Silver Linings

We have some exciting news we’d like to share. Ever since our company was founded over five years ago, we’ve striven to create only top-notch products, applications that make our everyday lives better and easier. So you can imagine the elation at our offices when we received the Silver Award in the Best Mobile or App Startup at the 2014 US Mobile & App Design Awards!

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Magic Wand for Paginated Content

A long, long time ago, I wrote a piece on the mouse coordinates system in Quartz Composer and how to translate it to a device screen in the Origami Phone patch. Soon after that, Facebook introduced a new Phone patch supporting landscape mode and my simple solution became obsolete. With the release of Origami 1.4 and the introduction of new devices, things got even more complicated. For example, the bitmaps representing Apple Watch and iPhone 6+ are not 1:1 in pixel size scale, creating some wacky edge cases you need to take into consideration.

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