PanelKit, a UI framework enabling floating and pinned panels on iOS

Great stuff by Louis D’hauwe, a former student of mine: PanelKit is a UI framework that enables panels on iOS. A panel can be presented in the following ways: Modally As a popover Floating (drag the panel around) Pinned (either left or right) This framework does all the heavy lifting for dragging panels, pinning them […]

Date/Time Input Types coming to Firefox

Date/Time Input Types are coming to Firefox, and I must say they look quite good too (as a reference: here’s how Chrome implemented this): The implementation also looks familiar, doesn’t it? 😉 The date/timepickers are currently locked behind a flag in Nightly. Change dom.forms.datetime in about:config if you want to try them out already. Date/Time […]

Blueprint React UI Toolkit

Blueprint is a collection of React UI components, covering the majority of the common interface elements, patterns and interactions on the web. Using Blueprint ensures that you’ll end up with an elegant, easy-to-use UI, freeing you to focus on building your product—not the atomic pieces that comprise it. The UI components really are well written […]

ion-drawer-vertical – A vertical slide out panel (toggle panel) for Ionic

For a current Ionic project I’m working on I needed a vertical slide out panel (toggle panel) to store in some content that may be hidden by the user. As I couldn’t immediately find such a component in Ionic itself I decided to create one myself: ion-drawer-vertical (source available on GitHub). The result is a […]

Cloudwash, connected washing machine

Cloudwash is a prototype connected washing machine. Aside from the fact that it’s connected (yay!), it also tackles the interface / input mechanism. Every time whenever I’m in front of the washing machine I find myself guessing which setting to use: “40-60 mix? Cotton? Jeans? Color? What about colored cotton? And aren’t jeans made from […]