Monday, 27 July 2015

How to Use Facebook Shimmer in Your Android Projects

Shimmer is an open-source library from Facebook that you can use in your Android projects to add a beautiful shimmer effect to any View in your layouts. In this screencast, you will be seeing how to add the Shimmer library as a dependency in Android Studio, and use it to apply a shimmer effect to an ImageView.

Thursday, 23 July 2015

Creating Pseudo-3D Illustrations With CSS

I've been experimenting with CSS transforms and animations lately, and thought it would be a good idea to create a screencast showing you how to create a simple animated pseudo-3d illustration. It isn't much, but you should be able to learn the basics of CSS transforms and keyframe animations from it.

Do let me know if you have any comments or suggestions.

Saturday, 11 July 2015

A Quick Introduction to Materialize.css

Materialize.css is a CSS framework you can use to quickly add the material design look and feel to your blog or website. It is very simple and easy to use, and can serve as an alternative to Twitter Bootstrap. In this screencast, which lasts for 10 minutes, I show you how to create a webpage using Materialize.css and apply various styles to it. Please let me know if you have any comments or suggestions.