It’s About Place: Designing a Design Conference

It’s About Place: Designing a Design Conference

In October 2013, Mutually Human team members Samuel Bowles and Jonah Bailey, along with “Human-in-Residence” Michael Nykamp and other local volunteers, hosted the third annual Midwest UX Conference in Grand Rapids, MI. The team of volunteers did a...
Math Is Not Necessary for Software Development

Math Is Not Necessary for Software Development

Sometimes, I tweet. When I tweet, sometimes people agree with me. One such occasion happened recently when I said this. Modern software development has way more to do with reading comprehension and written communication than math.— Ross Hunter (@Ross_Hunter) November...
Dog Trainers and Pull Requests

Dog Trainers and Pull Requests

This syllogism drives my decision-making when I design and build tools for myself. Let me walk through a concrete example, involving automating some git tasks: My Habits are Apparent in My Work I’m working with a small team, detangling a highly complected...