Change the Course of History with Greasemonkey

A session at SXSW Interactive 2012

Tuesday 13th March, 2012

12:30pm to 1:30pm (CST)

Here we'll discuss the importance of live, working prototypes that use real data and how to create them using nothing more than a Web browser and a text editor. Then we'll break out our laptops and hack some new functions--past SxSW attendees may recall "Kick-Ass Mash-Ups with Punk Rock APIs"--into a live page. This may sound crazy, but it's exactly how I prototyped the redesigned front page at Yahoo! and a bunch of fun stuff at Netflix.

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Kent Brewster


Kent Brewster has been coming to SxSW for seven or so years, speaking mostly on topics about HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and the icky bits in between. He's an amateur poultryman, a standup comic, and a Hugo- and Nebula-nominated science fiction author.

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16 attendees

  • Adam DuVander
  • andifovendra
  • Mark Norman Francis
  • Casey Justus
  • erland
  • Todd Bradley
  • Dirk Ginader
  • Jeremy
  • Kent Brewster
  • Mike Taylor
  • Nikolai Nolan
  • Alex Sexton
  • Mike Dunn
  • Vincent Battaglia
  • Nick Vlku
  • Dustin Anderson

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  • Grant K Norwood
  • Laurian Gridinoc
  • Jeff Ward
  • Johnson Cook
  • Paul Irish
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  • Sam Bao

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Time 12:30pm1:30pm CST

Date Tue 13th March 2012


Town Lake Ballroom, Radisson Hotel & Suites Austin-Town Lake

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