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Karen B.

Location:

New York, NY
Hometown: Manhattan

Member since:

July 9, 2013

What do you hope to get out of the group?

The unexpected learning experience that would not be possible otherwise ; )

What experience level do you have with coding?

intermediate HTML/CSS3, familiar with responsive techniques, beginner PHP, MySQL, jQuery, JSON, Processing

Tell us one fun and interesting fact about yourself!

Am currently taking a Coursera class on the history of the internet and was reminded of my first encounter with it back in the late 80's at Brooklyn College where I accessed some scientific journals via a terminal that connected by placing the receiver (picture a handset with round mouth and ear sections connected by a curved bar) into a molded 'thing' of the opposite shape, which then communicated with sounds similar to a fax machine.

Introduction

A marketing manager, as well as amateur photographer and graphic designer, I have been wading in the shallow end of the front end pool for a few years, ready to go into deeper waters!


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