Dustin Martin

Web Developer Joined over 5 years ago

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  • 7 comments
  • 12 upvotes
  • Posted to Instead of buying a men’s shirt you’ll eventually throw out, put $30 here, in reply to Zach ⑊ , Oct 07, 2015

    Could they have done uni-sex? Maybe, but come on it's a simple oversight.

    That's exactly what they did do. Unisex shirts are men's shirts. The only difference is in how you decide to label them.

    6 points
  • Posted to To use or not to use Bootstrap Framework?, in reply to Rick Lancee , Aug 22, 2015

    Also, Bootstrap 4 will be using SASS - the first alpha was just released a few days ago.

    1 point
  • Posted to Ask DN: What Does Your Sublime Text User Preferences Look Like?, Aug 12, 2015

    This is the only notable thing in my settings (actually keybindings) file. The default ctrl-tab behavior drives me crazy - I prefer it to work like switching Chrome tabs.

    2 points
  • Posted to Apple - Store + Cart, Aug 07, 2015

    Did they just drop WebObjects? I think that makes the iTunes Store the last notable place using it.

    2 points
  • Posted to Nicely designed forums: Do they exist?, Jul 13, 2015

    I think it depends on what sort of forum you're trying to build. A lot of the more nice-looking, minimalist options here (Discourse, especially) seem like they would be great for something more ephemeral and impersonal like a technical support forum, but I've yet to see a real community spring up around anything other than vBulletin, ugly as it is.

    I think there's a reason all the largest forum communities (Something Awful, Bodybuilding.com, NeoGAF, Facepunch...) have stuck with it. It's familiar to previous forum users, and its social features are just unmatched by everything else.

    1 point
  • Posted to Fall of the Designer Part I: Fashionable Nonsense, in reply to Eli Schiff , Apr 07, 2015

    now it doesn't bear any resemblance to the Facebook brand.

    I think that might be precisely the point - to present Messenger, Groups, and so on as pseudo-separate services, since the Facebook brand is beginning to turn off younger users.

    Consider the website for Messenger. The only Facebook mention on the front page is hidden away in the footer.

    3 points
  • Posted to A good external monitor for Macbook Retina?, Nov 15, 2014

    There's a price premium but I'd say it's worth looking for a 16:10 monitor. It'll match the Macbook's aspect ratio and (I think) it's nicer overall. I have an Asus VS24AH-P which has been pretty good for the price.

    0 points
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