Dick on May 26th, 2011

This is a really simple idea, so I’ll be brief. If you happen to have existing Flash applications on the web that need to be used with touch or a similar touch screen technology, ex. a kiosk, you can do so using some of the new touch screen desktops that are coming onto the scene. […]

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Dick on May 9th, 2011

No one’s got time for their designers and developers to be “non-billable” when using Adobe software. Keep reading to save yourself some frustration when upgrading to CS5.5. The problem(s) I recently tried to upgrade to Adobe CS5.5 (Web Premium and Production Premium Creative Suites). I’ve used Adobe’s creative software for around 20 years cross-platform, and […]

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Dick on February 4th, 2011

I got to work on some illustrations this week to use with a blogsite we’re building with Google’s blogger platform. The site delivers a collection of articles specific to politics in Virginia from a wide array of news sources. (Mostly local and regional newspapers) via RSS and subscription services. Blogger isn’t as robust as WordPress, […]

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Dick on January 24th, 2011

I never thought a full-time government gig would be as fulfilling as this one has been. Sometimes, I get the chance to do work that I feel really makes a difference for others. At-large info: This year at the Virginia General Assembly, @vahouse and @vasenate have upgraded the user experiences for video provided for daily […]

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Dick on October 8th, 2010

Sometimes I get so busy with new technology and work that I forget about my own online presence and creative needs. This makes me sad. So, I’ve knocked the dust off of some things that I love. To freshen things up, I’m launching a new portfolio and changes on this blog that include social media […]

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Dick on June 5th, 2009

but who isn’t? If you’re interested, I’m at… twitter.com/dickkirkland Dudotron

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