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I began using Bohemian Coding’s Sketch almost exclusively for web design a few years ago. It’s lighter and faster than Photoshop, has a stripped-down set of features that meet my needs, and has a workflow that allows me to get work done faster. And at $99, it’s quite affordable (and I do like that I pay once, rather than every month).

I have one source of irritation, though. I run Sketch on my work machine and my home machine (which is permitted by the EULA, of course). I ran into an issue of plugin parity between the two machines.

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Earlier this year, it became clear that it was time for a new cell phone. I was hoping to hold out for something featuring the Android OS, but it was not meant to be. My phone decided to leave this mortal plane before an Android phone was released, forcing me into a decision. Since I […]

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Pearson Education presented their Voices That Matter: Web Design conference in Nashville earlier this month, featuring sessions led by some leading web and design authors. I’ve been reading their work for years, so when I (as a Pearson employee) was offered the chance to attend the conference, I jumped at it. Presenters included big names […]

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