Doug WaltmanThinker, Designer, Superhero

Apps that grow
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  1. RememberI have gone through deep healing. This poem is my reminder to dream...
  2. CSS SpecificityI suggested someone should remake 'The Bear Necessities' song into a CSS song about specificity. I guess that someone is me...
  3. Badger MountainI take you for granted because I know you will always be there, even when I’m gone. You are patient with my struggle, and yet you push me onward...
  4. Daily AdventureI think back to all of those times I discarded her excitement when all she ever wanted was my companionship...
  5. Rails is Everything Wrong with Software DevelopmentA brief interaction reveals the root problem of software development...
  6. ThreadsEach person we interact with in our lives forms one or many connections, whether significant or fleeting...
  7. What the (open) world needs nowWe designers need to get over ourselves and get off our asses. Open source needs you...
  8. The Unexpected AudienceLessons learned from sarcasm lost in translation...
  9. The CreativeMany of the world’s greatest creatives lead lives filled with emotional turmoil. Where did my passion go!?...
  10. With all I amEvery day I want to step closer in the direction of honesty and happiness for me and my family, even when it hurts...
  11. The Top 10 Things you Should be DoingIt’s hard to shake the feeling of information overload. The simple act of checking email can bring productivity to a crawl...
  12. Too SoonSeen so far beyond the shore, Betwixt two anchors fast and deep.....
  13. King of Crap MountainJamming the creative 'on' button over and over is a great way to get burned out...
  14. Soft and VulnerablePeople can fill you with a sense of purpose. People give love freely. People make life interesting and worth living...
  15. Let's be clear about one thingRoom to Think may be closing it's doors, but we're sure as hell not giving up on you...
  16. Use adjacency instead of first-childInstead, use the adjacency selector(~), to target links after the first one...
  17. The Power of OneSmall moments like lunch with a friend can easily become pivotal game-changers...
  18. It matters what you buildTime is finite, and our attention should be spent creating substance...
  19. Getting CORS working in Ruby on RailsNo more x-origin errors for this Rails project...