A week in Hawaii

Working from home is great. It can get lonely at times though, especially when the rest of your team lives 6 timezones away. It makes it a bit more difficult to get to know each other, coordinate, and work efficiently as a team. Luckily for me, I work for Automattic and get to meet my teammates in person a few times a year!
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Blast off with Jetpack – WPBudapest meetup

Last night, I gave a talk about Jetpack at our local #WPBudapest meetup. If you live in Budapest and like WordPress, you should join us next time!

And until next month, you can check my slides here:

Blast off with Jetpack

Discover the Jetpack plugin, and why should you give it a try on your WordPress site.

If you have any questions about my presentation, let me know!

Connected: Myo, one more step towards Cyborg me

About 2 years ago, I stumbled across an interesting project: a team of developers from Ontario was developing an armband named Myo that would detect all muscle movements in your arm. It would then allow you to control all kinds of objects around you. Look at their demo video to find out more:

You’re sold, right? I was, too. I immediately pre-ordered one, and started imagining tons of potential uses for this thing.

Fast-forward 2 years, I finally received it! I’ve been playing with it for the past few weeks and it definitely has some potential. We’re still far from the demo video though: Thalmic (the company behind Myo) will need to get more developers involved to integrate Myo support for games, applications, and other gadgets. Still, it’s a nice little toy, and it could become very useful!

Details and first impressions