Always Forward – Node.js and the Web Platform

I had the pleasure of chatting with Dan Shaw, Tara Manicsic, and James Snell earlier this week about Node.js and the Web Platform on an episode of Always Forward. I especially enjoyed making Tara’s acquaintance, hearing everyone’s “web origin stories,” and of course geeking out a bit about the tangled world of web standards. The …

A Shared Procedure for Communication and Engineering

If you work in a tech-related field, perhaps you’ve witnessed the following scenario play out in a meeting: People talking past one another for several minutes before realizing they’re actually discussing completely different — and sometimes exactly the same things; Words being chosen and promptly discarded, only to be redefined and chosen again; Tempers flaring …