Projects and articles
“First Draft of the Revolution is a marvel—an exploration of the space between the mind and the page the likes of which I've never experienced.” Kotaku
An interactive epistolary story I commissioned from Emily Short. I designed and coded the initial prototype which was then completed by Inkle. Play in a browser now, or download an EPUB 3 for use in iBooks.
Winner, Best Use of Innovation, 2013 XYZZY Awards.
A tutorial for IBM Developerworks on using CSS3 media query, HTML5 navigation, and MathML in EPUB 3 publications.
A report prepared for the UK academic funding organization JISC on digital publishing, ebooks, and scholarly communication.
Source code and packaged files demonstrating use of the accelerometer, multimedia, responsive design, and touch-based interactivity. On iOS? Open directly in iBooks: interactivity sample, media-query demo.
Most of my free coding time seems to go to ridiculous Twitter bots, which I enjoy enough to have written a step-by-step guide to coding them.
@soamazingquote finds tweets with inspirational-sounding messages and mis-attributes them to famous people like Mark Twain and Abraham Lincoln.
"You can't achieve success by being afraid of failure." - Albert Einstein pic.twitter.com/mGpn1jGVtt— So Amazing Quote! (@soamazingquote) August 20, 2015
@i_luv_recipes picks a random recipe, parses its ingredients, and makes random substitutions, just like people who comment on internet recipes.