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Dead bats and birds preserved by a salty lake in Tanzania have been brought back to life in a photographic series.
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This was a ton of fun!
So, we did a hackathon at work this past week, specifically geared towards front-end engineering. It. was. awesome. For one thing, we got lots of free beer from the people over at Hops and Grain Brewery, their Zoe beer was pretty tasty, and kept me riding the Ballmer Peak for the better part of ...
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This will be a great event. Looking forward to it, especially the more advanced topics.
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Seems as easy as Balsamiq!
The easiest way to draw flowcharts, mockups, UML, mind maps and more. Work together in real time with your team and clients.
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Mostly because Balsamiq is significantly faster to create, update, and share. There is some room for exploration though with frameworks like columnal and skeleton for quick responsive web design prototyping. However, I feel this code is too bloated for production and once someone sees any work in the browser they think work is done. 
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That was fun...I hate typing under pressure and it shows. :)

What a great app for promoting Treehouse...Innovative!
Check out my race on Code Racer!
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Wired asked me to lay out some mobile design mistakes & how to avoid them. Here's the end result!
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New size units based on view port in CSS 3 - http://bit.ly/JP2ZS3
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Dec. 15, 2011 - Good news, everyone! Microsoft has decided that the time has come to make sure that all users of Internet Explorer are using the most current version
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Web Designer - Interaction, UI, UX, IA
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User Expereience, HTML, CSS, Javascript, jQuery
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  • The Advisory Board Company
    Senior Front-End Engineer, 2014 - present
  • The Advisory Board
    Front-End Engineer, 2012 - 2014
  • TechSmith
    User Expereience Designer, 2010 - 2012
  • Quicken Loans
    Web Interaction Engineer, 2005 - 2010
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Senior Front-End Engineer @ The Advisory Board
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I just love to push pixels and code layouts!
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I embrace change and love a challenge - That's why I moved away from my hometown and state.
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