New year resolution

I decided to put this list here in the hope that I will be even more motivated to get it done. My overall goal this year is to become a better designer and engineer. I also want to track my time better so I can maximize the time I spend on activities I enjoy the […]

FirefoxOS *is* Decentralized

I read a very interesting article today by Aral Balkan titled 2014: The Rise of Indie Tech. I agree with the general thesis of the article that indie decentralized web technologies are good for the people, and that mainstream media has missed the boat and has been focusing too much on the wrong sort of […]

Radio Paradise FirefoxOS App

radio paradise app

I have recently published my second FirefoxOS webapp called Radio Paradise on Marketplace. It aims to be a simple and minimal client for the excellent Internet radio station – radio paradise. If you own a FirefoxOS device, and you like good music delivered to your ears, you want this app :). Here is a video […]

28 days with Geeksphone and Firefox OS — Week 1 of 4

28 days with Geeksphone and Firefox OS -- Week 1 of 4

It has been a week since I started using Geeksphone Keon running Firefox OS as my primary phone. This post summarizes my experience during the first week of using this phone . I decided instead of dumping all my notes in chronological order, I am going to organize them by topic. Contacts My previous phone […]

Designing a mobile backpack for openbadges

Designing a mobile backpack for openbadges

  Background Mozilla Open Badges is a really cool project that is creating a free and open source ecosystem for issuing, earning and displaying badges. I am very excited about this project because I believe it will significantly improve our education system and the way we think about teaching and learning skills — all without […]

Frontend architecture of the new jimu user interface

Frontend architecture of the new jimu user interface

This is a a crosspost of my original post on jimulabs.com. I have been working on jimu since Septermber and it has been an amazing journey. We just launched the project on Kickstarter. At jimu labs we have been hard at work. We have been designing the user experience and implementing an intuitive and powerful […]