Prompt Panel at Distill ’14

I was fortunate enough to be invited to EngineYard’s Distill conference in 2014, to speak on a panel about their Prompt program and mental health.

Depressed For A Day

Depressed For A Day is a talk I gave at php[tek] as part of the Mental Health Summit, thanks to the sponsorship of EngineYard’s Prompt program.

Ceci n'est pas un Canard

Ceci n’est pas un Canard: The Treachery of Hacker News is a talk about supporting each other and making good art.

Realtime and Go

A talk about using Go for realtime web application development. Created for RealtimeConf Europe, this talk was also given at the University of Buffalo and for the XMPP UK meetup group.

What Iron Man Taught Me About Tech

A talk I gave at Barcamp Buffalo 2012. Iron Man has some pretty awesome tech, so let’s see how they got it.

How to Kick More @#% Per Minute Using the Cloud

Developers are super heroes. The cloud can help them stop ironing their capes and get back to saving little old ladies from getting robbed. At, we want to help you do that. A talk I originally gave at UBHacking.