FOSDEM 21 Presentation: Documentation Driven Development
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FOSDEM 21 Presentation: Documentation Driven Development

Using technical writers who are familiar with the product can improve design, functionality and usability. Developers can identify defects and often may know at least one solution. Working with technical writers, developers and add features, improve current features and fast track design. Often, writers are editors, only taking content and improving layout, not usability. Find…

OpenOffice.org: Get Started Guide
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OpenOffice.org: Get Started Guide

I wrote a Debian get started guide. My favorite part is where I offer instructions to uninstall LibreOffice. By the way, has anyone really looked at the code? I have. Slop! So, there are numerous places LibreOffice/Document Foundation did not properly rebrand. There is a DLL required? Anyway, here are the instructions. https://wiki.openoffice.org/w/images/0/02/Debian-quickinstall-oo.pdf

FOSDEM 2021: Accessibility
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FOSDEM 2021: Accessibility

This was a great time. I did a lightning talk with my daughter, Justina. The q and a portion went past 30 extra minutes and we had to stop. Loved the interactions and communication with developers interested in making their tools, applications and utilities more accessible friendly! https://archive.fosdem.org/2021/schedule/event/including_everyone

Mexico with Kids on Computers: January 2018 raspberry pi lab
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Mexico with Kids on Computers: January 2018 raspberry pi lab

Created the desktop and pi images for Kids on computers. The year before, they had set up a lab but did not know how to truncate an image and needed to find and purchase larger SD cards in Mexico. At the time I was working remotely for Arizona State University as a consultant. Here is…