Accessible Android Inputs with Material Design

Update – August 2016 I first wrote this post shortly after textinputlayout was introduced and there was a distinct lack of documentation. My original code example for setting the error was incorrect. Per Victor Tsaran: There is no such attribute as android:setError. There is a method called setError in the View class that can set […]

Mobile Accessibility

I gave this presentation at the Silicon Valley Code Camp about mobile accessibility. I tried to reach all audiences by showing what can be done with mobile technology for accessibility, how the operating systems stack up, and the common problems with solutions. I also included instructions on enabling the screen reader for iOS and Android.

Great job opening for senior web devs

posted: June 19, 2007 If you like to travel, work on many different projects, and make a difference to millions of web viewers… I’ve got the job opening for you. Skills required You’ve worked with web applications before You are solid with HTML, CSS, Semantic Markup, and JavaScript Knowledge of XML, XSL, PHP Ability to […]

Set up Dreamweaver to color code alternate file types

I’ve been stymied lately by Dreamweaver, my preferred coding program. I still hold onto this program because I know it’s key commands and color coding. However, I’ve been working in a new template system and the internal files have a new file extension. I don’t know if it is a Yahoo! secret system, so let’s […]