Jodie O'Rourke | Interactive Developer
I take a great design and bring it to life. I then make it talk to servers and other applications.
A first-class specialist in Rich Internet Applications, online video, dynamic user interfaces, component development and interaction design.
I have worked for:
Prudential, Citigroup UK, Egg, Picsel Technologies, Electoral Reform Society, Creative Common Good, Candi, Strike Artists, Ornadel Management, Newfangled Media Ltd, T-Factor Inc and most recently the exciting Internet TV service Blinkbox (now owned by Tesco).
Platforms & Frameworks: Flash Platform, Silverlight, iOS, Android, OSMF, MMPPF.
Supportive knowledge: Interaction Design, OOP, Accessibility (WCAG), Continuous integration, Optimisation for mobile/devices.
Author: Flash Mobile Application Development For Dummies (Wiley)
Technical Editor for O'Reilly Media
Adobe Certified Expert and Adobe Community Professional (ACP)
Adobe Community Leader:
- Co-manager of the worldwide OSMF User Group
- Founder of Flexdeveloper.eu
- Founder of Midlands Flash Platform User Group and organiser of Flash Camps in Birmingham, Manchester and London
Speaker at conferences and user groups about Flash technologies. Topics have included:
- Building mobile applications with AIR
- Flex component and asset management
- Open Source Media Framework
- Flash Media Playback & Strobe Media Playback
- Generating revenue from video
- Getting started with Flash Media Server for Flash and Flex applications
Bachelor of Science with 1st-class honours and
Master of Science with Distinction from The Nottingham Trent University
When I'm not doing all that:
I'm a PADI certified Rescue Diver, and enjoy visiting marine parks and wrecks around the world.
I also like a bit a of skiing/snowboarding, when I can tear myself away from the sea!
- Mac OS find files using regex
- ADB device driver won't install
- Eclipse: An error has occurred. See the log file .metadata/.log
- Updated blinkbox iPad app
- Nexus 7 doesn't appear in adb devices list
- Improve the keyboard in the Samsung ICS update
- 403 Forbidden error on Mac web server
- Getting error with manually created NIB?
- Adding/removing items from PATH on Mac
- Presenting at Flash Oxford
Places you'll find me:
- January 2017
- December 2016
- November 2016
- October 2016
- September 2016
- August 2016
- July 2016
- June 2016
- May 2016
- April 2016
- March 2016
- February 2016