Join us on our next event on Monday, October 21 at 6:30pm at Forward Technology.
“Modern Progressive Enhancement” by Stuart Cox
10 years on from its conception, the technique of Progressive Enhancement is still touted by some as a best-practice for making a web site or app accessible to the largest possible audience. But its meaning – and application – has become misunderstood, contorted and diluted over the years.
About Stuart, @stucoxmedia
Stu is a senior developer at Potato and a member of the Modernizr core team. He is enamoured with new tech and likes to theorise about web design and development practices, while trying to balance purism with a healthy dose of pragmatism.
“Online identity: getting to know your users” by Cristiano Betta
Cristiano’s talk will cover:
- The state of the authentication dance
- Why online identity matters
- The case for named vs unnamed identity
- Online identity in the e-commerce space
About Cristiano, @cbetta
He loves to code in Ruby, Rails & JS. Appreciates web standards, continuous integration, distributed version control systems, test driven development, and coffee.