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Faruk Ates

Faruk is a designer, developer and web standards educator with a strong passion for accessible techniques and progressive enhancement. Now busy with a new startup of his own, Faruk previously worked as Lead Designer at Apture, User Interface Engineer at Apple, and before that he built and designed Content Management Systems at a startup in The Netherlands.

Whenever time permits him, Faruk works on open source tools like Modernizr and jQuery Runloop, aiming to help people make better websites and applications. He also frequently writes for publications both online and print, and speaks at conferences and events all around the world. He now lives in San Francisco.