This is the follow-up post on building a chessbot for Slack.
The main focus on the previous segment was on technical engineering: authentication, request handling, image rendering, and chess rules. However, when submitting an app to the Slack App Directory, one has to take a step back and consider the entirety of the app from the user’s perspective.Continue reading
This year, I gave a talk at Syntaxcon in Charleston, SC. Being my first talk on design, I was out of my comfort zone, however I would be remiss if I didn’t speak my mind on the subject. The over-arching theme was to get other engineers out of their comfort zones as well and to get involved in the design process.Continue reading