Eric Meyer’s worked with the web since 1993, an internationally recognized expert on HTML, CSS, and web standards. Last year, after the tragic death of his daughter, he raised difficult questions about how we design for crisis and compassion, the risk of algorithmic cruelty, and how we can do better.
Recorded in September 2015 at XOXO, an experimental festival celebrating independently produced art and technology in Portland, Oregon. For more, visit http://xoxofest.com.
Introductory music: "Samurai" by Kyle Devine, courtesy of Marmoset. Intro animation by Craig Winslow. Video production by brytCAST. Video thumbnail by Ian Linkletter. Captions by White Coat Captioning.