I'm a PM on the Advanced Development Team, which is part of the Microsoft Research Redmond Lab.
Our team works in the web space; innovating with MSR and Microsoft technologies to deliver a compelling web experience.
See my blog feed below for recent updates on work projects and the intersection with everyday life. Or follow me on Twitter @frankatmsr; or Facebook @http://www.facebook.com/deboboy.
- MobileUXCamp Seattle 2013: post conference
Yesterday I attended MobileUXCamp in Seattle; at the University of Washington, Mary Gates Hall. It was another good turnout of UX pros mashing up thoughts about where mobile is and where it’s going. Some in the moment notes from the event below: One fella I met this morning left NYC, tired of working 110hr weeks […]
Sun, 19 May 2013 20:55:08 +0000
- RMC OData V2
We recently updated the Microsoft Research OData service found at http://odata.research.microsoft.com. The service now supports JSON output. Here’s the root endpoint: http://odata.research.microsoft.com/odata.svc/ Give it a try, build some apps.
Fri, 17 May 2013 02:08:33 +0000
- Web Analytics Visualization
As I’ve shared before, my team manages the web space for Microsoft Research. This includes the web platform at http://research.microsoft.com. Like any web team we take a keen interest in web analytics. Earlier this year we decided to experiment with visualizing web analytics in an HTML5 canvas app; which ended up as two separate apps: For large […]
Fri, 17 May 2013 01:47:19 +0000
Perhaps the next evolution of smart web design is morelets. Let me explain. Responsive design does a nice job of making web sites easier to read content on whatever device you happen to be using; adapting to the viewport [screen] in an elegant, dynamic way. But responsive design doesn’t help you focus on what you’re likely to read […]
Wed, 01 May 2013 23:55:07 +0000
- Making beautiful web content…
is not the same as making web content beautiful. Been thinking and reading a lot about this. This is in large part driven by the reality that sometimes we [people browsing, checking out web sites] have almost no control over the content we browse; yet we have an expectation of a web site – all web sites – being beautiful […]
Fri, 28 Sep 2012 22:52:20 +0000