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Archive for June, 2007

June 27th, 2007

Icons and Usability

Throughout the development process one item that can be an interesting struggle is icons. On the surface, icons can save space and can liven up an otherwise drab page. Well, that is, icons can save space if you don’t label them in some way. The problem then becomes if you don’t label an icon then […]

Filed in Usability

June 26th, 2007

Introducing cnp_studio

Hello and welcome to the all new cnp_studio! To put it simply, cnp_studio is the Web Development team at Clark/Nikdel/Powell Design and Communications, but better. We are still the same guys working in the same offices in downtown Winter Haven (with a little luck, though we might just be expanding into a new home. Stay […]

Filed in Who We Are

June 25th, 2007

New Site: PlayStation.Blog

Hey mom, all those years of video games finally paid off! It’s an exciting day when I can say we had a hand in the rollout of an official Sony Web site. Josh over at Hyku handled the design of the site along with helping on project coordination. Pete skillfully crafted the XHTML/CSS. Mike, as […]

Filed in New Site

June 14th, 2007

Safari for Windows Hits 1,000,000 Downloads

Just when we didn’t want another browser to test, Apple goes and joins the browser wars by releasing the beta version of Safari for Windows. Well, in case there was any doubt about whether it would get some attention, Apple says in the first 2 days after release that it was downloaded more than 1 […]

Filed in Development

June 11th, 2007

Flash Sucks

Let me rephrase that, Adobe’s Tools for creating Flash SUCK! Flash is a powerful and useful tool, very often mis-used, but a useful none the less. From what I’ve seen so far, the Actionscript language is pretty good. It gives you the flexibility to do almost anything you want with flash and its not too […]

Filed in Development, Usability

June 8th, 2007

Voce Annual Summer Event: Celebrating 8 Years

Thanks to everyone who joined us last night at Rosso & Bianco to celebrate Voce’s 8th anniversary. We hope you had as much fun as we did. Salud! More pictures Here. About the AuthorMichael Moeschler is one of Voce Connect’s Supervisors, acting as product PR liaison for one of our clients, a large enterprise technology […]

Filed in Events

June 1st, 2007

19 Things Not to do When Building a Web Site

When I see titles such as “Top 10 Things Not…” or “5 Reasons Why You…” it usually catches my interest. I recently came across the article 19 Things Not to Do When Building a Web Site and I have to say that they’re dead on. I’m also happy to say that these are things that […]

Filed in Design, Development, Usability