I am a creative technologist based in New York City. I have over 8 years of experience with an emphasis on prototyping for user experience and user interface design. Happily employed as Senior Application Engineer at White Ops.
(or WordPress Node) sparked as a child open source project due to some WordPress challenges my former team at DIRECTV was battling through. Wanting to move to Node.JS, there were some questions around the CMS aspect of WordPress. I believe that WordPress could be a powerful Cloud CMS with a crystal clear separation of view and data layer, making WordPress more of a RESTful API.
nodeMoori allows audience members to actively participate with Moori, a digital art installation piece. Handling network connectivity with socket.io on top of nodejs, and rendering the UI with EJS template engine. This enables the audience to interact through their smartphones.
WordBurst was a game created in two days for a hackathon with awesome friends. Very fun days at http://gamehackday.org/ insipired me to rebuild the back-end with socket-io. WordBurst is currently in development and it is intended to be a web app.