Thinking about different devices viewport with Responsive Web Design at Devoxx UK

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On the 12th, and 13th of June, I’ll be in London, United Kingdom to speak at Devoxx UK. I’m happy to present at this event as I know it will be amazing, and it will be my first time in this country. My talk will be about Responsive Web Design, and how to get the... Read more

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HTML5 to the next level with Firefox OS at Python Montreal

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On the 12nd of May, next Monday, I’ll speak for the first time at Python Montreal. No, it’s not gonna be about Python as I have no skills at all with this programming language. It has been on my todo list for a while, but never had the time to play a bit more with... Read more

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Publish a Firefox OS app, and get a free phone

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If you already have a web application or a web game, or if you used PhoneGap (or Cordova) to build mobile application using HTML, CSS, and JavaScript, I have an offer for you: I’ll give you a free phone. Qualifying yourself for this offer is simple: You need to publish your application to the Firefox... Read more

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Fixing the mobile web with Firefox OS at FITC Toronto

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This morning I was presenting at FITC Toronto about Firefox OS. My goal was to introduce the developers to Firefox OS and to see how we can fix the mobile web with HTML5, and WebAPI. As usual, my slides are available online. I also had another goal with this talk. I wanted people to think... Read more

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How to get out of the crowd at Herzing College

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Yesterday, I had the pleasure to do a talk at the Herzing College, the school I went to. They allocated me one hour with the students, so I decided to split my time in two parts. Firstly, I did a talk on how to get out of the crowd for the first thirty minutes. The... Read more

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YulDev, connecting with other developers

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  Montreal’s Developers, would you like to have more occasions to network with your peers, no matter which technology they are using? If it’s the case, YulDev is for you: a new monthly meetup where you can network with developers, and talk about whatever you like. The simplicity of just discussing code (or anything else)... Read more

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Looking for a front end web developer/integrator in Montreal?

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Are you a company in Montreal or anywhere else, looking for a remote front end web developer or integrator? My friend, Debbie Rouleau, is looking for a new opportunity! I know Debbie for a while, and even if I never had a chance to work on web projects with her, I know she is a... Read more

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The one time I sang with a live band

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As you may know, I was part of a fundraising (French post) for the Marie-Vincent Foundation. I was one of the IT leaders in the Montreal industry, along with friends as the guys of Real Venture, to sing a song in front of the attendees. The goal was to raise money for the foundation. If... Read more

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Don’t hurt Mozilla

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The storm that hit Mozilla since a couple of days makes me sad… I’m in favor of gay marriage. I also have lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender friends. I would have the same opinion without them in my life. I firmly believe in freedom, and I respect people who don’t have the same opinion or... Read more

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Empower Mobile Web Developers with JavaScript & WebAPI at PragueJS

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HTML5 is a giant step in the right direction: it gives a lot more tools that developers need to create better experiences for users. The problem? It’s not there yet when it comes to web development for mobile devices. In this talk, Frédéric Harper will show you how you can use HTML, and JavaScript to... Read more

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