Quality in the Consumer IoT
2016-04-21
This is a companion post for my talk of the same title given on April 22, 2016 at IoT Fuse in Minneapolis, MN.
It Needs to Be Seen
2016-03-31
This post is for Trans Day of Visibility 2016.
Commodities, Culture, and Code
2016-03-15
There is a general belief that social impact consideration, project/time management, documentation strategies, analysis of ethics, and so forth are non-technical skills. These so-called "soft" skills are not necessarily reviled, per se, but they are often viewed as second-class competencies in comparison to "hard" talents such as code production, hardware, analysis, and so forth.
Beyond the Buzz: The Internet of Things
2016-02-29
This is a companion post to accompany the Charlottesville Women in Tech Beyond the Buzz: The Internet of Things panel on February 10, 2016.
A Remarkable Tiny Proof
2016-02-29
There is a proof that I love, one that is very succinct and easy to understand to someone with only middle-school knowledge of mathematics. But it's remarkable in that inside of it lies a deep-seated idea, one that I find very difficult to wrap my head around sometimes.
On the Republican Bathroom Dread
2016-02-27
By now, you have probably heard that the Republican National Committee has made restricting trans students' bathroom use a national party platform.
Social and Design Factors in Video Games for Therapy and Rehabilitation
2016-02-25
This post accompanies my talk given at AlterConf DC on 30 January 2016.