Posts by Steve Ganz

  • Steve Ganz

    YUI stands for Yahoo! User Interface Library which is a set of utilities and controls, written in JavaScript, for building rich interactive web applications. The web developers of the User Experience team here at LinkedIn make extensive use of YUI and recently sat down to talk about it with Nate Koechley, Senior Frontend Engineer on the YUI Team at Yahoo! Thanks to Nate and everyone else on the YUI team for giving us the tools that help us spend more time focusing on developing the…

  • Steve Ganz

    Data portability is on a lot of people’s minds right now. You don’t need to be an A-list blogger trying to export your massive friend list to know that your address book is your own, nor to recognize that toting around your network can be cumbersome. You shouldn’t have to reinvent yourself — and rediscover your colleagues — over and over again. At LinkedIn, we’ve always believed that users should own and control their data. And we’ve walked the walk…