FOWA Dublin 2009: How to build amazing web applications - Lessons learned from building Twitter.com
Blaine Cook is a developer of fine internet software and evangelist for the open web. While at Twitter he created OAuth, experimented with federating social networks, and taught whales to fly. Before that, he cut his Ruby and Rails teeth building Odeo, and helped move non-profits online. Most recently, he has helped Yahoo! Brickhouse's Fire Eagle soar to new heights. A native of Vancouver, BC, he now lives north of Belfast, NI by way of San Francisco.