For the bulk of 2013, I worked with a talented Viget team to develop Vitae for the Chronicle of Higher Education. Think of it as LinkedIn for people in higher ed. Here’s a screenshot of my favorite feature, a bulk editing interface that uses 15+ custom parsers I wrote:
It was an enormous project, the biggest single project we’ve ever done at Viget (some engagements end up larger, but over a much longer period of time). I’m super proud of the work we did and that the application is seeing considerable growth. A couple blog posts I wrote based on my experiences working on Vitae:
- 2 Feb
Last year, I had the priviledge of working with a talented team at Viget to build and launch a new site for the North American branch of the World Wildlife Fund: This was the first major project … Read more »
- 8 Jul
I’ve been working for PUMA (the shoe company) at Viget for about the last year and a half, developing a content management system (CMS) to drive several of their category marketing sites (including … Read more »
- 7 Feb
I’ve been working on a small site for posting shorter-form writing and music recordings which I’ve called Davidmade. I was using Tumblr for a bit, but I’ve wanted to build a static site … Read more »
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- 21 Apr
Because daily life is anything but straightforward, we’ve updated one of the most iconic men’s jackets ever – the Bomber – to tackle everyday unpredictability with cutting-edge capability.
- 20 Apr
The AC plugs included in the World Travel Adapter Kit directly support outlets in North America, Japan, China, United Kingdom, Continental Europe, Korea, Australia, Hong Kong, and Brazil.
- 15 Apr
To the uninitiated, graphic novels are picture books — immature, goofy, smutty playgrounds for weirdos who refuse to enter the real world. None of which is correct.
- 13 Apr
“Bringing AAA console gaming experience to mobile devices” is a bold claim for an iOS game to make, but that’s exactly the promise Implosion — Never Lose Hope (Universal) delivers on.
- 13 Apr
Transistor is a sci-fi themed action RPG that invites you to wield an extraordinary weapon of unknown origin as you fight through a stunning futuristic city.