• Save
History Boxes
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in...5
×
 

History Boxes

on

  • 3,189 views

The Guardian, January 16 2009

The Guardian, January 16 2009

Statistics

Views

Total Views
3,189
Views on SlideShare
3,186
Embed Views
3

Actions

Likes
2
Downloads
0
Comments
0

1 Embed 3

http://www.slideshare.net 3

Accessibility

Categories

Upload Details

Uploaded via as Adobe PDF

Usage Rights

© All Rights Reserved

Report content

Flagged as inappropriate Flag as inappropriate
Flag as inappropriate

Select your reason for flagging this presentation as inappropriate.

Cancel
  • Full Name Full Name Comment goes here.
    Are you sure you want to
    Your message goes here
    Processing…
Post Comment
Edit your comment

History Boxes History Boxes Presentation Transcript

  • History Boxes Aaron Straup Cope The Guardian, January 16 2009
  • Hi, my name is Aaron
  • Wax on, wax off
  • The Mirror Project
  • The Bubble
  • Real estate (on the web)
  • tcpdump is my API
  • Flickr
  • What have I learned?
  • Social means change
  • engineering threatens to quit launch GOTO 10 changes Features are not “products” time
  • Data, not answers
  • The “Who Cares” Principle
  • FL(ENG/OPS) MARSHMALLOW!!! BACON!!!
  • JavaScript PHP Perl Java Python Bash C++
  • Community management JavaScript PHP Perl Java Python Bash C++ No, really
  • uploadr browser API browser www www www memcached squid storage mysql search geo “feeders” image processing offline offline offline offline offline tasks tasks tasks tasks tasks
  • Client Application Caching Caching Data Data “Near Future”
  • Things not shown
  • Deploy tools
  • Kill switches
  • The Fear
  • An unfortunate truth
  • “The worst part about PHP is that itʼs often the right tool for the job.”
  • Nubby bits
  • Black boxes
  • shake before use “Reverse geocoding”
  • the “mastro” Kill me now
  • Why am I telling you this?
  • News is social software
  • Communities of authority
  • 10:15:10 PM Aaron Straup Cope: tomorrow, I will make API methods 10:15:39 PM Paul Hammond: we should make something on the site instead 10:15:46 PM Paul Hammond: api methods are cheating 10:16:13 PM Aaron Straup Cope: api methods are potentialities for the site Nubby bits
  • The shape of content
  • “Histories of movement...”
  • “...that constitute place.”
  • Interpretation (client) Public API (application) Pattern Matching (caching) Editorial (data) Reporting (near future) Quite possibly nonsense
  • Feeding the story
  • Thank you
  • http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/2920083506 http://www.flickr.com/photos/yashh/2834617697/ http://www.aaronland.net/basementboy/ http://www.mirrorproject.com http://www.mirrorproject.com/by/artboy http://flickr.com/photos/straup/2413601449/ http://www.aaronland.info/nytimes/related/ http://code.flickr.com/blog/2008/10/30/the-shape-of-alpha/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/kevincollins/446759634/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/330500781 features are not “products” http://www.flickr.com/photos/norby/407620068/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/atc/103174228/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/3190491518/ how it works http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/3233781401/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/328341800/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/192184337/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/wafer/2534333174/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/73244196/ choose your poison http://www.flickr.com/photos/revdancatt/370024049/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/3178465288/ http://www.aaronland.info/talks/#where08 the mastro why am I telling you this? http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/2362170408/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/kellan/2883459596/ my dinner with hamster http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/3180283176/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/3171285346/ http://rocketstrikes.iamnear.net/ quite possibly bullshit, really http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/2368376951/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/straup/381894147/