile devices and design interfaces that, for the user, feel like they belong on the device and

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08 February 2009 by Robert Douglas on downloads | resources | rightmove | toolkit | ucd | user-centred design

UCD methods list

This is a work-in-progress. UCD methods list (click to embiggen) Download UCD methods list (188KB png)

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