Max Firtman

Max Firtman

Max Firtman, a mobile + web developer, trainer, speaker, and writer, teaches mobile HTML5 and performance trainings for top companies around the world. The founder of ITMaster, an IT-training company, Max is a well-known professional in the mobile-web community, blogging about mobile-web platforms on and keeping compatibility tables updated at He has written many books, including Programming the Mobile Web (available in a second edition) and the recent High Performance Mobile Web, published by O’Reilly Media.


Reflecting on 20 years on the web

June 22, 2017

Maximiliano Firtman explains why, after years of adding layers of complexity to the frontend, it makes sense to go back to the roots of the web.