Maker of little apps, former PhD student in MIT's User Interface Design Group.
Curriculum Vitae / Resume
Theseus: my ongoing master's thesis work, an interface for understanding asynchronous code. Slides and paper from CHI 2014.
Research Log: since October, I've been attempting to log my research ideas here.
Ditty: my other master's thesis work (which is currently on hold) is a development environment where all code is shared by default.
Infinite Sketchpad: draw and take notes on an infinite canvas. (iPad, ★★★★½)
Todournament prioritizes your to-do list by letting your tasks duke it out, tournament-style.
Programming is Easy: the beginnings of a programming tutorial for people who may not even know what programming is. Fork it.
KeepWorking is in your status bar, reminding you of what you were working on before you were interrupted. (OS X)
Quick Note to Self lets you e-mail yourself very quickly. (iPhone)
Sitting Timer reminds you of how long you've been sitting at your computer. (OS X)
Look of Disapproval is in your status bar, always disapproving. (OS X)
Common Sense Knowledge Bases: an introduction to technologies for smacking some sense into machines.
The invisible benefits of gaming while male
I was a grad student from August 31, 2011 to January 15, 2014.
I was a co-founder of Tree from January 15, 2014 to September 15, 2014.
I've been a Google employee since November 3, 2014!