Looking Back at 2012

Another year has come and gone, seemingly in the blink of an eye. For me, it's been one to remember. 2012 was a year of great learning for me. My position at CDOT has given me more than just steady pay and something to do. I've learned so much, met…

Moar PDF.js and Popcorn Maker

Last week I wrote about my addition of a PDF.js plugin to Popcorn Maker. I took some time today to hack on it some more and I figured it was worthwhile to outline what I have accomplished thus far. I had pretty much gotten the plugin into a working…

PDF.js & Popcorn Maker

In the weeks after MozFest, the Popcorn team has been focusing on fixing up as many crash bugs ( crash = app breaking script errors ) as we can. In the down time between bugs we were given some free time to work on experimental features. One feature that David Humphrey suggested we…

A brief update

Things have been pretty exciting at CDOT over the past several months. I have fell far behind in keeping my blog up to date. I'm going to take some time today to summarize the major events that have come to pass since my last post. I'll talk about my trip…

Popcorn.js v1.3

We've just released Popcorn.js 1.3! It's been over 4 months since 1.2 and we've resolved many tickets over that time period. One of the reasons it's taken so long is that much of the team and community has been focused on our development of Butter & Popcorn…

Popcorn and Butter Testing Update - 2

Today was a good day. I've managed to get my scripts to easily handle job requests for Butter and Popcorn! This means that one try command script can be used for both botio installations for each project. When a user types "/botio try", botio will post to a…