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Fred Grott
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The Mobile Canvas
The benefit of building some design UIKits based on html5, js, and css for desktop and mobile is that if I use the mobile device as my canvas the limitations serve to allow me to focus on the pedagogical of theory of Material Design. In doing so,I can than ...
The benefit of building some design UIKits based on html5, js, and css for desktop and mobile is that if I use the mobile device as my canvas the limitations serve to allow me to focus on the pedagogical of theory of Material...
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Figured out how to artists or company sidebars...and it works on mobile!
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Bootstrap Experiment One
I will be trying a bootstrap experiment.  I am going to be pushing out some creative design products that are related to my mobile design work in a certain marketplace to see how much traction those commercial products receive. If  I am lucky it pays for so...
I will be trying a bootstrap experiment. I am going to be pushing out some creative design products that are related to my mobile design work in a certain marketplace to see how much traction those commercial products receiv...
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Advance material Design Color Palette II
This an android color resource file denoting a full advanced color palette for material design. Both Monochromatic(Minimal design) and Google vibrant are supported. Gist Url The bottom black and whites is for Monochomatic with the top half serving as the pa...
This an android color resource file denoting a full advanced color palette for material design. Both Monochromatic(Minimal design) and Google vibrant are supported. Gist Url The bottom black and whites is for Monochoma...
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Silicon ValleyWakeUP Call
Trump getting elected sent a very loud call to Silicon Valley to wake up to the effects of both tech disruption through job loss and income equality. And yet if you look at the Democratic message lately they still have not got the message. Look SV VCs, if y...
Trump getting elected sent a very loud call to Silicon Valley to wake up to the effects of both tech disruption through job loss and income equality. And yet if you look at the Democratic message lately they still have not go...
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Counter to Minimalism
Rise of Minimalism The article highlights a point that with brands adopting minimalism a competing app gets lost in that one cannot differentiate between the two apps. The answer may be slight slivers of color and other adornments that do not take up much s...
Rise of Minimalism The article highlights a point that with brands adopting minimalism a competing app gets lost in that one cannot differentiate between the two apps. The answer may be slight slivers of color and other adorn...
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UI Kit Products
Obviously, the first set of UI kit products is for html/css/js and in fact Material Design based. Should be interesting to see which ones take off. At the moment using two frameworks, Materialize and Bootstrap as I have not figured out how to incorporate or...
Obviously, the first set of UI kit products is for html/css/js and in fact Material Design based. Should be interesting to see which ones take off. At the moment using two frameworks, Materialize and Bootstrap as I have not f...
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UI Kit Products
Okay, somewhat early announcement. I have some UI Kits that I am developing that will be released on UpLabs MaterialUp in January as commercial products. Some are Dashboard Kits and some are Android UI-Wireframe kits.
Okay, somewhat early announcement. I have some UI Kits that I am developing that will be released on UpLabs MaterialUp in January as commercial products. Some are Dashboard Kits and some are Android UI-Wireframe kits.
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Material Design Color Palettes III
The 3rd and probably final tweaking of my Material Design Advance Color Palette should be up in a few days.  The improvements is finally finding the tool that mathematically calculates color contrasts and keeps them within the WAG guidelines, namely Paletto...
The 3rd and probably final tweaking of my Material Design Advance Color Palette should be up in a few days. The improvements is finally finding the tool that mathematically calculates color contrasts and keeps them within th...
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Does Minimal Design fit in Google Material Design?
Yes, in-fact it does as if you read the color area of Google Material Design it states you can use monochromatic color schemes. Than the accent color becomes the action color for user actions. Your flash of brand color comes at the beginning in the app intr...
Yes, in-fact it does as if you read the color area of Google Material Design it states you can use monochromatic color schemes. Than the accent color becomes the action color for user actions. Your flash of brand color comes ...
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CheatSheets-Android
Sort of pivoting the android dev books in that seeing if doing cheatsheets first on subjects like activities, fragments, etc  helps me better tease the book while helping me see the over-all picture that I have to write about in the chapters of the dev book...
Sort of pivoting the android dev books in that seeing if doing cheatsheets first on subjects like activities, fragments, etc helps me better tease the book while helping me see the over-all picture that I have to write about...
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Android Mobile programming
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Java, html5, css3, xml, python, ruby, perl, android app development, javaEE, jython
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  • startups
    Android Mobile programming, present
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Male
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Android Dev Guru
Introduction

I am what may be nicknamed a four horsemen:

-C/C++ to Java and MVC scripting

-Business, even have doen MIS and commanded $1 million dollar budgets

-Startup maven, know where trends are going

-Can also build server hardware if required


Links to demos, source code repos, portfolio stuff, video, etc is at:

http://about.me/fredgrott

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