Making Badass Developers: Keynote

Keeping up with technologies can be tough, and this keynote is an absolute must-watch for any developer looking to improve. Every moment of every day there’s a new language, framework, format, protocol to learn. Nobody has a more dynamic skill set than a web...

A Day as a Developer at an Ad Agency

As I work on the day-to-day to establish my business, Key Medium, I have been struggling to successfully monetize solutions built like the underlying technological solutions I own–Net Qualified and Private File Share. And, since I have to pay the bills somehow,...

Why You Should Create a Personal Website

Having your own personal website gives you a platform, outside of social networks, where you are in full control of what is displayed and how. Assuming you are no web guru, having a personal website — like I do here on TheA.li — gives me full control on...

Custom Youtube Video Player with Branding

Custom styling YouTube is now easier than ever. I’ve begun alpha testing across my websites, and it’s been approved as a Twitter card! UPDATE (11/27): Versions 1 & 2! They’re both awesome and have their caveats. The one below works to deliver...

Open-Sourced Machine Learning by Google

I’m a newbie to machine learning, but I’ve always been fascinated by data science. For me, now is a good opportunity to get my toes wet with machine learning since Google just open-sourced it’s AI — it’s called TensorFlow. Why did...

Static Website Generators

How useful are static web generators, really? I recently came across an article from Smashing Magazine that made a very strong case for static website generators. They even dedicated a website called StaticGen, as an open-source directory of static...