Mailto links: Letting the user decide

There has been a bit of talk recently about mailto links, more specifically how to block them from opening your age old email client. There are occasions where mailto links are exactly what I want, especially useful when they fill out a long email address or subject line for me. However, in general, I would… continue reading

“Unmasking” the password field

Stop me if this sounds familiar: you’re logging into a site or app on your phone, carefully entering your password, you tap the sign-in button, and… “Incorrect password, please try again.” Ohhh, snap! You didn’t enter the wrong password, you simply tapped a wrong key. It’s something you likely would’ve caught if the login control… continue reading