A Developer’s Guide into the World of Web Standards

A couple of weeks ago, I had the pleasure of joining my colleague Amal Hussein and her pals Justin Ribeiro and Leon Revill on the Web Platform Podcast. Amal invited me to record the podcast after discussing the challenges of standards development organizations over lunch, where I emphasized that developing open standards is a much different …

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 …

Good News, Everyone!

I’m irrationally exuberant¹ to announce that I’m going to be the new Training Coordinator at Bocoup!  Although the company primarily works on consulting projects, they’ve also begun adding jQuery, Javascript, and HTML5 training in Boston and abroad. I’ll be helping build the training curriculum, coaching developers to become better instructors, coordinating training sessions, and evangelizing Bocoup and the …