J. Nathan Matias     MIT Media Lab

I collaborate on technology, research, and communities which empower people to become more creative, more effective, and more informed. I'm a PhD candidate at the MIT Media Lab Center for Civic Media and an affiliate at the Berkman-Klein Center at Harvard.

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kgb Web Application Interface Integration: 2010

Experimenting with Rails 2.2.2 I18n Features We completely refactored the architecture and user experience of the system's overarching UI, did international requirements capturing travel + meetings, and UAT, and all we got was this screenshot

After Texperts was acquired by the Knowledge Generation Bureau, our team was asked to expand the service into several new regions and languages. I was responsible for investigating and setting our internationalisation approach for Ruby on Rails and Javascript.

In addition, I worked with Robert Heaney to gather requirements, scope, and develop an integrated web interface which combined all of our formerly-separate applications, spread across nearly a hundred virtual servers.

I can't show much from the project, but here are two screenshots that made it into the wild: