What I Learned From My First Speaking Gig

About six months ago one of the organizers of a local meetup group asked if I could give a talk.

“We just need more development centered talks.”

This was a hell of an opportunity for...

On Community

It never ceases to amaze me how helpful the web development community is. It’s incredible to encounter people who are passionate about their craft.

There’s been a lot of talk lately about suspending new features...

Enhancing Progressive Enhancement

As the famous Dave Rupert says, “It’s time for some * Law and Order sound effect here * Hot Drama.”

Yesterday the internet was abuzz with the technicalities of what Progressive Enhancement really is. A...

Spinning Up Process

As every good developer knows, a process is crucial to the success of your project. Without it, clients run amok, design changes seven times, development never has a clear objective, and the project becomes an...

Choosing Your Stack: Part 1

Ah yes. The question that plagues every developer looking to break into the Web App development field. A question that I have had to ask myself recently as well. Everyone knows there’s a million frameworks...

The Internet’s Own Boy

I had the pleasure of watching The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz, and let me tell you, this documentary that highlights tragedy that is the US Justice system was quite eye opening.

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A More Minimal Approach

Howdy folks!

So after an absurd amount of time, I’ve decided to update my site. Not really featuring any work at the moment, but I definitely have plans for more features!

One thing I really...

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