10 Things I Hate About Web Apps

Micah Martin (8th Light, Inc.)
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Location: D135-136

1. A countdown of 10 things I hate about web apps and why. The list will contain aspects such as HTML, CSS, Javascript, multiple browsers, HTTP, and other aspects that have caused you pain whether you’ve realized it or not.
2. An introduction to LimeLight. This intro will explain what LimeLight is and how it can ease the pain of building web application.
3. Demo of building a web app using LimeLight and Rails. The web app will be served by Rails and consumed by a LimeLight client. Prepare to be amazed!

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Micah Martin

8th Light, Inc.

Micah Martin is a Software Craftsman and President of 8th Light, Inc. He is co-author of the book “Agile Principles, Patterns, and Practices in C#” and lead developer of the open source FitNesse tool. He has 8 years of experience consulting, training, and developing software focusing on agile development practices. Since 2006, Micah has been working almost exclusively with Ruby, stressing it to the edge, developing enterprise systems.

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