When you grab a marker and head for the whiteboard, the room dynamics change for the better.
Here are a few lessons I've learned trying to use a native vector tool to design application UI.
Plenty of frameworks support responsive design, but I've been looking for one with a distinctively mobile first point of view.
As a designer, I think it's important to be able to prototype in the browser. Using Middleman and Bootstrap allows me to work independently from developers.
Now that front-end development tools have matured, should we give up Photoshop and start designing web sites in browsers? Well, yes and no.
I often use “Big D Design” to distinguish Strategy and Process from the Tangible, where I often use “Visual Design” to describe the craft.