Drawing straight lines with code is relatively easy. Replicating the kind of wavering, random lines that a human might draw is harder.
Web interactives are an area with so much potential, that it can sometimes feel frustrating to work in because we’re still in the early days of figuring out what makes one good.
Many months ago, I was interviewed by Cathy White for her ongoing podcast series about women in tech.
The interview’s about My Tech Journey, why I started coding and how I did it.
I previously worked as an Interactives Developer at the F.T., building data visualisations, calculators, bots, scrapers and self-updating graphics with Node.js and d3.js.
I was previously a technology reporter for the Wall Street Journal and the Register.