💾 JPEG Autorotate

“Ever had the problem of pictures taken in portrait showing up in landscape in emails, on your blog or on your mobile device? JPEG Autorotate is the solution. It’s quick, it’s simple, it’s free.” -Raquel

Published around 2005, still has 5-10K downloads per year in 2017. This solved an itch lots of people had, with an extremely simple UI.

JPEG autorotate website & download

💾 The Great Boogie Hunt

💾 EvilAlarm: Mobile alarm clock sure to wake you up

Visual design, animated transitions; usability testing
Open source collaboration in Qt/QML; website

UX focused on being a simple alarm clock.
And, umh— making damn sure the user wakes up, by making him solve puzzles to mute alarm.

Designed at a time when it was still less clear which UI paradigms would be established norms on mobile touch screens.

💾 Winnie the Pooh personality test

A playful experiment in online advertising; a simple “personality test” . It was featured on a local radio station sometime around the year 2006, and gained quite a bit of traffic due to that.

It got me some hundreds of euros in the oughties to support my studies. After placing the ads, the total impressions were around 300K in total.