Delightful Reveal #28

A weekly update on all things Flagrant

Jack Permenter
By Jack Permenter
July 24, 2023

Everything you do and don’t get done today is more than enough.

What we did:

  • Implemented a slide-up using javascript Animation API; thanks ChatGPT!
  • Created case study story highlights for Instagram.
  • Finished creating brand guidelines to provide our client with resources and documentation about the brand identity we designed for their suite of applications.
  • Read about and discussed various resources about how boards, management, and cooperatives have discrete roles and where their concerns overlap.
  • Reviewed recordings of several end-to-end user research sessions and reflected on humbling usability errors that we can make improvements to address.
  • Completed four moderated, summative usability tests. Conducted both deductive and inductive analysis and generated highlight reels and a Mural board for further review. Identified initial, high-level takeaways. Discussed some ideas for resolving critical usability errors.
  • Planned for and scheduled epicycle planning workshop.
  • Spent time working on what micro animations could be for a marketing site to showcase their products benefits.
  • Attended a short company summit where we covered upcoming needs and pushed along company goals. Agreed a plan of attack for a management retro.
  • Published our first Developer Roundtable episode on Youtube!
  • Created a pdf inspection report for MyMomentum.

What we’re reading:

What we’re watching:

What we’re listening to:

What we’re interested in:

  • Going to a local distillery for a tour and tasting to learn more about their business and process - State Line Distillery 
  • Ethics and morality
  • Lincoln Lake. An bouldering oasis hidden up in the clouds.
  • Barbie, the movie
  • Oppenheimer, the movie
  • Barbenheimer, the mashup
  • Barbie cocktails at The Broad Theater (Relevant Image)

What we’re struggling with:

  • runtime vs. compile-time application configuration
  • Florida school system
  • Misogyny, xenophobia, and fat shaming in Taxi, the show
  • HEIC Images. 

What we’re buying:

  • First pair of earrings
  • Plants. And moar plants
  • Glass boba straws and stainless steel ice cubes

What we’re celebrating:

  • Getting the Steam Deck set up and enjoying games I haven’t been able to play before

    • Carrion
    • SUPERHOT (It’s the most innovative shooter I’ve played in years.) +1
  • Traveling next week!
  • Birthday milestone and a week off of work

If you’re looking for a team to help you discover the right thing to build and help you build it, get in touch.