"Surge" for Chrome

A new tab page for Google Chrome, featuring a todo list, the time and date, live weather, and user themes.

Links

Chrome Web Store

Tools

AngularJS, Node.js, Gulp, SASS, HTML5, CSS3, Git, Twitter Bootstrap, Reddit API, OpenWeatherMap API, Chrome Platform APIs

Context

  • Reimagined the new tab dashboard for Chrome, focusing on productivity and minimalism; includes a to-do list, live weather data, cycling wallpapers from Reddit, user-customizable themes, and a custom search tool.
  • Developed and published extension with over 600 daily users.
  • Wire-framed and implemented all UI/UX elements using material design principles as sole designer and developer.

Inspiration

More details coming soon!