Hot Hacks Weekend

I had the honour of participating in a great event last weekend. As part of the Hot Docs film festival taking place this week in Toronto, The Mozilla Foundation hosted something called Hot Hacks. The purpose of Hot Hacks was to pair up the best documentary film makers up with…

Working with the Bay Area Video Coalition

Hello Internet!! It's been some time since I have blogged, but I can explain why. It all began roughly 2 months ago, when myself and several others started a re-write of Butterapp. It is a tool created to make it easier for non programmers to create web pages driven by…

Butter Event Editor Module Part II

In recent weeks, I've been working with Scott, Dave, Mohammed and Bobby to create an API for Butter. Bobby has been developing the core API. Scott has been working on a Timeline Module that will visualize track event data and Dave has created a Previewer Module that can display real-time…

Butter in the Classroom!

What an exciting week this has turned out to be!  On Monday morning's Scrum, we heard that a gifted grade 6 class in the Toronto area was interested in using Butter for a school project... We though "oh that's really cool!" and then continued hacking away on Popcorn…