Refresh the Triangle

Come One, Come All Here’s a heads-up that me and the gang will be in full-force tomorrow night for this month’s Refresh the Triangle: “Dr jQuery (Or, How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the DOM)” I expect to start with a (really) short introduction to jQuery, then move on to a bunch of hands-on examples using it to manipulate DOM elements on a web page. No programming experience required! You can run jQuery commands from the command line in Firefox using the Firebug extension, Read More >>

Web Designer Wanted

We’re Looking for the Best Web Designer in Town Are you passionate about pushing pixels? Are you a typographic genius? Do you always design on a grid? Can you produce gallery-worthy designs in a variety of styles? If so, please keep reading. OnWired, a full-service web design/development firm and all-around cool place to work, is on the hunt for a web designer. We’re looking for someone with a creative mind, a keen understanding of user experience, exceptional communication skills, attention Read More >>

Make the Season Bright!

Each year, we receive Christmas and holiday cards from our clients and associates. And each year, we spend days trying to figure out what we should send them: Chocolate? Cards? Stuffed raccoons? (We opted for the first two.) Now, we could have taken the easy route and gone all-Hallmark on them, but we’re a classier bunch: we decided instead to hand-make our Christmas cards this year, since nothing warms the holiday spirit like generic gold foil holly, acorns, and glossy lettering on a navy background. Read More >>

Q & A with Student Sam

We get a lot of email here at OW HQ1, nothing special, just the garden–variety sort: super deals on pharmaceuticals, link exchange offers from Indian data companies, opportunities to transfer large sums of money to our account from deposed Nigerian dictators — you know, the usual. Sometimes we even receive requests for design services. Every so often, though, we get one of the really rare emails: a chance to pass on our wisdom to the next generation. In this case, a budding local designer sought Read More >>

What the Heck is 850kg of Gold Dust Worth Anyways?

Ok, I’ve seen many a spam letter but I’ve yet to see one that breaks out and asks for a phone number, address, and my license number for God’s sakes! Just popped open my email this evening to find this lovely bit of garbage… “Good Day, I am writting this letter with due respect and heartful of tears since we have not known or met ourselves previously. I am asking for your assistance after getting your contact from a reliable source.I want to find out if it’s possible for you to Read More >>