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Derek Lakin

User-Friendly Input Pages

When it comes to data entry pages on mobile devices the key is to make it as simple as possible for the user. These kind of devices are all about the user experience and while I think we can all agree that data entry is far from sexy, it’s unavoidable. I was recently working on the login screen for an app (which will remain secret for now, but I’ll reveal all when it’ ...

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Derek Lakin

Creating Copyable Read-Only Text

Ignoring any debates or discussions about when it’s going to arrive if you haven’t got it already, but the recently-released update for Windows Phone 7 (WP7) code-named NoDo (apparently short for No Donuts) brought the much discussed copy and paste feature. How Does it Work? The copy and paste feature has been available in the developer tools since December 2010, so we already know that the copy and paste feature works in the ...

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