Hi there! I’m Dave Wasmer. I’m an Ember developer, product designer, and UX craftsman.
I’m also a blessed husband & father, amateur economist, avid sailor, wannabe wood-worker, and follower of Christ.
Whether you are an individual looking to dive into Ember, or a team looking to implement best practices, I'm ready to give you the tools and strategies you need. I've helped a range of people gain the confidence, experience, and tactical insight to deliver ambitious web applications with Ember.
User experience design is a well established discipline, but not much help exists for targeting the unique problems presented by a developer audience. I can help you streamline your onboarding flow, fill in documentation gaps, and keep power users happy.
Inlined validation messages creates a richer, more contextual error experience.
A new approach to building and maintaing web applications in the era of single page web apps.
Controllers for Express/Connect Node applications, with robust support for filters, subclassing, and more.
Drop in serializers for Express/Connect based Node applications, with built-in support for JSON-API rendering.
Easily add guides and API docs to your npm module. Custom themes, JSDoc comments, Markdown, and more.
Drop in custom webfonts from SVG sourcefiles. No more hunting through FontAwesome for another generic icon.
The Ember landscape is full of change as we approach 2.0 stable and beyond. This talk explores techniques in use at Kinvey for refactoring and upgrading old Ember code.
Good UX design leverages existing mental models. But what happens when you introduce a concept with no easy real world metaphors?
Running untrusted code in node in a safe mode while handling the lode.