The Web Ahead

Conversations with world experts on changing technologies and future of the web. The Web Ahead is your shortcut to keeping up. Hosted by Jen Simmons.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 1h20m. Bisher sind 117 Folge(n) erschienen. Dies ist ein wöchentlich erscheinender Podcast

117: Transforming the Shapes with Eva Ferreira

Web pages are visually and technically a pile of boxes. By default, all those boxes are rectangles and squares. But they don't have to be any longer. With CSS we can now transform those rectangles into parallelograms, rhombuses, skewed boxes, circles, and


 2016-06-30  1h9m

116: Preserving the Architecture of the Web with Stefan Tilkov

There’s a lot of pressure these days to use a JavaScript framework to create every website. “Which one is best?” people ask, “Which one should I use?” Stefan Tilkov joins Jen Simmons to talk about the architectural style of the web, and how to understand


 2016-05-31  1h44m

115: Predicting the future with Rachel Andrew, Eric Meyer, and Jeffrey Zeldman

The landscape of what's possible in web page layout is changing. Jen has a theory that this change will be a big one — perhaps the biggest change to graphic design on the web in over 15 years.


 2016-04-30  1h21m

114: Laying Out the Future with Rachel Andrew

Everything about web page layout is changing. New CSS specifications will make it possible to do designs we've never seen before.


 2016-04-04  1h47m

113: Standing on Turtles with Husani Oakley

Our technology has gotten really complicated. Sometimes we get so deep into our work, we lose sight of what matters. We have hundreds of choices to make — how do we ever decide? Husani Oakley joins Jen Simmons to debate.


 2016-02-22  1h23m

112: Imagining the Web of Things with Stephanie Rieger and Jonas Sicking

Talking about the Internet of Things is all the rage these days. What is it about, and why is there so much hype? Will an ecosystem of internet-connected “devices” take over our lives? What role does the web play in all this?


 2016-02-11  1h45m

111: Going Responsive with Karen McGrane

It’s clear. Responsive is the way to go. One website for all screen sizes, for all devices. But what does it take for a company with an pre-existing site or pre-existing way of working together to make the needed changes to go responsive?


 2015-12-17  1h4m

110: Understanding the Web with Jeremy Keith

The web is being compared to "native" a lot these days, with some even declaring the web dead. But what are the strengths web? What does it do that native can't touch? What is it we are making when we are creating something of the web?


 2015-11-17  1h12m

109: Designing Products with Dustin Senos

Designing a successful product takes more than attention to the look & feel, or the interface architecture. Great product design happens earlier in the process, when the product itself is defined and understood.


 2015-11-03  1h8m

108: Improving Humanity with Pamela Pavliscak

We often focus on improving user experience — making it easier for people to use the sites and products we create. But when do we get to focus on a bigger picture? Are we making true improvements to people's lives? Are they happier?


 2015-10-27  1h24m