Hailing from the vast expanses of Texas, Eric Larson spends his days creating RESTful web services with Python and Ruby. He is a lead developer for the RESTful CMS Bright Content, in addition to being a contributor to the Amara and Akara XML/RDF libraries. Some say Eric also mentions AtomPub all too often in technical discussions. Outside of technology, Eric plays the bass in the indie rock band Ume, where he becomes something of a Luddite in favor of the sounds of analog compression and feedback.
The Conkeror web browser presents a familiar model for Emacs users as well as provides an interesting take on what the future of the web browser might be. The web is an application platform and Conkeror makes that platform highly customizable while adhering to the core concepts of the web… read more