Faruk At.eş

About Faruk Ateş

Faruk Ateş does creative things on the Web, like Modernizr: an Open Source library that helps you take advantage of cutting-edge features in HTML5 and CSS3 today. Prior to going independent and working to make building great websites easier and faster, Faruk was the Product Designer at Apture, now acquired by Google, and did a three year stint as a UI Engineer at Apple, where he helped bring modern web development techniques to the Online Store and MobileMe.

Faruk has written for many publications both online and in print, and speaks all around the world about web design, development, standards and best practices. He is a co-founder of Presentate, an online presentation software startup in San Francisco, and spends his time between there and Vancouver, B.C.


Past Speaking Engagements

Faruk speaks at conferences around the world. Below are his past speaking engagements, provided via Lanyrd.


Faruk also writes for a couple of online and print publications. A sample:

Why conference diversity matters

.net Magazine, January 8, 2013

A primer on sexism in the tech industry

.net Magazine, October 10, 2012

Design the perfect URL

.net Magazine, January 26, 2012

Inclusive Design

Smashing Magazine, January 12, 2012

Taking Advantage of HTML5 and CSS3 with Modernizr

A List Apart, June 22, 2010

CSS For Web Designers Only (Amazon)

Contributing Expert; sections on animations in CSS, the modern web and the future of the web.

Here on My own website

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