Anders Tornblad

Don’t forget to call your dad too 👴

As I explained in the first article of this series, my reason for creating the Call Mom app was that my mother passed away. At first, I used the app for calling my dad, so I soon started looking into how to create two very similar apps with differ…

Monochromey CSS

Let's say you have a photo that you want to show somewhere on a web page. The photo is rich in color, but you need to follow a strict color scheme, maybe because of brand guidelines, or just because you like certain colors more than others. The fi…

Don’t forget to build that app 📲

For this task, I went for writing the app in Java . Learning techniques that were completely new to me, like Kotlin or React Native , were not the main focus for me at the time, though I have gotten into both of those later. So I installed Androi…

Don’t forget to call your mom 👵

It all started when my mother passed away. She had COPD , a horrible disease that gets worse in a series of infrequent exacerbations over several years. She would be stable for months and then, unexpectedly, find herself hooked up to a respirator f…

Using Source Maps with CSS

StackOverflow user Rob had a problem
inspecting his SASS stylesheets after having them
preprocessed by Codekit . Having set the Output Style to "Compressed", the resulting CSS stylesheets were optimized and minified, making it almost im…

FizzBuzz in CSS

One recurring complaint among experienced programmers is that there are lots of junior talent
that could not even implement a simple FizzBuzz program. One blog article that started it off
was Using FizzBuzz to Find Developers who Grok Coding , writte…