Week 13

Lauren Zhang/ April 30, 2021

Apr. 26 – Apr. 30 Progress This week was our softs presentation (Monday), where we presented an operational version (1.0) to the faculty, answered questions, and took their feedback. The major addition over the weekend before was this loading page, intended to smooth the entry into our experience, since it takes some time to load our assets. It’s also an

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Week 12

Lauren Zhang/ April 30, 2021

Apr. 19 – Apr. 23 Progress This week, our front-end programmer spent some time addressing compatibility issues with Safari on mobile iOS devices, so the experience works on all platforms now, although continuous adjustments and testing needs to be done separately for these devices when new features are implemented. We made some changes to the layout to better balance emphasis

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Week 11

Lauren Zhang/ April 30, 2021

Apr. 12 – Apr. 16 Progress We entered week 11 with our prototype ready for the desktop. Now our focus shifted to implementing the overview section for the mobile version. Due to the small size of a mobile screen, it was a challenge to display all the HistoryMakers in the overview subsets and so we decided the user could only

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Week 10

Lauren Zhang/ April 9, 2021

Apr. 5 – Apr. 9 Progress By the middle of the week, we had all the styling and functionality implemented for all parts. There were some design changes, including keeping the dark background across both tabs, changing the style of the button, adding a popup for the Digital Archive button to inform users that they would be leaving our experience,

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Week 9

Lauren Zhang/ April 7, 2021

Mar. 29 – Apr. 2 Progress We settled on the overall structure of our experience (and working terminology) that can address a variety of user needs:1. Detail View – Browse through a ring of pictures of HistoryMakers that match the chosen filters. This is for people who have just entered the experience or are only interested in browsing individuals in

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