Using the setSpeed setting in Selenium Standalone htmlSuite mode

Posted by on Feb 15, 2013

I’m posting this because I couldn’t find it anywhere, and, while it’s stupidly simple and pretty obvious, it’s poorly poorly documented. So recently I was setting up Selenium tests using the SeleniumHQ plugin in Jenkins. I built my tests in the Firefox IDE, where they worked fine since I could adjust the execution timing, but ...

Source of Yellow live videos

Posted by on Jan 18, 2013

Here’s some videos of our last gig at Grand Victory in Brooklyn on December 13th 2012. Enjoy!

uWsgi, New Relic, Django example configuration files

Posted by on Jan 15, 2013

Since I run all of my Django projects on nginx/uwsgi, I decided to publish my standard deployment config for uWSGI including example settings for integrating New Relic with your app. If you use New Relic to do any performance monitoring, you can easily invoke the newrelic-admin script via upstart, which you can see in ...

Caching API Requests with Django, Tastypie, nginx, and uWsgi

Posted by on Nov 8, 2012

Whenever I deploy a django app, I use nginx as a frontend server in combination with uwsgi as the application container server, and, since nginx 0.8.40, the two integrate seamlessly via nginx’s uwsgi module. This combination is easy to install, super fast, leaves a small memory footprint, offers infinite customizations, and extremely reliable. Historically, I’ve always used ...

Kitchen Table Coders at the New Museum

Posted by on Aug 5, 2012

I’m super excited to be presenting the Kitchen Table Coders at the New Museum  for two events. On Friday August 18th, 2012, there will be a panel on programming, pedagogy and code literacy. The line-up for this panel is outstanding: Amit Pitaru of Kitchen Table Coders; Vanessa Hurst of Girl Develop It and Developers for Good; Jer Thorpe, ...

Reasons to be Creative 2012

Posted by on May 19, 2012

I’m excited to be presenting a session on archiving digital art at the Reasons to be Creative Festival this Summer at SVA in NYC!

SXSW 2012

Posted by on Feb 15, 2012

I’ll be moderating and presenting the panel “Preserving the Creative Culture of the Web” at the South by Southwest Interactive festival on March 11th, 2012 in Austin, TX. Joining me will be Jason Scott and Kari Krauss. UPDATE: Here’s the slides UPDATE: Huffington Post Coverage

ISEA 2011

Posted by on Aug 28, 2011

I’ll be participating on the panel New Media Archives, New Intelligent Ambiances at ISEA 2011 in Istanbul Turkey on Thursday September 15th, 2011. I’ll be speaking on my work overhauling the Rhizome ArtBase and Rhizome’s archival practices. I’ll also be presenting Ben Fino-Radin’s wonderful paper Digital Preservation Practices and the Rhizome ArtBase. UPDATE: Here’s the ...

More SOY!

Posted by on Nov 1, 2008


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