Howard Abrams

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Howard Abrams

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Biography

Been building both the front and back-ends of web application in various languages and frameworks for over 15 years,

Open Source Bridge 2013

Sessions for this user

* Literate Programming for the 21st Century

Knuth advocated writing programs for people, not computers. How does crafting code with literate programming play with quick iterative development? Example heavy session using org-mode's Babel project and progrmming languages with succinct syntax, like Scala and Clojure.
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Proposals for this user

* A/B Testing How-To for Web Applications

Multivariate Testing (also called A/B or Split Testing) lets you determine the best "choice" by showing each choice to a subset of your customers and measuring the results. Of course, you've already heard about it since Google has been doing these sorts of experiments for years, but how to begin? I'll show you the tools you'll need and code you'll write, with plenty of examples. I'll share tips and tricks from the trenches to improving your customer experiments.
Cooking 2013-02-25 19:18:55 +0000
Howard Abrams

Open Source Bridge 2010

Proposals for this user

* How to Teach Kids to Program Computers

Tips, tricks and a curriculum for teaching children to program computers in your spare time.
Culture 2010-03-29 05:03:46 +0000
Howard Abrams