Building an iPhone/iPad/Android compatible HTML5 video player tutorial – Part 1

One of the great things about modern smartphones and tablets is their ability to render webpages very closely to the way they are rendered on desktops. The only caveat here is Flash. Flash is of course blocked completely on iOS devices, and it’s compatibility and performance on Android devices varies widely. One of the most…

Full Browser Flash with changing background color and automatic scrollbars

Bowen and Company website, design by Florio Design I finished a Flash animation for a client in which the background color of the movie fades from brown to white. The client liked it but decided that he would like the background of the browser (behind the embedded Flash movie) to change as well. I figured…

Mercury Rev Launches New Site

Curious Minds Media has just launched the new site of the experimental rock band Mercury Rev. This site combines strong design with usability to create an exciting new web presence for the band. The design was based off of the new album artwork for the band’s next release, and captures the mysterious, otherworldly feel of…