Category Archives: resource

Third Project

design a

service     invention     system     interface     game 

Message from the President

Buckminister Fuller
Richard Buckminster (July 12, 1895 – July 1, 1983) was an American architect, systems theorist, author, designer, inventor, and futurist

Thesis Forum 2014 : Venture


New Start-ups


Sound sensor
Touch ID
Three-axis gyro
Proximity sensor
Ambient light sensor


Research Methods for the Publication Assignment

Here you can download the PDF that we went through in class last week.

The first part is about the post digital publishing and the discussion we carried out around the idea of self publishing, zines and web and multimedia content in publishing and transition from paper to screen etc. You can view the full book on this link or order it, it is an inspirational book for all designer whether designing for paper or screen.

Resources for the web layout referred in class

…and here is a bonus web app if you like:

as a respond to a few questions that I got over email, a general reminder about using type online:
you can use the @font-face rule as explained in the following link:

or you can go for some other free font serving services online such as:

Responsive Design


As we have discussed in class last week, throughout the semester we will try to adapt responsive design as a general principle for all screen based presentations. It is more of an understanding rather then being an advance technology. It does not require any more skills then you already can do with HTML/CSS however the coding style needs to be absorbed and practised over and over again. Also here is a link to a book titled “Responsive Web Design”, please download and skim through until Tuesday.

Also please go through these two tutorials. First one is to warm up after the summer break and second and third one are to get familiar with coding for responsive layouts.

CSS Fundamentals
Creating a Responsive Website Design

You can login with your NET-IDs. If you are off campus, you might need to enter first to login through campus.

Miscellaneous tips and tutorials for coding HTML/CSS3

General HTML/CSS reference:
W3C Schools

The toolbox is a collection of the best time-saving apps, tools, and widgets from around the web:

jQuery is a fast and concise JavaScript Library that simplifies HTML document traversing, event handling, animating, and Ajax interactions for rapid web development. jQuery is designed to change the way that you write JavaScript:

Lightbox is a simple, unobtrusive script used to overlay images on top of the current page. It’s a snap to setup and works on all modern browsers:
Lightbox 2

Portfolio site links that are reviewed in class

(thank to Jackie)
here is one more old gun:

and some of our recent alumni: