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"Minor Edit" support in Mockups for Confluence

Spurred by a customer's email, I have made the following enhancement to Mockups for Confluence today. The problem is that when people create and edit UI mockups in Confluence,...
Peldi
October 16th, 2008

New Product: Mockups for JIRA Personal

I know I know, it might not be the smartest thing to release a new product every day, but I'm too excited to sit on this one. The news:...
Peldi
October 7th, 2008

New product: Balsamiq Mockups for XWiki

Hi there. Less than a month since shipping Mockups for JIRA, I have some more exciting news to share. In case you didn't know, XWiki (xwiki.org) is both a...
Peldi
October 5th, 2008

A small enhancement: Background Transparency

Hey there. Just a quick post to show a new little enhancement I just added. You can now set the transparency level of the background color for the Tree,...
Peldi
October 2nd, 2008

Added 7 New Icons

Enjoy!
Peldi
September 24th, 2008

Little updates here and there

Hi there, sorry for not blogging for a while (a whole 10 days!), but I've been pretty busy with both Balsamiq work and life in general: after 3 months...
Peldi
September 19th, 2008

Mockups For JIRA: now shipping!

I am thrilled to announce the immediate availability of Balsamiq Mockups for JIRA, the latest version of Balsamiq Mockups. You can download it, test it and if you wish,...
Peldi
September 9th, 2008

Another small improvement: Selection in Menu and Tree

Hey there, the title pretty much says it all, but here's a picture too: πŸ™‚ I also fixed a bug with Mockups not showing up on startup when you...
Peldi
August 31st, 2008

New File Extension: BMML

After getting a nod from my superstar customers, I have changed the default file extension used by Balsamiq Mockups for Desktop from XML to BMML. It stands for Balsamiq...
Peldi
August 30th, 2008

New icons!

You asked for them, you got them! Sorry this took a little while. We (i.e. my lovely wife, the hand behind all of Mockups' icons and UI controlsI) also...
Peldi
August 29th, 2008

Export your Mockups from the Command Line!

Hi there, I just added a new feature to Balsamiq Mockups for Desktop, which I hope will help you integrate it in your workflow even more. In short, you...
Peldi
August 27th, 2008

Mockups for JIRA: getting close!

As you can see, Balsamiq Mockups for JIRA is pretty close to becoming a reality. The build is approaching beta-quality: if you'd like to help me test it, email...
Peldi
August 25th, 2008

Faster faster faster!

The faster you are able to create your UI mockups, the happier I am. In the last few days I made some improvements which should help you get your...
Peldi
August 24th, 2008

InspireUX and Mockups: get inspired!

I am extremely excited to announce a new little feature of Balsamiq Mockups: Clicking on the menu will simply open a new browser page to www.inspireUX.com. If you don't...
Peldi
August 12th, 2008

Recommended Mockups for Desktop upgrade

Today I finally had some time to dedicate to bug fixing and performance tuning. Here's a summary, roughly in order of importance the big one: in some instances, Mockups...
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August 9th, 2008

New feature: merge mockups

More than a new feature it's a change to the existing "Import Mockup" feature. Starting now, importing a mockup will no longer clear the current mockup. No UI changes,...
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August 8th, 2008

Time to kiss Comic Sans MS goodbye

Ok so people hate Comic Sans MS, I get it now. So let's get rid of it. Adam Alexander was kind enough to provide me with a list of...
Peldi
August 3rd, 2008

A little update and a record day

I just published a build with a few bug-fixes: the Tree no longer goes crazy if you use system fonts (thanks Travis Jensen for reporting it) the DataGrid selection...
Peldi
July 31st, 2008

Licensing Changes for Mockups For Confluence

The news Your Mockups and Confluence licenses no longer have to match. In other words: you can now install a small license of Mockups (i.e. a Team license) on...
Peldi
July 29th, 2008

A tiny new feature, and the Ribbon is in

Ok so I merged the Ribbon UI Library changes described yesterday into the official build, thanks for the feedback everyone. I also added a solid background to a bunch...
Peldi
July 29th, 2008

New feature preview: "Ribbon"

Hi there. So no-one likes to scroll horizontally, myself included. So why does Mockups force you to scroll that way through 60+ UI controls in the UI Library? Well,...
Peldi
July 27th, 2008

Tiny new feature with a big impact: size overlay

This is my favorite kind of feature: there when you need it, invisible when you don't. It took about 15 minutes to code, and solves a real need. In...
Peldi
July 26th, 2008

A few bug fixes

Perfection is unattainable, but it doesn't hurt to aim for it right? πŸ™‚ I try to get closer, one micro-release at the time. Here's what I just fixed today:...
Peldi
July 23rd, 2008

Mockups for Desktop Volume Licensing

Hi everyone. Spurred by a prospective customer who asked for it, I have now added volume licensing options to the Mockups For Desktop online store. Here are the discounts:...
Peldi
July 21st, 2008

New Release: Balsamiq Mockups 1.1

The news: Mockups version 1.1 is available as of today as a free upgrade to all customers. What to do: go get it! For your desktop and for Atlassian...
Peldi
July 20th, 2008

Curly Braces, Scratch-Outs, Big Red X-s, oh my!

Today I finally enlisted my lovely wife (and hand behind all of the UI controls in Balsamiq Mockups) to draw a few more shapes for me. A few hours...
Peldi
July 16th, 2008

New feature: lock controls

A few of you have asked for it, and I finally got around to implementing it: you can now lock controls in place in Balsamiq Mockups. This is especially...
Peldi
July 15th, 2008

Small feature, big improvement

Inspired by my first and best Mockups for Confluence customer yet (hi Neville!), I just added a small feature to Mockups for Confluence. This 40-second, no-audio screencast should speak...
Peldi
July 14th, 2008

International Languages Support added

Hi there. I just added a new item to the View menu that lets you use system fonts for your mockups instead of the default Comic Sans MS: This...
Peldi
July 7th, 2008

Mockups For Desktop 1.1 alpha - not for the faint of heart

A full 16 days after the release of Mockups 1.0, an alpha version of 1.1 is ready for testing for the braves amongst you. πŸ™‚ Version 1.1 is scheduled...
Peldi
July 6th, 2008

Mockups for Confluence now 2.8+ compatible

Hi there, just a quick note to tell you that I just posted a new build of Balsamiq Mockups For Confluence which works with Confluence 2.8 and above, i.e....
Peldi
July 3rd, 2008

Polish-time, and Callouts!

Hi everyone. I used Mockups for a couple of hours the other day and realized that it was still too rough around the edges for my taste. So here's...
Peldi
July 1st, 2008

New micro-release!

I want to write a "launch post-mortem" entry tomorrow, but for now I wanted to encourage you to go download the new release of Mockups, as there are some...
Peldi
June 21st, 2008

Balsamiq Mockups Online Help

I just completed the first draft of the Balsamiq Mockups Online Help documentation. These are my beliefs about software documentation in our current state of technology: software should be...
Peldi
May 18th, 2008

Continuous Integration is rad

I just finished setting up my first CruiseControl project (I can't afford Bamboo right now). So now every time I do a check-in that's related to Mockups Live, if...
Peldi
March 11th, 2008

Weekly update

Hi there balsamiq friends! You may be asking yourselves: so what happened this week in balsamiq world? πŸ™‚ Thanks to my beta participants' awesome feedback, I have made the...
Peldi
February 3rd, 2008

Import/Export, new "first time experience"...

Hi it's me again. Today was a good day. I just updated the build with the following: improved "first time experience": when you first open the app you'll see...
Peldi
January 24th, 2008

I cut another feature, yay!

My new thing is cutting features. I love it, it gives me a great sense of accomplishment. The product becomes leaner and more clear, more focused and more usable...
Peldi
January 24th, 2008
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